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Addonics CipherUSB Review – Portable Encryption Made Easy

by Brett Thomas on July 3, 2013 in External Storage, Security

As important as data encryption can be for the home user, it’s even more imperative in the enterprise. The problem? The most effective measures are usually cast aside in lieu of something a little easier to deal with. With the CipherUSB, Addonics hopes to bring “simple” and “most effective” together as one. Does it succeed?

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SysAdmin Corner: Introduction to Pentesting and the Pwn Plug – Part 1

by Brett Thomas on December 20, 2012 in Editorials, Security

Many sysadmins understand how to set up and maintain a network, but the concept of auditing is an entirely different world. In the first part of a series on auditing and penetration testing (pentesting), we introduce the concepts and tools for putting all that security to the test. We’ll also talk about our pentest platform of choice, the Pwn Plug.

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TrueCrypt Primer: Part 1 – What It Is & Why You Should Care

by Mario Figueiredo on November 20, 2012 in Editorials, Security

We’ve talked a lot in the past about keeping your computer safe and data backed-up, but we haven’t delved much into keeping your data secure. In this first part to a three-part series, we’re taking a look at one of the best (and easiest-to-use) cross-platform solutions for keeping your important data encrypted: TrueCrypt.

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SysAdmin Corner: 7 Network Security F-Ups Small Offices Make

by Brett Thomas on October 19, 2012 in Editorials, Security

It’s easy to overlook that huge corporations are far less dangerous than the small business you deal with each and every day with regards to information theft. Some institutions have treasure troves of info on you that can far exceed the “big fish”. If you work in a SMB, you can’t afford to have your info stolen, so read on for some important tips.

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VPS: What It Is and How It’s Useful

by Rob Williams on December 3, 2010 in Security, Software

We’ve talked a fair bit about home virtualization in the past, but now we’re going to take a different turn and tackle VPSs, or “Virtual Private Servers”. In essence, a VPS is a virtual machine in the cloud, allowing you to log in from anywhere and gain nearly full control over a remote machine with tons of bandwidth to do a variety of cool things.

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Title Author Date Categories
Addonics CipherUSB Review – Portable Encryption Made Easy Brett Thomas July 3, 2013 External Storage, Security
SysAdmin Corner: Introduction to Pentesting and the Pwn Plug – Part 1 Brett Thomas December 20, 2012 Editorials, Security
TrueCrypt Primer: Part 1 – What It Is & Why You Should Care Mario Figueiredo November 20, 2012 Editorials, Security
SysAdmin Corner: 7 Network Security F-Ups Small Offices Make Brett Thomas October 19, 2012 Editorials, Security
VPS: What It Is and How It’s Useful Rob Williams December 3, 2010 Security, Software
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