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Synology SRM 1.3 Software Review Part 2 – Safety & Security

  Synology Router Manager 1.3 Review Chapters SRM 1.3 Synology Router Software Review, ALL Parts – HERE SRM 1.3 Synology Router Software Review, Part 1, Design & Control – HERE SRM 1.3 Synology Router Software Review, Part 3, Network Management – HERE SRM 1.3 Synology Router Software Review, Part 4, Safe Access – HERE SRM […]

Terramaster NAS Devices Being Attacked By Deadbolt Ransomware

Deadbolt Ransomware Attacking NAS Drives Again – This time it is Terramaster It pains me to make this post, but yes, Deadbolt ransomware has once again attacked NAS drives and this time the target is Terramaster devices. Although exact details on the attack vector of this ransomware are yet to be confirmed (though I will […]

Asustor NAS Drives getting hit by Deadbolt Ransomware

If you own an Asustor NAS and are reading this – CHECK IT NOW Original Article – As of around 1 hour ago, multiple users online are reporting that their Asustor NAS systems have been attacked by ransomware known as Deadbolt. Much like the ransomware attack of QNAP NAS systems of the same name, this […]

How to secure your network & Synology NAS – install UniFi Firewall

How to secure your network & Synology NAS – install UniFi Firewall   Install Docker [Package Center->Docker->Install] Installing UniFi Controller -open docker -open Registry tab -In the search bar enter jacobalberty and click Search –Double-click on the jacobalberty/unifi image   -Go to the Image tab. -When the download has been completed, the Launch button will […]

How do Asustor DeadBolt Ransomware works?

How do Asustor DeadBolt Ransomware works?   If you have EZ-connect turned on in your control panel, it seems to have crept in that way – also shows the danger of having your NAS accessible over public internet either directly or via reverse proxy, apparently … apparently, this causes /usr/webman/portal/index.cgi to change to a version […]

How to secure Qnap NAS for access over the Internet

Actions to take If you NAS must be directly connected to the Internet If, at the discretion of individual users, QNAP NAS is directly connected to the Internet, we recommend the following steps to strengthen your device and to decrease the chance of being penetrated: Put QNAP NAS behind your router and firewall. Do not […]

How Safe are QNAP NAS in 2022? Ransomware & Security

Are QNAP NAS Drives Safe Enough to Use in 2022? Are you a QNAP NAS owner? Perhaps you are considering buying a QNAP NAS based on a recommendation from a friend, work colleague, IT professional or even myself (Robbie) on YouTube. The appeal of owning your own server, cutting the connection with your subscription cloud […]

QNAP NAS Attacked By DeadBolt Ransomware

New QNAP Attack Emerges in the last 24hrs, the Deadbolt Ransomware UPDATED 28/01/22 – QNAP has instigated a forced-push firmware update to NAS devices to upgrade their systems to version 5.0.0.1891 (the 23/12/21 update), which will override systems that have their update settings set to ‘Do not automatically update’. This will almost certainly change a […]

How to protect your NAS – keep your Qnap, Synology or other NAS Secure

Again, I understand that exposing access to the NAS has risks involved though I’m sure there’s a good list of minimum things that you do or a way that you would recommend to minimise these risks. QNAP and Synology instructions would cover a huge amount of your audience.   If you want to make sure […]

Synology secure Remote access via VPN

Synology secure Remote access via VPN. Small business data protection Looking to force users to not have company data on private computers. Mail server. Remote access required. Does this require a VM? Prefer synology after watching all of your YouTube videos. Open to suggestions or hopefully a idiots guide for setting up a SMB setup […]

Most secure NAS – WD, Qnap, Synology

Hi hope you had a lovely Christmas and that your safe during this mad time. The reason I am contacting you today is because now I work from home as a freelance 3D visual artist its high time I had a NAS back up solution. I really only need a NAS to back up my […]

DS1621+ ECC RAM

I am now a proud owner of the DS1621+ I had an idea for an upcoming video you could consider doing. Reviewing supported (non-Synology) ECC memory for the DS1621+. I know there’s good information about the Intel models, I’m just not sure if compatibility carries across to the DS1621+ AMD or whether the game as […]

NETGEAR DELIVERS A SECURE SMALL BUSINESS ROUTER WITH SITE-TO-SITE VPN AND EASY REMOTE MANAGEMENT

NETGEAR DELIVERS A SECURE SMALL BUSINESS ROUTER WITH SITE-TO-SITE VPN AND EASY REMOTE MANAGEMENT Small and medium size businesses can now offer access, security and performance while protecting digital assets with an easy, remotely managed, affordable router San Jose, CA — September 22, 2020 — NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR) the leading provider of networking products that […]

Cheapest NAS with ECC RAM

Budget NAS with ECC RAM? Hi, could you tell me if there is such thing as a budget 2 or 4 bay NAS with ECC RAM without having to build one? Synology? Qnap? Buffalo? Anything?   Buffalo TeraStation 5210DN (£394)and TeraStation 6200DN (£550) are the cheapest ECC RAM based NAS.       Cheapest ECC […]

Mixing ECC with none ECC Ram DS3617xs+

Mixing ECC with none ECC Ram DS3617xs+ I have a DS3617xs+ Nas, Can I mix the RAM ECC with none ECC? The one that comes with the unit has 16CC Ram if I buy the none 32gig ECC ram recommended on this site, will it work my mixing both rams? Thank you and keep up […]

DAS for video editing due to security concerns

I am looking for reconditions on a DAS storage solution with a least 30TB of storage running raid 5 or 6. I am also looking for a DAS with 2 10GBE ports as we would like to edit the footage that lives on the DAS from 2 edit computers within 10ft of each other. Unfortunately, […]

NAS for security cameras, backup and Emby/Plex

NAS for security cameras, backup and Emby/Plex Looking to setup 4 security cameras with notification and such. They would also like to have backup and media server abilities. I need a box, drives and camera solution. Up to 600usd for the box. Please select the cameras and drives to best match the setup. For a multi-purpose solution […]

NAS for multi-room speakers, security cameras, and movies/photos

I am currently building a home and trying to design a NAS setup. I plan on having multi-room speakers, security cameras, and movies/photos to have on the NAS. Exactly how do I connect around 6 surveillance to the NAS. Hardware requirements and if you have a schematic of the hardware configuration would be great. I […]