NAS server · Secure your NAS · Security Advisor

Increase the security on your NAS with Synology Security Advisor

Synology users have been suffering attacks, the most disturbing Synolocker,  which has left us wondering how secure our files are on these machines. To regain confidence Synology has launched two packages in the latest DSM 5.1 update to help users secure even more their synology. The packages are: Security Advisor and Antivirus In this post… Continue reading Increase the security on your NAS with Synology Security Advisor

NAS server · phpMyAdmin disabled · Tips & Tricks

phpmyadmin synology the service is disabled now

If after installing the new DSM 5.1 from Synology, you try to log in phpMyAdmin and find yourself with a page telling  you that the service has been disabled, follow this steps: Log in your synology and click on “Package Center”: on the installed packages look for the phpMyAdmin app. The service might be stopped,… Continue reading phpmyadmin synology the service is disabled now

DS Photo · NAS server · Phone Apps

Load phone and tablet photos directly on your Synology

You haven’t missed the latest updates on Synology apps right? I do like photography and have Photo Station installed on my NAS with some public albums, but I have never given any use to the DS Photo App. Until now… With the latest update of the app, synology has given us the possibility to upload… Continue reading Load phone and tablet photos directly on your Synology

NAS server · Scan for virus · Secure your NAS

Scan you Synology for virus- Antivirus Essential

I installed the Synology Antivirus Essential, but I have to admit that I have never done anything with it. Quite silly, right? Last week I got an update, so after it was done, I checked the app. Let’s take a look. On the overview tab, you can check the status of the scans. Let’s look… Continue reading Scan you Synology for virus- Antivirus Essential

Check shared documents · NAS server · Tips & Tricks

Which documents have I shared and when does the link expire?-Synology NAS

If you have shared folders, documents or private links with others, you might want to know when they expire. It is very simple to do. Log in your DSM, open File Station and click on “Tools”: Then click on “Shared link manager”: and voila! you have the list there of everything you have shared. You… Continue reading Which documents have I shared and when does the link expire?-Synology NAS

Known security issues · NAS server · Secure your NAS

Affected by Synolocker? Follow this steps…

Synology users running the old versions of the DSM has been affected by attackers who hack into their synology, encrypt the files and then replace the DSM with a page asking for 0.6 bitcons ($350) as a ransom money for the password to unprotect the files. Affected users may encounter the following symptoms: When attempting… Continue reading Affected by Synolocker? Follow this steps…