Author Archives: scomurr

Kali Linux, Hyper-V, PowerShell and VS Code

I am in the process of working towards my OSCP certification. As such, I needed a way to run a Kali Linux machine leveraging the OffSec provided VM [..]

Automation, OffSec, OSCP, PowerShell, Security

ARM – Get Publishers, Offers and SKUs

Just a quick PowerShell script to get all of the Publishers, Offers and SKUs for the various VM images that are available for deployment through ARM.  These are [..]

ARM, Azure, Infrastructure as Code

ARM – Recreating VM Off Existing VHDs

Note – This blog pertains to the November 2015 release of Azure PowerShell At some point, I apparently told Azure Resource Manager to delete the VM that runs [..]

ARM, Azure, Hack Job

ARM – Visual Studio Deployment With Oct 2015 Azure PowerShell Preview

With the release of the updated Azure PowerShell 1.0 Preview (October 2015), I was curious to see how much of a change would be required for me to [..]

ARM, Azure, Infrastructure as Code

SCOM 2012 R2 – Create Task Pane Dashboard Manually

A recent customer requirement was to add additional dashboards to the Navigation pane in the SCOM console.  There is this tool to assist with the creation on the MOM [..]

Management Packs, MP Authoring, SC Operations Manager