Forefront Threat Management Gateway Easy Configuration

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) is the successor of Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server. Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2003 can be utilized in order to setup a secure internet for your network.

The easy configuration scenario:

  • Forefront TMG installed computer needs to have two network adapters.
  • One of them for local network (adapter #1) which demands internet access and the other one (adapter #2) is internet access input.

Example:

Adapter #1 IP: 10.10.1.1
Adapter #1 Mask: 255.255.255.0
Adapter #1 Gateway: –
Adapter #1 DNS: 10.10.1.2

Adapter #2 IP: 10.20.1.20
Adapter #2 Mask: 255.255.255.0
Adapter #2 Gateway: 10.20.1.1
Adapter #2 DNS: 10.20.1.2

Client Adapter IP: 10.10.1.51
Client Adapter Mask: 255.255.255.0
Client Adapter Gateway: 10.10.1.1
Client Adapter DNS: 10.10.1.2

If you don’t wish to operate DNS servers in your network, you should allow DNS protocol to external and use 8.8.8.8 or any other famous DNS servers.

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Convert iPhone SMS Database to Excel File

  • Back up your iPhone using iTunes.
  • Open the directory ~/Library/Application Support/MobileSync/Backup/ for Mac or C:UsersYourUserNameAppDataRoamingApple ComputerMobileSyncBackup for Windows 7.
  • Find the file 3d0d7e5fb2ce288813306e4d4636395e047a3d28. This is a SQLite database file.
  • Open the database file by using a SQLite Editor such as SQLite Expert.
  • Your SMS messages are inside the database named “message”.