The other day, I tried to ssh into a client and to my surprise, I couldn’t. Now if you are the guy in charge of managing macs and you can’t get into a mac that you clearly should be able to, you start asking yourself some questions. Continue reading
Casper can be used for software updates but I felt something was missing (I am talking about me here!), so I went about writing something to help.
I wanted to once a week be able to install os x updates on all my clients and prompt them to restart while giving them a grace period if they couldn’t do it at the time of the prompt. Continue reading
Upon many talks from and within the Mac Admin community about XProtect and Gatekeeper updates, it was pointed out that within a few scenarios, the updates don’t apply. Continue reading
I wrote a script for Casper as an extended attribute to check and disable IPv6 on wireless.
The script checks against each client if a wireless interface is enabled and then checks if IPv6 is enabled on that interface. If it is the case, it will turn it off and pass the status over to the attributed field in casper.