A New Cayosoft.com

We’re excited to announce the new Cayosoft.com! This new and improved site was a true team effort by many at Cayosoft. After seven years it was time to retire our old site and build a new one with a clear goal in mind – make it easy for any visitor, from new-to-the-site to long-time Cayosoft customer, to find the information they need.   You’ll notice we’ve not only given our site a clean, new look but have integrated numerous user-friendly […]

Cayosoft Names Binary Tree Veteran Patrick Sack CRO Amid 130% Annual Recurring Revenue

Veteran industry executive joins leading hybrid Microsoft management and protection company to help further accelerate Cayosoft revenue growth. Cayosoft, the leading hybrid Microsoft management and protection company, today announced that Patrick Sack has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. A senior executive from Binary Tree (now part of Quest Software), Sack will be an […]

2020: A Year in Review

  Wow, 2020 — A year to remember, to say the least!   Despite a global pandemic, so much was accomplished at Cayosoft and across the tech community.  People adjusted to a “new normal” as we flocked to Microsoft Teams, which now has more than 115 million daily active users.   And we know that pushed IT Teams to learn fast, as more […]

Real-World Use Case: Save Time, Ensure Control in Hybrid Microsoft  

  At Citrus Health Network, a health center organization, the nature of the business means many accounts must be provisioned and deprovisioned every month. Yet with 1200 employees, the company has only four people on the infrastructure team, making efficiency critical. It would require a solution that offers secure delegation.    Secure delegation gives intermediate level users of […]

Retire Skype for Business Admin Center to Start on Dec 1, 2020

  Microsoft will be retiring the Skype for Business admin center starting on December 1st, 2020. Instead of Skype admin center, Microsoft recommends the utilization of Teams admin center which is where they will continue to invest development resources. Key Points: Major: Retirement Timing: December 01, 2020 Action: Transition to the Teams admin center How […]

Cayosoft Guardian v1.4 Now Available!

  Cayosoft  today  introduced  the latest  version of  Cayosoft Guardian  to  securely recover and protect Azure Active Directory (AD) and hybrid AD  identities and  data.      Highlights of this latest release include:  Protection for Azure AD Native Admin Units  Protect Azure AD Administrative Units with Cayosoft Guardian. Quickly isolate and rollback malicious or mistaken changes to Administrative Unit membership […]

Midnight tonight deadline to patch Windows Servers

  The U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) doesn’t issue emergency directives unless there’s a serious cause for concern.   There is a vulnerability that could enable an attacker with network access to gain admin status by sending a string of zeros using the Windows Netlogon protocol. A vulnerability that, CISA said, […]

Azure Sentinel Solution to Find Vulnerable Netlogon Clients

  Microsoft is addressing a privilege vulnerability in a two-part rollout by modifying how Netlogon handles the usage of Netlogon secure channels.   Phase one, deployment, began on Aug 11. In this phase, secure Remote ProtoCol (RPC) is enforced for machine, trust and domain controller accounts. This phase also includes a new group policy object (GPO) and a […]

AMSI and Machine Learning Help to Stop Active Directory Attacks and Other Post-exploitation Behavior

  Last week, Microsoft Defender ATP Research team blogged about Antimalware Scan Interface (AMSI)-driven behavior-based machine learning protections. AMSI helps security software detect malicious scripts by revealing script content and behavior. AMSI integrates with scripting engines on Windows 10 as well as Office 365 VBA to provide insights into the execution of PowerShell, WMI, VBScript, JavaScript, and Office VBA macros. So basically, AMSI’s […]

Cayosoft Administrator v7.3 is Now Available!

Even with the recent cloud adoption to support remote workers, hybrid Active Directory is still mission critical for most enterprises. From on-prem Active Directory to Office 365, Cayosoft Administrator delivers a single solution to automate, secure and streamline day-to-day IT administration. Administrator simplifies management with role-based delegation, rule-based automation, self-service, Office 365 license optimization and more. Administrator v7.3 includes numerous […]