Blog about Apple IT related matters

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How to use dockutil in a script

Now that dockutil has been rewritten in Swift for macOS 12.3 compatibility, I needed to dust off my scripts. dockutil is supporting macOS 11 Big Sur or higher. Don’t forget to look at the USAGE section in the readme or use the --help option to read more about the usage and options. Luckily, not much is needed to be dusted off. However, I wanted to add some adjustments and share my workflows which you can use within Jamf....

March 9, 2022 · 7 min

Automating CIS Benchmark Reporting and Remediation | MacSysAdmin 2021

I am so honoured to present at the online Mac Sys Admin this year. This presentation is about: Automating CIS Benchmark with reporting and remediation. Learn about a better, faster, and easier way to report and remediate CIS Benchmarks. We will introduce a new reporting script, with optional remediation. This script is designed for Big Sur and Monterey and has flexible deployment options for Jamf Pro. Presentation Video...

October 7, 2021 · 1 min

CIS-Script

This CIS Script is build to report and remediate based on the your organisation score. While working with CIS Benchmarks (Remediation Scripts and/or Configuration Profiles) I felt this could be done better, faster and easier. The guys from the macOS Security Compliance Project did an amazing job automating the guidance and configuration profiles. I created custom rules set for CIS Benchmark to integrate with the macOS Security Compliance Project and published CIS-macOS-Security....

October 3, 2021 · 6 min

CIS Custom Rules Set mSCP

While working with CIS Benchmarks PDF (guidelines for scripts and/or Configuration Profiles) I felt there must be a better and faster way. The guys from the macOS Security Compliance Project did an amazing job automating the guidance, needed scripts, configuration profiles, and remediation script. While working with CIS Benchmarks PDF (guidelines for scripts and/or Configuration Profiles) I felt there must be a better and faster way. The guys from the macOS Security Compliance Project did an amazing job automating the guidance, needed scripts, configuration profiles, and remediation script....

September 3, 2021 · 3 min

EraseInstall application retired

It makes me very sad that the EraseInstall application has been retired. We built this tool three years ago, mostly because we wanted to learn how to build an app like this on macOS. We think it worked out well. We learned a lot, and are glad the application was useful to some. Since then, all the people involved in the EraseInstall Project have moved on to other jobs or other responsibilities....

March 17, 2021 · 1 min