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Vista, 7 and 8 Networking Woes – Fixed

These tips work on Snap Servers and NAS devices that say they are NOT Vista, 7 and 8 capable and XP workstations that will not connect. Option 1 When connecting Vista, 7  or 8 to XP, if you have problems, … Continue reading

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Linux Vulnerability

There appears to be a Linux vulnerability that has been around for about seven years.  Although a patch is coming out  soon (some patches have been released) doesn’t mean the dozens of other ‘flavors’ of LInux have been patched. Get … Continue reading

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SANS Internet Storm Center article on “How to Suck at Information Security”

You can’t ignore this article.  This excellent article points out the ‘what not to dos’.   Lenny Zeltser does a great job at listing information that is often overlooked.  Here are a few examples from this article.  Make sure you read … Continue reading

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Two Devices with the Same MAC Address

It could only happen to Mike and I.  We can’t win the lottery, but we have had some network issues with our wireless.  We discovered that two of our Wireless Access Points have the same MAC address.  I just read … Continue reading

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More Fake Antivirus Information

  More fake antiviruses are floating around!!! From:  Bleeping Computer Some Information on the following: PersonalAntiSpy SystemOptimizer2008 VirusGuardPlus VirtualPCGuard AntiMalware 2009 AntivirusProtection Security Scanner 2008 eAntivirusPro VirusResponse Lab 2009 Antivirus Lab 2009 Antivirus Security Micro Antivirus 2009 AntiSpyware Pro XP … Continue reading

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Most Valuable Certifications – Lucky Seven

CISSP CEH/CNDA  –  Growing at an unreal pace MCSE            – Boot camps aren’t good!  Unless you have the experience…you aren’t an engineer if you don’t know what you are doing! Linux MCP Security+ Network+ The lucky seven, and you better … Continue reading

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