How To: Graph API to export Intune Managed Devices

Hi, I am Jyoti Prakash, part of SI IGD, based out of Bangalore, India. This blog gives you a glimpse of what Intune Graph API is all about and how to use it. What is Graph API? The Microsoft Graph API for Intune enables programmatic access to Intune information for your tenant; the API provides … Continue reading How To: Graph API to export Intune Managed Devices

Exporting Events from Disconnected Systems to Ingest into Azure Sentinel

I had the occasion recently to work with a customer that had domain controllers that were disconnected from the Internet, but still wanted to ingest the server event logs into Azure Sentinel. Sifting through research I found there's a myriad of ways to do it (including standing up a Log Analytics gateway) but one of … Continue reading Exporting Events from Disconnected Systems to Ingest into Azure Sentinel

Re-mapping large number of printers with PowerShell

Recently, one of our bigger clients had request to migrate from old to new Print servers. This task also involved re-mapping printers on user side. So far the printers had been mapped manually and in the company with 10000+ users and over 1000 print queues spread over 3 Print servers this would be very difficult … Continue reading Re-mapping large number of printers with PowerShell

Field Notes: Error when changing DNS replication scope

Introduction Way back when your AD integrated DNS zone data lived inside of the naming context in AD (next to your users and computers) you could protect it from accidental deletion just like any other object. But this can cause a problem years later when you want to move these zones to their own application … Continue reading Field Notes: Error when changing DNS replication scope

New Updates for Windows Virtual Desktop including Admin Portal

In order to help remote workers efficiently, I would like to share with you latest updates that WVD Team have made to manage Windows Virtual Desktop Service in Azure. Windows Virtual Desktop Admin PortalĀ  now in Public Preview. Windows Virtual Desktop Service has been expanded to additional locations Additional Security capabilities More ... Windows Virtual … Continue reading New Updates for Windows Virtual Desktop including Admin Portal

Intune: Export Policies for Comparison

Hey everyone, Theron (aka T-) here, Senior Consultant with Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS), deeply involved in a current project to configure Intune for a customer's use. As with many of your customers, mine found themselves in a situation where they needed to get a secure 'remote' working solution in place quickly due to the COVID-19 … Continue reading Intune: Export Policies for Comparison

Side-Channel Attack Mitigation via GPO (Group Policy Objects)

What is the side-channel attack we need to be aware of? The main side-channel attack we refer to in IT are more specifically the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. Both of these leveraged a cache-based vulnerability in modern-day CPU's. There have been numerous vulnerabilities linked to the same core-issue but they are treated as individual CVE's and as such have … Continue reading Side-Channel Attack Mitigation via GPO (Group Policy Objects)