Computer and Security Resources
Einstein once said, 'The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.'
Quick Guide for Internet Security.
The Quick Guide for Internet Security. "My eBook on protecting your computer on the Internet. I'll show you which FREE software to use, as well as how to use it to protect you on-line." - by Albert E. Whale CHS CISA CISSP
Articles & Brochures
Internet Security is an important issue for companies, and inviduals. If you have a computer which connects to the Internet, you should protect yourself from the pitfals, and hazards that you cannot see while surfing the internet.
Our consultants develop new solutions to stopping spam (with the SpamZapper) for businesses and ISPs, and to stopping Spyware with our CleanContent web filter. We stop employees from wasting their work hours on the internet and can let you see exactly where thay have been.
Read our Win the War against spam once and for all now!
Now Wireless Security, is affordable for WiFi connections. WiFi security for Home, Small Offices, or Global Corporations. Just another weapon in the Active Defense arsenal for your Security.
Our Best Practices for SPAM Reduction Guide is available here, however SpamZapper® now includes our IPS (intrusion protection system) environment.
Computer Incident Response Group - Developed for the Pittsburgh InfraGard.
Examine your Email Headers - Now you can examine the hidden headers in your Email box. Expose your Email Headers with our Easy to use Guide.
Unsafe File Types for Email distribution Our resource for determining the different types of files being sent in email.
Creating Encrypted Tunnels using PuTTY, a good method for transporting SMTP and POP3 via SSH.
SarbanesOxley - The Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2002 - We perform compliance updates for SOX
Internet Security Starts Here, our solutions for Secure and Filtered Email is used by security professionals, and businesses Internationally. Our SpamZapper® services permit us to deliver filtered email, as well as encrypted connections using SSH for privacy.
RFC 2821 - Simple Mail Transfer Protocol, This is the self-contained specification of the basic protocol for the Internet electronic mail transport. It consolidates, updates and clarifies, but doesn't add new or change existing functionality ... SpamZapper® is a fully compatible tool supporting PCs, Macs, BlackBerrys, CellPhones, iPhones (Apple & Cisco), and other Email communication devices.
The Anatomy of a Subway Hacker. The DefCon presentation which was withheld from the Conference, because prosecutors were trying to depict this as an attack on the system, rather than an attempt to present the vulnerabilities of the system.
SmartPhone-Security this is one article that you need to read to improve the security of your smart phone.
Another new security threat awaits any one without proper security tools in place, Click Jacking.
Urban Legends are very similar to old wives tales, while not all urban legends are false, their truth is usually somewhat exaggerated. Most of the urban legends are now being distributed as much as spam.
The SpamZapper® blocks the distribution of spam, and may consider that many urban legends are spam as well. While we do not contribute to the sending of spam, we all have our friends and families to thank for continuing to spread the gossip, or urban legends.
If you find that your
friends are spreading the perverbial legend about, send them our way to
gain the protection of the SpamZapper®.
Urban Legends and Modern Myths
Urban Legends and Hoaxes Resource Center
Internet hoaxes, email rumors and urban legends
How Urban Legends Work
Urban Legends and Superstitions
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02/01 - Adding Non-Disclosure statements.
02/02 - The Ides of March - the Death of Image Spam.
02/03 - Improving your personal Security - Mozilla Firefox.
02/04 - Improving your personal Security (part 2) - Mozilla Thunderbird.
02/05 - Better Email Tools - Wireless Security.
03/01 - Eliminate Internet Attacks - Protecting your on-line business.
03/02 - Windows XP SP3 crashes routers - Protecting your on-line business - Part 2.
03/03 - Do you like using Virus Scanners? - Protecting your on-line business
03/04 - Smart Phone Security - Personal Security Alert
04/01 - The Nightmare Before Christmas - Preview weblinks in your Email
Our PC Tools collection is a useful resource for find free software to keep your PC running well.
You can have access to the information in the PC Tools section if you register and login.
Check for Spyware - Ad-Aware SE Personal SpyWare Removal Tool
My second choice for eliminating SpyWare - SpyBot Search and Destroy
PDFCreator - Create transportable documents in PDF format. Now you can send files that anyone can read.
Clam Win - Clam Win is the FREE Virus scanner for your PC, which is based on the ClamAV Open Source software.
Many children (and Adults), still find this an invaluable resource during the holidays. This is the Norad Santa Tracking website.