Citrix ADC and Citrix Gateway Security Bulletin for CVE-2022-27507 and CVE-2022-27508

security and privacy

Citrix ADC and Citrix Gateway Security Bulletin for CVE-2022-27507 and CVE-2022-27508 The following vulnerabilities have recently been discovered and announced by Citrix. CVE-2022-27507  Authenticated denial of service  CWE-400: Uncontrolled Resource Consumption     VPN (Gateway) virtual server with   DTLS, and  either ‘HDX Insight for EDT traffic’ or ‘SmartControl’ is configured  CVE-2022-27508  Unauthenticated denial of service  … Read more

Citrix 1Y0-341 exam preparation notes

Citrix Certified Professional Networking

Citrix 1Y0-341 exam overview The Citrix 1Y0-341 exam is a 69 question exam written in English. The exam consists of multiple choice items only. Passing the exam grants you with the Citrix Certified Professional in Networking (CCP-N) certification. The official Citrix 1Y0-341 exam study guide is available for free download from https://training.citrix.com/public/Exam+Prep+Guides/341/1Y0-341_Exam_Preparation_Guide_v01.pdf Audience The 1Y0-341 … Read more

Citrix to Be Acquired by Affiliates of Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital for 16.5 Billion USD

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center

Citrix to Be Acquired by Affiliates of Vista Equity Partners Citrix has announced to its investors that they are going to be acquired by private equity firm “Vista Equity Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital” for the amount of 16.5 billion USD. Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTXS) (“Citrix”), today announced that it has entered into a … Read more

Comparison of DaaS and VDI services

Azure Virtual Desktop

Desktop As A Service (DaaS) is a broad term which covers remote computing services running in a cloud (private, public or hybrid). In the framework of DaaS services, end-users can utilize virtual apps and virtual desktops running on a cloud infrastructure. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) is a very similar concept in which virtual desktop services … Read more

FsLogix 2201 Public Preview release

fslogix

The FsLogix 2201 Public Preview release is now available for download from Microsoft. The change log is as follows: Fixed issue where the FSLogix Profile Service would crash if it was unable to communicate with the FSLogix Cloud Cache Service. The OfficeFileCache folder located at %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\16.0\OfficeFileCache is now machine specific and encrypted so we now … Read more

Announcing new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops features in Microsoft Azure

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center

Citrix has recently announced the following new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops features in Microsoft Azure. Citrix Provisioning Services (PVS) for Microsoft Azure — Citrix and Microsoft engineers have worked together to deliver Citrix PVS to Azure, targeted for general availability December 2021. Citrix Ready validation for Virtual Apps and Desktops service and Azure Stack … Read more

Citrix ADC security vulnerabilities

security and privacy

Citrix ADC security vulnerabilities description A new security vulnerability with ID CVE-2021-22955 (Unauthenticated denial of service) has been discovered in Citrix ADC, which affects the following Citrix products and firmware versions: Citrix ADC and Citrix Gateway 13.0 before 13.0-83.27  Citrix ADC and Citrix Gateway 12.1 before 12.1-63.22  Citrix ADC and NetScaler Gateway 11.1 before 11.1-65.23  Citrix ADC 12.1-FIPS before 12.1-55.257  Also a new security vulnerability with … Read more

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service reference architecture on Azure

Citrix Cloud

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops (CVAD) service options Citrix offers the following two services for implementing Virtual Apps and Desktops cloud service: Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service (managed entirely via the Citrix Cloud and can deploy in any CVAD resource location) Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Standard for Azure (can only deploy on Azure) … Read more

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center

Citrix has developed the new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center. Inside this self-service destination, IT administrators and internal launch teams will find all the valuable tools and components they need to drive internal alignment and to ensure your employees, stakeholders, and organization are ready for launch. The CVAD Deployment and … Read more

The new Citrix Ready Marketplace

Follow my blog with Bloglovin The new Citrix Ready Marketplace Citrix announced today that they have released the newly revamped Citrix Ready Marketplace portal available at: https://citrixready.citrix.com/. Today, there are more than 700 partners in the Citrix Ready Program and more than 6,100 products listed in the Citrix Ready Marketplace. An overview of the Citrix … Read more

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Troubleshooting book

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Troubleshooting Book Cover Front

This post is also available in my podcast. I am happy to announce the publication of my new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Troubleshooting book, which is available for order on Amazon and Smashwords. The Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Troubleshooting book is now live in the Amazon Kindle store. The Citrix Virtual Apps and … Read more

Citrix announced VAD security vulnerabilities

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Deployment and Adoption Resource Center

Case Citrix announced on November 10th 2020 the following vulnerabilities. CVE ID Description Vulnerability Type Pre-conditions  CVE-2020-8269 An unprivileged Windows user on the VDA can perform arbitrary command execution as SYSTEM CWE-269: Improper Privilege Management The attacker must be an authenticated user on the Windows VDA with write access to the C:\ directory CVE-2020-8270 An unprivileged Windows user on the VDA or a SMB user can perform arbitrary command execution as SYSTEM CWE-78: Improper Neutralization of Special … Read more

Citrix Workspace app 2008 for Windows

citrix workspace app

Citrix has released the 2008 version of the Citrix Workspace App for Windows: https://www.citrix.com/downloads/workspace-app/windows/workspace-app-for-windows-latest.html The release notes of the latest version are available at: https://docs.citrix.com/en-us/citrix-workspace-app-for-windows/about.html

Windows User Profiles and Folder Redirection options

windows user profiles and folder redirection

This post is also available in my podcast. Introduction There are various technologies available in Windows client and server operating systems for managing user profiles and folder redirection in an Active Directory environment. User profiles and folder redirection are methodologies used for accomplishing User State virtualization, also most recently called User Experience virtualization (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/configuration/ue-v/uev-for-windows). User … Read more

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops issue after Microsoft Defender (1.321.1319.0) update

Citrix

Citrix has released the following notification: Citrix is aware of a potential issue impacting the Broker services on the Delivery Controller with the latest Microsoft Defender version (1.321.1319.0) update. Citrix are currently investigating the root cause of this behavior. The behavior is currently impacting traditional deployments of Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops and may potentially impact … Read more