Browsing Category : Extension Attributes

JSS Hardcoded account information is bad


Jamf Admins, lets take a minute to talk about hardcoded values in scripts. It’s great that we’re a social community that publishes shares and modifies each other’s work on GitHub, but please sanitize that information. Take this as an example: For privacy to the original poster i’ve removed identifying information. Note: Even though mm2270 is listed as the author of…

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Detecting a Touchbar Mac


Today’s task, figure out if the machine has a touch bar or not. While there’s a few files that contains info about the touch bar: “~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.controlstrip.plist” “~/Library/Preferences/com.apple.touchbar.agent.plist” These are user files. Which is fine to pull on, but better yet would be pulling on a file that doesn’t require Casper Jamf Pro┬áto know about the user. Emily had a great…

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