How to Encrypt your Hyper-V Guest VM’s using the GUI

27. July 2017 Technical 0
Encrypting guest virtual machines is another layer of protection you can add in Hyper-V. Why would an admin want to do this? Because while encrypting the Hyper-V Host itself can protect against stolen physical disks, enabling BitLocker inside your virtual machines protects against stolen virtual disks as well (e.g. if an attacker were to gain access to an ...

How to Encrypt your Hyper-V Host Server using the GUI

20. July 2017 Technical 0
Full disk encryption is becoming more important in the SMB.  I recommend this for every Windows 10 Pro PC, and also for your Windows Servers. Small businesses often have a single physical Hyper-V host server, maybe two. And these are usually located in a network closet or mechanical room, in a small office space.  These ...

How I advise my clients on compliance & security

29. June 2017 Business, Technical 1
Information Security is becoming more and more important in today’s world. Here in the North America (including Canada and the US), we have several laws that require us to meet certain compliance requirements as it relates to Information Security for various industries.  Other nations, such as those belonging to the European Union, face these challenges as ...

Office 365 Email encryption vs. Rights Management templates

14. March 2016 Technical 0
This is a four-part post on Azure Rights Management for Office 365. The Azure RMS service is a powerful tool that we can use to prevent data leakage and share information securely with users inside & outside of the organization. Follow along as we explore how to: Activate Azure Rights Management for Office 365  Configure Email encryption for Office ...

How to configure Email encryption for Office 365

14. March 2016 Technical 0
This is a four-part post on Azure Information Protection (formerly Rights Management) for Office 365. The Azure RMS service is a powerful tool that we can use to prevent data leakage and share information securely with users inside & outside of the organization. Follow along as we explore how to: Activate Azure Information Protection for Office 365  Configure Email encryption for ...