Bill Kindle

Bill is a former career Systems Administrator turned Cyber Security Engineer with 17 experience and counting. He has worked for both small businesses and large multi-national enterprises. Bill has been both an author and editor for The PowerShell Conference Book Volume 2 and 3, a TechSnips contributor, vExpert, presenter and blogger. His current role focuses on security automation engineering and supporting a Security Operations Center. Certifications include Linux+/LPIC-1, AZ-900, A+, Network+, Security+, Project+, Zabbix Certified Specialist to name a few.

The Remarkable OpenSSL on Windows 10 (PowerShell)

If you need to generate CSRs, private keys and certificates, check out this article on how to use OpenSSL with PowerShell!

How to Open PowerShell in a Folder in Windows Explorer

Learn how to open PowerShell in a folder within Windows File Explorer in this handy, step-by-step tutorial.

How to Use PowerShell Where-Object to Filter All the Things

The PowerShell Where-Object cmdlet is one of the most common and useful cmdlets to filter objects. Learn how to use it to it's fullest potential.

Effectively Use PowerShell to Get a Registry Value

Learn how to use PowerShell to get a registry value, registry key information and more in this tutorial walkthrough!

How to Find Azure IP Ranges (And Keep Them Up to Date)

Learn how to find all of the latest Azure IP ranges and services tags AND build a handy PowerShell script to help you keep up to date!

How-To Install Crowdstrike Falcon Sensor for Windows

Need to automate deploying the CrowdStrike Falcon Sensor to Windows PCs? Look no further with this PowerShell script.

PowerShell Logging: Recording and Auditing all the Things

You can do a lot with PowerShell logging. Learn all about (and how to use) transcripts, scriptblock logging and even module logging in this example-driven tutorial.

How To Manage NTFS Permissions With PowerShell

In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to finally understand and manage NTFS permissions in PowerShell.

How to Install Ubuntu 20.04 [Step-by-Step]

Learn how to set up Ubuntu Linux from scratch in this step-by-step, in depth walkthrough!

Zabbix Monitoring: The Ultimate Guide

Monitoring a single instance or a group of VMWare EZXI hosts is costly. Why not do it for free? Learn Zabbix monitoring!

How To Use PowerShell and IIS to Automate Websites

Learn to use PowerShell to manage IIS in this hands-on guide where you'll create a website and learn how to manage IIS with PowerShell!

Back to Basics: Understanding PowerShell Objects

Learn some key concepts when it comes to objects in PowerShell and apply to your own scripting through coding and visualizations.

PowerShell Logging Done Right with the PSFramework Module

Learn to establish clear Powershell logging guidelines with informative and actionable logs coupled with understanding logging options.

Domain Controller vs Active Directory : Interesting Comparison

Discover that domain controllers authenticate your authority, and Active Directory handles your identity and security access.

How to Import and Export an OVF file in VMware with PowerShell

Learned how to an import OVF file in VMware.

How to Build a Basic PowerShell Windows Updates Report

Learn how to how to Build a Basic PowerShell Windows Updates Report. Know what reports are needed and provide them with ease.

How to Use PowerShell to Escape Double Quotes

Learn Powershell escape quotes and determine the differences between the single and double quotes in Powershell.