Category Archives: Security

Deep visibility of cloud by Gigamon

By | January 14, 2018

A couple months ago I had a pleasure and honor to attend at the Cloud Field Day 2. One of presenting companies was Gigamon which showed their solutions for public/hybrid cloud. Gigamon was founded in 2004 and their products are physical and virtual network visibility technologies such as network TAP (Terminal Access Point, an external monitoring device that… Read More »

How to configure smart card logon on vSphere 6.5?

By | November 7, 2017

Recently I configured a smart card authentication for vCenter Server 6.5. I have to admin that configuration is simple, however there is an important point - using a correct certificate format. When you follow a configuration guide (here) you can notice that the configuration is based on two points: Configure the Reverse Proxy to Request Client Certificates. In… Read More »

NetBackup Security: NetBackup Access Control (NBAC)

By | December 27, 2015

Recently I have reviewed the newest version of Symantec NetBackup ™ Security and Encryption Guide and I realized that I have not met so often in my customer environment an important NetBackup security option: NBAC. Hmm, I can admit, I have seen twice this feature implemented... The NetBackup Access Control (NBAC) is the role-based access control that is used for… Read More »