Hardware


I read you loud and clear !

Documentation is one of the least regarded aspects of the work that an IT professional needs to cover. How many times have you had to trace cables in the heat of a problem only to realise that the documentation is either wrong or non existent. However there are tools available to help you with the […]


DSM 5.0-4528 released – get your Synology updated

Synology update The latest release is out and ready for installation on your synology  device. Time for an update !! Fixed Issues Fixed two Linux kernel vulnerabilities that could allow local users to cause a denial of service resulting in uncontrolled recursion or unkillable mount process (CVE-2014-5471 and CVE-2014-5472). Fixed one Linux kernel vulnerability that […]


DSM update time again (5.0-4493 Update 3)

Synology have released another update for the RS NAS range – time to get that patch on   Version: 5.0-4493 Update 3 (2014/07/24) Improvements 1. Improved the stability of volume expansion. Fixed Issues 1. Fixed two SAMBA vulnerabilities which allowed remote attackers to use the weaknesses to perform DoS attacks (CVE-2014-0244, CVE-2014-3493). 2. Fixed an […]


Bridging the gap……

A client required a link between two locations to allow disaster recovery planning to create off site copies of  virtual machines and dat. However the preferred fibre optic option was not possible and the client required a higher bandwidth that conventional fibre to cabinet offerings such as BT Infinity.