July 2, 2019

Government Imposter Scams

We have all received calls or emails purporting to be from some government agency like the social security administration, IRS, FBI, Medicare demanding immediate attention and often requiring a payment. These scams use threat of government to s...

November 8, 2017

Here is a Norton documentary on bulletproof hosting services.  Pick where you want to host your data where it is most legally beneficial to include international waters.  For physical security, many of them host information in old nuclear bunkers.

Bulletproof hosti...

October 19, 2017

The Seven Most Dangerous New Attack Techniques, and What's Coming Next

"Moderator: Alan Paller, Research Director and Founder, SANS Institute. Which are the most dangerous new attack techniques? How do they work? How can you stop them? What’s coming next and how can you...

October 19, 2017

If you plan to do Office 365 administration you will want to know the different options for authentication and the difference between syncing the Directory and Azure Active Directory.  Also if you administer Active Directory you will want to know the various benefits a...

October 3, 2017

Ccleaner, an anti-malware program used by over 2 million users had been Trojanized (compromised) by hackers to deliver malware.  You can't make this stuff up.  The very tools you use to help prevent or cleanup malware can also be compromised resulting in the spread of...

September 29, 2017

Over the past years, attacks have become more sophisticated and what was once the most safe operating system on the planet, can now easily be hacked. What are the most compelling dangers for Microsoft Windows 7 and 8.1, and how is Windows 10 capable of fixing them? Thi...

September 20, 2017

It is still early in the investigation and new information continues to come to light, but it is clear that almost half of all Americans have been impacted by Equifax’s data breach. In light of this, it is hard not to rush impulsively to do something like click on on a...

April 13, 2017

Visio is a Microsoft Office application that helps users create charts, diagrams, timelines, and illustrations.  Most Network or system admins find it useful to help document network infrastructure, websites, databases and other IT systems.  You can visually represent...

April 6, 2017

Wireshark is a network packet capture and analyzer.  It is simple and powerful tool for analyzing network traffic.  Here is a series of 8 videos that introduce the basics of wireshark.

You can download it at https://www.wireshark.org/

Follow the link for the full pl...

March 28, 2017

If you use assistive technologies to access your computer, you can get a free upgrade to Windows 10.  To find out more information and get a free copy go to the Microsoft website at:

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/accessibility/windows10upgrade

I want to thank student M...

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