Saturday, October 1, 2016

How to create a web app from an existing web page within ChromeOS

To create a web app within ChromeOS from an existing web page, access the URL in question as normal.  Click on the three button overflow menu selection –> More Tools –> Add to shelf.


A small dialog box should appear.  You can rename the entry and also use the available option to open the shortcut within a new window.


A new shortcut icon should appear on the taskbar.


To remove the “Open as window” option, right-click on the taskbar icon and uncheck the menu selection.


MailSniper is a penetration testing tool, written in PowerShell, to allow for mass searching through email across every mailbox of an organization’s Microsoft Exchange environment.

Windows Firewall Control

Windows Firewall Control is a free utility which extends the functionality of Windows Firewall and provides new extra features.

Emerging Threats ETOpen – Anti-malware IDS/IPS Ruleset

The ETOpen Ruleset is an anti-malware IDS/IPS ruleset that enables users with cost constraints to significantly enhance their existing network-based malware detection. To use this ruleset you need an IDS such as Snort or Suricata.

Mailbox Recovery Troubleshooter

Microsoft has an Exchange Online mailbox recovery troubleshooter available at the link below.


The moreutils package is a set of utilities for Linux and FreeBSD.  Some of the commands included are:

chronic: Runs a command quietly unless it fails.

: Combine the lines in two files using boolean operations.

: Look up errno names and descriptions.

ifdata: Get network interface information without parsing ifconfig output.

: Run a program if the standard input is not empty.

isutf8: Check if a file or standard input is UTF-8.

lckdo: Execute a program with a lock held.

: Pipe two commands, returning the exit status of the first.

: Run multiple jobs at once.

: tee standard input to pipes.

: Soak up standard input and write to a file.

: Timestamp standard input.

vidir: Edit a directory in your text editor.

: Insert a text editor into a pipe.

zrun: Automatically uncompress arguments to command.

More information can be found at the moreutils web site at

Azure AD Connect Configuration Documenter

The Azure AD Connect Configuration Documenter is a free utility to generate documentation of an Azure AD Connect installation based on an exported server configuration.

Media eXperience Analyzer

Media eXperience Analyzer (MXA) is a tool used to visualize ETW traces, with a particular emphasis on media scenarios such as audio/video capture and playback.


IPLeak.Net is a web site that displays network information such as IP address and DNS server values.