Windows OS

Windows Domain Controller Certificate template for LDAPS, Strong KDC, etc. 1

To perform LDAPS with Domain Controllers, you must install a certificate into the personal store of the computer account. If you are using Windows Enterprise CAs, it is no problem, as a dedicated template used to exist for a while. For 3rd-party CAs, until Windows 2003, the requirements the certificate […]

Useful hotfixes for your Windows 2008 R2 Servers and Domain Controllers

In addition to the monthly security patches from Microsoft, some hotfixes are worth to apply on Windows 2008 R2 servers and in particular on Domain Controllers. First of all, there’s the enterprise rollup package which is available in the Microsoft Catalog but is not available to Update Services by default. […]