Jason Causey

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Windows Admin Center: Ready for prime time?

Could the new system administration tooling for Windows become the single pane of glass for the ops side of DevOps?<p>Managing fleets of servers and …

Windows 10

How to enable dark mode in Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Windows 10 ($99 at Amazon.com) is finally getting a system-wide dark mode. Once Microsoft releases its next major update to Windows -- Windows 10 October 2018 Update -- you'll be able to turn backgrounds from bright white to black to make nighttime computing sessions easier on the eyes -- or just …

Windows 10

8 Keys to a Successful Penetration Test

Pen tests are expensive, but there are key factors that can make them worth the investment.<p>1 of 9<p><i>(Image: AntonKarlik)</i><p>In 1880, Prussian Field Marshal …

White Hat

Web Server Guides for Linux Beginners

This page covers everything about web server software installation and common configuration setups such as the LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) …

Web Servers

Linux For Beginners: What's A Desktop Environment?

As I continue my journey into the world of Linux, I’ve realized that one of its most distinct advantages over Windows and macOS can also be one of its most confusing hurdles for beginners. Choice has a tendency to be overwhelming, and Linux is all about choice. Let’s say you’ve set your sights on …

Linux

New Loan Available to Veteran Business Owners

The Small Business Administration has recruited several banks and lending institutions to participate in the new Patriot Express Loan Program. The …

Business Administration

How To: Get Started Writing Your Own NSE Scripts for Nmap

The road to becoming a skilled white hat is paved with many milestones, one of those being learning how to perform a simple Nmap scan. A little …

Computer Hacking

How To: The Easy Way to Use PGP for Encrypting Emails on Windows, Mac & Linux

In order to increase the security and harden the integrity of an email account and its content, you'll want to use PGP on your Windows, macOS, or …

White Hat

Advanced Nmap: Top 5 Intrusive Nmap Scripts Hackers & Pentesters Should Know

Nmap is more powerful than you know. With a few scripts, we can extend its functionality beyond a simple port scanner and start to identify details …

Web Servers

A.I.-powered Grammarly comes to Google Docs to improve your writing

Earlier this summer, Google announced that it is leveraging the power of artificial intelligence to help you write better in Google Docs, and now the …

Google Docs

Project Verify is AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile & Verizon's solution to mobile security

By<p>The four major U.S. wireless carriers in March announced plans for a new authentication platform for the iPhone and other mobile devices. Now, the …

T-Mobile

The big four U.S. carriers are joining forces to get rid of app passwords

The big four U.S. carriers are waging a war against passwords and specifically the need for a different password for each app you use on your phone. …

iOS

Revo Uninstaller Pro 4 can remove Windows apps and browser extensions

We handle a lot of support inquiries and one of the most common questions is how do people fully remove installed software, especially a security …

Windows 10

17 top tools in Google Analytics

Google has announced a range of significant updates to its Analytics reporting platform, utilising its machine-learning capabilities to create a …

Google Analytics

OpenSSL 1.1.1 out with TLS 1.3 support and "complete rewrite" of RNG component

TLS 1.3 brings speed improvements and better cryptography to OpenSSL, the most popular open source cryptography library on the market<p>The OpenSSL …

Heartbleed Bug

Viral Video Shows Cheerleader Destroy Bully Who Challenged Her To Fight Then Sucker Punched Her

The video has been viewed more than 8 million times already.<p>A viral video shows one cheerleader you don’t want to mess with.<p>The video, which has been …

Cheerleading

10 Networking Troubleshooting Tools To Try Today

Network problems are issues that everyone has from time to time. It can get annoying when it happens but it is a part of our connected world. Fortunately, there are tools available that make it easier to diagnose and troubleshoot these kinds of problems so that our work can resume.<p>We asked members …

Command-line

Vaginas absolutely need sex or they’ll waste away: study

It’s a painful condition that can leave you itching, even burning down there — and no, it’s not a sexually transmitted infection!<p>Just when you …

Mayo Clinic

SWOT Analysis

This tool is intended for individual use only.<p>Publication Date: <b>July 28, 2015</b><p>Why do a SWOT analysis? Information about both the external environment and your organization's internal capabilities is crucial to informing your goals and strategy and making the right business decisions. If you are at …

Management

The best free photo-editing software

There’s no argument — Adobe Photoshop remains the best photo-editing application on the market. But it’s a difficult program to master without formal …

Photoshop

A Body Language Expert Analyzed Popular TED Talks to Uncover the Top 5 Nonverbal Cues

Want to be a better speaker? (Possibly even hope to one day deliver your own TED Talk?)<p>Obviously, what you say is important, but so are the nonverbal signals you send. The right body language can enhance your credibility, reinforce your message, and even make you more likable.<p>Just as the wrong …

Public Speaking

How to Perform a Clean Installation of macOS 10.14 Mojave

This article guides you through the process of performing a clean installation of macOS 10.14 Mojave using the bootable USB drive method, rather than upgrading your Mac using Apple's standard installation package, which retains existing user data and any user-installed apps.<p>Creating a bootable USB …

Beta Testing

How To: Exploit Remote File Inclusion to Get a Shell

A simple security flaw can allow an attacker to gain a strong foothold with little effort on their part. When a web application permits remotely …

Computer Hacking

How To: Use the Buscador OSINT VM for Conducting Online Investigations

For anyone using open source information to conduct an investigation, a balance between powerful tools and privacy controls are a must. Buscador is a …

Computer Hacking

AWS vs. Azure: Users Share Their Experiences

Enterprise IT professionals offer their insights into two of the leading cloud platforms, AWS and Azure.

Cloud Computing

No. 1 paid utility in Mac App Store steals browser history, sends it to Chinese server

[<i>Update 8:54 am PT: Apple has pulled Adware Doctor from the Mac App Store. See below for more.</i>]<p>Adware Doctor, the number one paid utility in the Mac App Store, is secretly logging the browser history of users, and sending it to a server in China.<p>Security researcher Patrick Wardle says that he …

App Store

How to scrape data from a website using Python

Learn how to scrape data from a website using Python

Python Programming

5 Hard-to-Swallow Truths if You Really Want to Live Your Best Life

Coasting is so easy to do, which is why the vast majority of human beings lead mediocre lives. Living a satisfying, fulfilling, and inspiring life, however, won't happen without work on your part. If that's what you want, it may mean shifting your perspective on a few key matters. Here are several …

Self-help

How to Resolve Active Directory Account Lockouts

How do you track and resolve a locked Active Directory account? Find out what takes place, how to find specific events, and how to parse …

Information Security

PowerShell: Everything You Need to Know

What is PowerShell?Microsoft PowerShell is a powerful administrative tool that among other things can help you automate tasks for your computer and …

Databases