Big Go-Daddy hosting attack

Friday, June 2nd, 2006

In what feels like a continuation of recent bad news related to major hacks and data losses…..George Ou reports on a BIG hack of GoDaddy hosting customers. There was also a big hack-athon by Turkish hackers over the last week that will be recorded as the biggest mass-web-site-defacement on record… There seems to be a [...]

Mandriva One 2006

Tuesday, May 16th, 2006

I saw earlier today that Distrowatch was reporting that Mandriva One 2006 had been released and pushed to the ftp mirrors . It appears as though Mandriva One 2006 is a combination Live/Install cd based on (of course) Mandriva Linux. It looks as though it may only be available for download by Club members. There [...]

Network Security guide for the home or small business network – Part 4 – Know your software

Friday, December 16th, 2005

Ok, so you’ve got a hardware firewall and you’ve got antivirus. You’re safe right? Well, not entirely. I’ve mentioned the flaws of antivirus. It’s always a step behind. A firewall doesn’t protect against unknown viruses, so what else is there to do? I’m going to tackle this in two steps. The first is to know [...]

Mandrake or Mandriva linux server setup how to

Monday, August 8th, 2005

A good how to has been posted at, giving some instructions for setting up Mandrake (now Mandriva) 10.2 into a web/email serving platform. (As well as MySQL and FTP, DNS, and a few others.)    Send article as PDF   


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