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Category: Windows 🠪 Sercurity
Bitlocker Management
August 13, 2022

Lock a bitlocker drive:
manage-bde -lock d: -ForceDismount

Auto unlock a drive using a batch file. This has security implications, ensure you do this safely! These all need to run as admin
1: Create an unlock file in C:\ that will be able to unlock the D: bitlocker protected drive:
manage-bde -protectors -add d: -rk c:\
2: Find the new file that was created. It will look like 'C:\123AB123-1A23-78BC-941A-J019014322A0.BEK'
dir C:\ /a
3: Unlock the D: Drive.
manage-bde -unlock d: -rk C:\123AB123-1A23-78BC-941A-J019014322A0.BEK

Category: Windows 🠪 Sercurity
Data Streams - Super Hidden Files
August 13, 2022
Data Streams in NTFS allow files to have hidden content that is harder to see.

You can see how much space is used in Windows Explorer, going to properties for a file/folder. The Size field is the main file/folder. The Size On Disk includes the main file as well as any alternate data streams.

Create a data stream from command prompt: notepad notes.txt:test

To view them in command prompt, use: dir /r

Copy a file into a data stream:
...<Too long, click to read the rest>

Category: Windows 🠪 Sercurity
Malware scanning
August 13, 2022

Online Virus Scan - Upload a file and have it scanned by many AV tools

Download Offline 'Microsoft Safety Scanner'

Malwarebytes Map of infections they detected when a different AV didn't find it:

This site is meant to be used as a reference for myself, although others may find it useful. I use it to keep track of certain fixes, software, and other solutions which I may need while assisting customers. The page layout is pure HTML/CSS and is kept simple to optimize loading time and fast results.

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