Can you have security and performance?

The question has come up yet again. Do you have to give up performance to have a secure pc?  Security V.S. Performance  My take on this can be found here Are Usability & Security Opposites in Computing

Last minute holiday shopping

Think you can't do your last minute holiday shopping online? Why not try an email gift certificate from   Holiday Shopping  Iggy can't have a nice holiday without some money!! So help yourself to some holiday cheer!! And help me make a few pennies while your at it. And trust me that isn't …

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Google tries to slow Santy worm

Well I asked everyone if their pc was secure for the holidays. Are you sure your pc is holiday secure?  I did so for good reason. Because someone always wants to try to ruin your online holiday cheer!!  Google Smacks Santy – Tries to slow spread of worm – Net-Worm.Perl.Santy.a  Google Smacks Down Santy …

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Clone your pet for only $50,000

Yes it's true!! Now you can clone your pet for only $50,000!! No this isn't some internet spam scam!! It seems technology now offers pet owners the chance to clone their furry loved ones. Is your current pet worth the price of cloning? If you had the money to spend would you? It seems one …

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New Trojan threatens Symbian smart phones

Yet another trojan for those that use the Symbian smart phones.”MetalGear.a masquerades as a game and then disables antivirus programs” “Just when you thought your Series 60 smartphones were safe, a trojan has surfaced with a two-pronged attack that also in turn disables any anti-virus protection available.”     'Metal Gear' Symbian OS Trojan Disables Anti-Virus   …

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Sarah Lane porn movie

This has to be the most interesting thing I've seen in my referer stats so far. Someone did a Google search for Sarah Lane porn movie  And this blog comes up as #13 in the results. Sorry folks there is no naughty porno of Sarah and Kevin having a hot night of passion anywhere on …

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Use RSS to read this blog

The RSS feed URL for this blog is for those with the old feed address. Please consider updating your feed information.  About Syndication, RSS, and Other Web-Altering Chemicals  RSS Tips Tricks  I'm testing out the new Feedburner counter on the top left hand side above. It doesn't seem to work so far honestly. And if …

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Wireless security a little less secure

Security of wireless networks takes another hit.  WEP And PPTP Password Crackers Released  WEP Gets Worse – AKA cracking tools get better   PPTP VPN authentication protocol proven very susceptible to attack  WEPDead Again, Part 1

TechTV is dead

I think this recent blog post shows that the TechTV we all knew and loved is officially dead. Oh hello G4, is that a press release  Previous related articles  MSTECHTV a good reason for a move    Someone kill The ScreenSavers already   TSS is really cool!! You just need to change your expectations!!   Former TechTV Shows and …

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