PHP code stopped executing after installation of php56-mcrypt (AWS Linux)

After installing mcrypt (sudo yum install php56-mcrypt) on my AWS Linux instance, PHP code is being displayed as plain text instead of executing. I tried executing PHP code via command line (php -r ‘echo “Test”;’), and it worked, so I’m thinking it might have something to do with the inclusion of modules in my /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf…

Windows Server 2019 Domain Controller – “Application-Aware” Backups Using VSS

This is a theoretical question regarding “application-aware” backups for Windows Server 2019 domain controllers (and other VMs) that can be made through third-party applications such as Veeam, Nakivo, etc. (NOT asking the correct ways to backup/restore a DC!) In a multi-DC environment where at least one DCs is in a normal operational state, assume that…