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Use PowerShell to Security Test SQL Server and SharePoint

Summary: Guest blogger, Niklas Goude, talks about using Windows PowerShell to perform brute force security testing on SQL Server and SharePoint. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. Today we have Niklas Goude back with Part 2 of his Security Week series. Niklas Goude is a Security Consultant at TrueSec and an MVP in Windows PowerShell...

Use PowerShell for Network Host and Port Discovery Sweeps

Summary: Guest blogger, Niklas Goude, discusses using Windows PowerShell to perform ping sweeps and port scans on a connected network. Microsoft Scripting Guy, Ed Wilson, is here. This week we have guest blogger Niklas Goude. Before we get to Niklas, I want to mention that you should mark your calendars for September 15, 2012 because that is ...

Use PowerShell Cmdlets to Manage SharePoint Document Libraries

  Summary: Management of SharePoint 2010 document libraries by using Windows PowerShell cmdlets is explored in this Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog post.   Hey, Scripting Guy! Please tell me about document management with SharePoint and Windows PowerShell. -- MK   Hello MK, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. It is Thursday in ...

Use PowerShell to Manage Lists, Views, and Items in SharePoint

  Summary: Microsoft Scripting Guys guest blogger Niklas Goude discusses using Windows PowerShell cmdlets to manage lists, views, and items in SharePoint 2010.   Hey, Scripting Guy! How do I manage lists, views, and items using Windows PowerShell and SharePoint? -- NG   Hello NG, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here. Same ...

Use SharePoint 2010 PowerShell Cmdlets to Get and Manage Sites

  Summary: The Microsoft Scripting Guys host guest blogger Niklas Goude as he discusses site management using Windows PowerShell cmdlets.   Hey, Scripting Guy! How do I manage sites in SharePoint 2010 by using Windows PowerShell cmdlets? -- KM   Hello KM, Microsoft Scripting Guy Ed Wilson here, once again I will defer the ...