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ZENworks Patch Management and the WannaCrypt ransomware attack

Darrin VandenBos

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May 19, 2017 2:39 pm

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As of a few days ago, the WannaCrypt ransomware attack (better known as WannaCry) that rocked Europe and Asia over the past weekend has been reported in 150 countries throughout the world and continues to hold at least 50,000 computers hostage. As the attack unfolded, Microsoft issued a guidance report advising Windows customers to make …

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Patch Notifications, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Suite

What’s coming in ZENworks Full Disk Encryption 2017 Update 1

Darrin VandenBos

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May 18, 2017 1:00 pm

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ZENworks 2017 Update 1–now in beta with an expected release date in June–provides significant enhancements to ZENworks Full Disk Encryption. Here are the highlights of what’s new, what’s changed, and what you should know as you prepare to roll out ZENworks Full Disk Encryption 2017 Update 1. What’s new Support for UEFI firmware and GPT …

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Use the Digital Workforce to Create a Competitive Advantage

Gil Cattelain

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April 5, 2017 12:40 pm

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“It is not the strongest or the most intelligent who will survive but those who can best manage change.” – Charles Darwin Take a look around: The business landscape is a lot more flexible today than it was a decade ago. Now, at least 50 percent of the U.S. workforce now holds a job that …

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Categories: Desktop Containers, Endpoint Management, Expert Views, File & Networking Services, Filr, General, iPrint, Messenger, PR Blog, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Suite

An update on ZENworks Reporting



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March 10, 2017 9:39 am

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During the past few days, I had folks asking me about what’s happening on the Reporting front. So I thought it best to share the update with a wider audience. The start of this year was a major milestone for ZENworks with the release of ZENworks 2017…

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Categories: Endpoint Management, Novell, Service Desk, ZENworks, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Windows 10 Best Practices using ZCM

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January 20, 2017 11:17 am

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Are you planning a Windows 10 rollout in the next few weeks? Are you looking for an easy-to-manage, fully automated solution that also supports different hardware types? Are you using ZENWorks Configuration Management and are you struggling with Microsoft Deployment Tools (MDT)? If you answered “Yes” to at least 2 questions, you should read more. …

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Installing ZENworks Agent through Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT)

asudheer

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January 13, 2017 3:46 pm

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The Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) can help build an automated installation source for deploying Windows OS and Office. The build can also include device drivers, Windows updates, and any other software. The ZENworks Agent is one such software that needs to be installed during deployment. Now, let me explain the way …

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Deploying Windows 10 Feature Updates via ZENworks Patch Management

Darrin VandenBos

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October 12, 2016 3:04 pm

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In a previous article I explained that the ZENworks Patch Management content feed includes Windows 10 quality updates (security and reliability patches) but not Windows 10 feature (version) updates. For example, the feed includes quality updates for Windows 10 Version 1511 and Version 1607 (the Anniversary Update), but does not include the feature update to …

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Get Notified of New Patches for Specific Products



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October 5, 2016 11:14 am

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I’ve had several questions lately about how to get notified of new patches. Fortunately we have several ways for you to find out about when new patches are released. The first is via the Patch Finder. When you first go to the Patch Finder you will see what new patches have been released in the …

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Categories: Collaboration, Cool Tools, Endpoint Management, File & Networking Services, File Management Suite, File Reporter, Filr, General, GroupWise, iPrint, Micro Focus Application Virtualization, Mobility, NetWare, Novell Client, Open Enterprise Server, Open Workgroup Suite, Patch Notifications, Storage Manager, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Application Virtualization, ZENworks Asset Management, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Endpoint Security Management, ZENworks Full Disk Encryption, ZENworks Patch Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

We’re Looking for Input on the Future of Our “Community” Site



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August 25, 2016 9:21 am

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With the merger of Novell, NetIQ, and SUSE with Attachmate…… then the merger of The Attachmate Group with Micro Focus…….  Then the Micro Focus acquisition of Serena, well…… we currently have a quite a disjointed customer community running on multiple platforms and it’s quite a mess. When I talk “community”, it’s the places where you can …

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Today’s ZCTW – System Update on Servers recording now available

jblackett

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August 10, 2016 11:02 pm

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We had a great call this morning lead by Arvind and Madhu from our Support and Engineering teams. Great deep dive on the server side aspects of System Update. If you were able to join us I hope you found it helpful, if you didn’t you can view the recording here. Don’t forget we have …

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