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Security and Privacy on the Internet

Posted 08-12-2010 at 03:31 AM by craigevil (craigevil's random words of wisdom)
Updated 08-11-2013 at 11:44 AM by craigevil (added Antisocial ADP list)

If you are really worried about privacy there are a few things you can do including:
Use the Adblock Plus extension for Firefox and use the
Easy Privacy list as well as the Antisocial list.
This list blocks the ever increasing social networking content on third-party sites.

Use a hosts file to block the multitude of clicktrackers

If you want to do the same thing without having the hosts file slowdown, dnsmasq offers similar functionality and it...
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Random song constrained by keyword on MPC

Posted 08-12-2010 at 12:17 AM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 08-12-2010 at 12:21 AM by the dsc
Tags mpc, music

Save it as a script, perhaps even as an alias:

Code:
mpc play `shuf -e $(mpc playlist -f "[(%position%) %artist% %title% %file%]" |egrep $1 | grep -Eo "\(.*\)"| sed 's:).*::g' | sed 's:(::g') -n 1`
Then type at some terminal:

mpcr[andom] <artist/keyword>

(or however you chose to name/alias it)

And mpc will play a random song from the pool resulting from the keyword filter.

I guess the whole...
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Creating a VPN in Minutes Using Remobo

Posted 08-11-2010 at 05:06 AM by sridhar11

Remobo is a free software which can be used to replace the paid versions of existing difficult to use VPN setups
as it can create a VPN instantly and securely. It lets you login easily and add users to your buddy list, and
create a secure network for you. In private chat messaging, the file sharing client helps share information
within the buddy list as well. Remobo lets you control your computer and access files securely while away from
the system.

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independent network/app auditors...

Posted 08-10-2010 at 08:34 AM by suprstar

//start rant

LOL yeah ok, so some kid fresh out of college who "knows everything there is to know" about network and program security is gonna come in here and tell us what's wrong with our stuff..... I spend hours producing screen shots of programs, statistics on activity, most of which prove absolutely nothing.

First the application
============================================================
Their big investigation focuses on a front end...
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Atomic Magazine now on my hitlist

Posted 08-09-2010 at 06:27 AM by William (Dthdealer) (Whaling the FOSS)

I was a happy customer of Atomic magazine, until I received this month's issue today.

Quote:
Although you could install a free version of the Linux operating system, Windows 7 has many more applications ( both free and commercial ) and it's much easier to use and far superior for gaming.
Any Linux guru should point out four things that are blatantly wrong here. It is thanks to words such as this that people fear free operating systems, and vicious rumours start.
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