Computer Related

The History of the Internet part 1

December 5, 2009
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So have you ever wondered where the internet came from? The video in this post gives a little background into what our modern internet was before the age of AOL and CompuServ. I may do more posts about the history the internet and what we take for granted now as far as technology and inter-connectivity.

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Interview with a Hacker

November 29, 2009
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I was reading stuff online for a fix for an issue I came across at work, and found a blog post that I found interesting. I think it is pretty accurate to say for most young hackers, that they believe hacking is just a game, a pastime like baseball or football. For those that get…

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My FireFox Plugins – My Must Haves…

November 29, 2009
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So as promised, I have comprised a list of Firefox plugins that I use at home and at work. This list is fairly long and most of them explain what I use them for. If you have a favorite plugin, please add it as a comment.

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First Script Revision – Death To Httpd Flooders

November 2, 2009
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So I started with the most widely used script that I have written, my phpDDoS reject scripts.  This single script has taken the place of the 3 scripts prior. Simply wget the file into the directory that you want to have it run from, make it executable.  From there you can create a cron job…

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Learning Perl… Its not as complicated as I once thought.

November 1, 2009
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So I started learning Perl scripting, as it has now become a tool that can greatly improve my efficiency at work. After toying with it a bit, I have decided that I am going to rewrite some of my other scripts in perl, and post them here, as perl tends to be more uniform. I…

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