* Posts by simkin

3 posts • joined 5 Oct 2018

Encryption? This time it'll be usable, Thunderbird promises

simkin

Re: The only reason "everyone" runs Outlook is because "everyone" uses Exchange.

Samba 4+ can run as full AD directory servers or members. Windows administration tools work on them.

I wouldn't necessarily recommend it for an SMB, but if you have anyone in ops who actually knows how to run Linux it's quite possible to fully implement an AD server infrastructure using just Samba.

Ever used VFEmail? No? Well, chances are you never will now: Hackers wipe servers, backups in 'catastrophic' attack

simkin

Re: Backups?

You figure it out. Data that isn't backed up might as well not exist.

Decoding the Chinese Super Micro super spy-chip super-scandal: What do we know – and who is telling the truth?

simkin

Re: Anonymous coward

DOJ is infamous for always being able and willing to find something to indict someone for if they want. What exec is going to say no to the US government with that perpetual threat hanging over them? Not to mention national security considerations.

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