iapp (@PrivacyPros ) published a preliminary #checklist with some of the main items that companies need to check before the #Brexit deadline of 31-12-2020. Some of the items may change if the parties manage to reach an agreement. #GDPR #Transfers #EU<->#UK https://t.co/Qkg23g6atH
29 Oct 2020
@EUstaran @ICOnews Dear Eduardo, I understand your feelings about the current state of business with Corona and the impending Brexit. But now it seems you advocate that when a company is doing not so well, privacy protection is less of an issue. #GDPR
16 Oct 2020
The French National Commission on Information Technology and Freedoms (CNIL) recommends all French services to stop storing health data using Microsoft or any other company subject to 'US law' as soon as possible. https://t.co/3RrmRlWAWI
16 Oct 2020
Now on Youtube ex #beatle Paul McCartney @PaulMcCartney for the Teenage Cancer Trust 2012 https://t.co/DZlmvcebSl
11 Oct 2020
#Straling, #spectrum, #5G, er wordt nogal wat angst over gezaaid. Maar wat is straling? En hoe zit het met 5G? Natuurkundige Anna Gimbrère @AnnaGimbrere legt duidelijk uit over elektromagnetische straling via @Bright TV. Sorry, Dutch Only. #radiation #5G. https://t.co/ozq25ZFMTu
11 Oct 2020
Reduce security to run local PowerShell scriptsWhen you try to run the PowerShell script example "C:\test\HelloWorld.ps1" [view here] and always get the following error message:
PS C:\test> .\HelloWorld.ps1To solve this problem and to make PowerShell run scripts on your Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Server 2003, Server 2008 (r2) and Server 2012 (r2) system, you have to reduce the default security for PowerShell. The PowerShell script security setting is called "execution policy" and out of the box is "Restricted". That means that PowerShell will not run any scripts.
File C:\test\HelloWorld.ps1 cannot be loaded because the execution of scripts is disabled on this system. Please see "g
et-help about_signing" for more details.
At line:1 char:17
+ .\HelloWorld.ps1 <<<<
+ CategoryInfo : NotSpecified: (:) , PSSecurityException
+ FullyQualifiedErrorId : RuntimeException
Method 1. Change within PowerShellCheck
How can you detect the current execution policy?
Open the PowerShell command prompt type the following and then pressing ENTER
Get-ExecutionPolicyThe default result is:
To get the PowerShell scripts on your desktop or server working you can raise the execution policy slightly to " RemoteSigned". This allows only local PowerShell scripts to run. Other scripts downloaded from the internet must be signed by a trusted publisher.
You have to type the following and press ENTER:
Set-ExecutionPolicy RemoteSignedYou see the following warning:
Execution Policy Change
The execution policy helps protect you from scripts that you do not trust. Changing the execution policy might expose
you to the security risks described in the about_Execution_Policies help topic. Do you want to change the execution
[Y] Yes [N] No [S] Suspend [?] Help (default is "Y"): y
Warning: If you get the following error:Check
Set-ExecutionPolicy : Access to the registry key 'HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\PowerShell\1\ShellIds\Microsoft.PowerShell' is denied.You have to start the PowerShell command prompt with administrative rights (Run as administrator)
Type the following and then press ENTER
Get-ExecutionPolicyThe result now must be:
RemoteSignedNow you are up to run PowerShell scripts on your desktop or server.
Method 2. Change the registry.The other method is to load a registry file (you must be an administrative user):
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00Warning:This solution modifies the Windows registry. Back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs.
; This registry setting enables PowerShell to run local scripts (C)Copyright 2013 - 2020 Johan van Soest [http://www.vansoest.it]
Method 3. Setting security with a GPO.The PowerShell execution policy can also be changed with a Group Policy Object (GPO). Be forewarned, do not run your desktop GPO's on all your servers. Also some operating systems need to load a .adm file to be able to change the correct setting. Search the internet for the .adm file and complete GPO path. GPO management does not fit within the scope of this tip.
TestingWhen you run the script "C:\test\HelloWorld.ps1" after the configuration, the correct output appears:
PS C:\test> .\HelloWorld.ps1
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