How To: Use The Gateway Appliance to Help Recover Stolen Hardware - Video

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    LANDESK Management Suite 2016.x

    A video has been created showing how to use the Management Gateway Appliance to help recover data from a stolen piece of hardware, such as a laptop, as well as use LANDesk to gather data that can help in the recovery of the hardware itself.

     

    The video can be found here:

    http://elearning.landesk.com/LAN-E-MS88-51/LDMSRecoveringDataStolenLaptop.htm

     

    The following links provide information about various topics used to create the video:

     

    Policy Based Distribution Tasks

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-3245

     

    Policy Tasks Through The Gateway (Fix to a common error)

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-3105

     

    Best Known Methods - Management Gateway

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-3257

     

    Create Local Scheduler Tasks at the Command line

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-2328

     

    Remote Control settings in the RegistrySettings are located at HKLM\Software\Intel\LANDesk\WUSER32

     

    Get Custom Information from Registry into Inventory

    http://community.landesk.com/support/docs/DOC-1089

     

    FREE Fully Functional VMWare Trial Version of the Management Gateway

    http://www.landesk.com/Tools/Trial/Index.aspx

     

    The vbscript that was used in the video can be downloaded here

    http://www.droppedpackets.org/security/externalip.vbs/view

     

    The attached batch file was used in the video.  Note that you need to change the core server name to match your core server in the appropriate spots.

     

    The attached VBS file was created to handle 32bit and 64bit systems.  Same process, just create a Script Package instead of a Batch Package.  Note, you'll need to change the core server name to match your core server in the appropriate spots.