Category Archives: Ramblings

Something to talk about…

I finally figured out something involving technology that I can write about, and remain employed. It isn’t that I haven’t had anything cool to talk about in the last year. The problem is, I am not allowed to talk about … Continue reading

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33 today – another year in the books

I haven’t been posting as regularly as I would like lately.  The last few months have been a blur. It seems that everything has been changing in the last year and then the last few months it ramped up even … Continue reading

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Helpful WordPress Plugin

I have been using a free WordPress plugin to track unauthorized attempts to login to my WordPress instance. It is called “Limit Login Attempts” and can be found here: http://devel.kostdoktorn.se/limit-login-attempts. It comes configured to allow for 4 bad logins before blocking an IP … Continue reading

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MySQL Backup and Restore

I was having a time moving my blog from one database server to a newer one at my hosting company that had more space and was reportedly faster.  After banging around for a bit I found it was most easily … Continue reading

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ADHD

As anyone that knows me already knows I am ADHD personified at times. However, that is not what this post is about it is about another form of ADHD (Active Defense Harbinger Distribution) which a Linux distribution that provides honeypot services and … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi – VPN & Proxy

Like a lot of people I purchased a Raspberry PI when they were all the rage about a year ago. Initially, I was super excited like everyone else about this piece of hardware that was going to change the world … Continue reading

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Social Engineering Call

So this afternoon I got a call from a strange number – 248.562.1268. When I answered it was an Indian fellow who told me he was calling from tech support to help my computer. He said the last time my … Continue reading

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Amazing Slow Motion Photography

I saw this linked from an article I was reading and had to share it. It is some pretty amazing slow motion if you like that kind of thing. Turn the resolution up all the way and watch full screen.

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Removing WordPress Malware

Cleaning Malware from an infected WordPress installation. Continue reading

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Offline Post from Jordan

* I wrote this offline before I left Jordan. I have just gotten around to posting it today * Offline Post I am writing this post now but I will not get to post it until I get back to … Continue reading

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