Archive for the ‘LANDesk’ Category

Softmon realtime spyware scanning ON/OFF – LD9 x64

November 3rd, 2011 No comments

In an OLD POST, I uploaded two Custom Defnitions to enable and disable Softmon realtime spyware scanning. Here are updated Custom Definitions you can import to LDMS9 SP2 (latest MCP patches as of 11/02/11 required).  They now properly support both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows OSes. Softmon Spyware Scan ON/OFF Enjoy!

Set discard time for sdmcache

January 18th, 2011 No comments

Sets discard time for all packages

Theft recovery helper vbscript rev3

October 25th, 2010 No comments

Message from author:  Due to a change at, the script has been updated and tweaked. Helps you find a stolen computer by asking FREEGEOPIP.NET/XML for public-facing IP/Hostname and placing it in Inventory. script can be downloaded here: externalip

Patch content BKM

September 27th, 2010 No comments

Summary This article talks about the vulnerability content you should be scanning for with LANDesk Patch Manager. The recommendations are based on research conducted by several leading security firms. I provide a synopsis of the conclusions here, but the short version is that over the course of 2009 client-side applications were the most exploited aspects of […]

Patch more, patch faster

September 21st, 2010 No comments

Getting a handle on patching 3rd party apps should be one of your top security priorities

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Custom Security Settings for Mac

September 16th, 2010 No comments

Write Security data to LANDesk inventory file

Package for Mac local users and groups and security extensions

September 16th, 2010 No comments

This is a .pkg file to install these two scripts. There is a postinstall script which will add commands to ldcron for running the scripts every four hours.

Mac Firewall settings to inventory

September 16th, 2010 No comments

Write Mac OS X firewall information to LANDesk inventory file

Softmon realtime spyware scanning ON/OFF

September 15th, 2010 No comments

Allows you to control real time spyware scanning

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RunOnce registry key monitor

September 15th, 2010 No comments

Monitors the registry of clients and reports modifications to the RunOnce key

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