Author: Sanjay

 Folks,I hope this finds you all doing well. As some of you may now, over the years, I have shared numerous perspectives on foundational cyber security and on Active Directory security, both here (i.e. on this blog) and at my second blog.Unfortuna…

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Dear Bill,Here’s wishing you Sir, likely the most successful and influential person of not just our time, but of all time, a very Happy B’day!Photo source and attirbution: https://mobile.twitter.com/BillGates/photoMost of the world knows you as th…

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Dear Bill,Here’s wishing you Sir, likely the most successful and influential person of not just our time, but of all time, a very Happy B’day!Photo source and attirbution: https://mobile.twitter.com/BillGates/photoMost of the world knows you as th…

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Folks,Here’s wishing you all a very Happy Fourth of July!  Hope you have a great one!I was supposed to answer a certain question today, but I decided to take the day off, so I’ll answer it in days to come.Best wishes,Sanjay.

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Folks,Here’s wishing you all a very Happy Fourth of July!  Hope you have a great one!I was supposed to answer a certain question today, but I decided to take the day off, so I’ll answer it in days to come.Best wishes,Sanjay.

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Folks,A few days ago I asked a (seemingly) very simple question ; no I’m not referring to this one, I’m referring to this one here  -Can Anyone (i.e. any Cyber Security Company or Expert) Help Thousands of Microsoft’s Customers MITIGATE the Risk P…

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Folks,A few days ago I asked a (seemingly) very simple question ; no I’m not referring to this one, I’m referring to this one here  -Can Anyone (i.e. any Cyber Security Company or Expert) Help Thousands of Microsoft’s Customers MITIGATE the Risk P…

Read More Mimikatz DCSync Mitigation

Folks,A few days ago I asked a (seemingly) very simple question ; no I’m not referring to this one, I’m referring to this one here  -Can Anyone (i.e. any Cyber Security Company or Expert) Help Thousands of Microsoft’s Customers MITIGATE the Risk P…

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Folks,Hello again. Today onwards, as I had promised, it is finally TIME for us to help SAFEGUARD Microsoft’s Global Ecosystem.Before I share how we uniquely do so, or answer this paramount question, or ask more such ones, I thought I’d ask likely the m…

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Folks,Hello again. Today onwards, as I had promised, it is finally TIME for us to help SAFEGUARD Microsoft’s Global Ecosystem.Before I share how we uniquely do so, or answer this paramount question, or ask more such ones, I thought I’d ask likely the m…

Read More WHAT is the ONE Essential Cyber Security Capability WITHOUT which NOT a single Active Directory object or domain can be adequately secured?

Folks,Hello again. Today onwards, as I had promised, it is finally TIME for us to help SAFEGUARD Microsoft’s Global Ecosystem.Before I share how we uniquely do so, or answer this paramount question, or ask more such ones, I thought I’d ask likely the m…

Read More WHAT is the ONE Essential Cyber Security Capability WITHOUT which NOT a single Active Directory object or domain can be adequately secured?

Folks,Given what it is I do, I don’t squander a minute of precious time, unless something is very important, and this is very important.Let me explain why this is so alarming, concerning and so important to cyber security, and why at many organizations…

Read More Alarming! : Windows Update Automatically Downloaded and Installed an Untrusted Self-Signed Kernel-mode Lenovo Driver on New Surface Device

Folks,Given what it is I do, I don’t squander a minute of precious time, unless something is very important, and this is very important.Let me explain why this is so alarming, concerning and so important to cyber security, and why at many organizations…

Read More Alarming! : Windows Update Automatically Downloaded and Installed an Untrusted Self-Signed Kernel-mode Lenovo Driver on New Surface Device

Folks,I trust you’re well. Today, I just wanted to take a few minutes to answer a few questions that I’ve been asked so many times.Here are the answers to the Top-5 questions I am frequently asked -You’re the CEO of a company (Paramount Defenses), so w…

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