How-to VPN: Private Internet Access (PIA) and MikroTik Router
First create a vpn profile to use when creating l2tp/pptp connections to privateinternetaccess. /ppp profile add change-tcp-mss=yes \ comment=”PIA VPN” \ dns-server=188.8.131.52,184.108.40.206 \ name=privateinternetaccess only-one=no \ use-compression=no use-encryption=required \ use-ipv6=no use-mpls=no use-upnp=no Create the l2tp interface /interface l2tp-client add \ comment=”PIA VPN Netherlands” \ connect-to=nl.privateinternetaccess.com \ disabled=no name=pia-de-l2tp \ profile=privateinternetaccess \ user=[l2tp-username] \ password=[l2tp-password] [l2tp-username] Your PIA username for l2tp/pptp/socks...
Add Danish NemID X.509 public certificate to RIPE Database
General If you ever used the RIPE Database. You know the following RIPE Maintainer Authentication methods is possible. SSO (a.k.a. single sign on) key-cert (GnuPG keys + X.509 certificate) MD5 encrypted passwords NemID IF you have the danish NemID follow the guidelines here to configure NemID on your computer. And then for you email program. Go find your public certificate here and...
Old Linux kernel images lying around in your /boot partition ?
If you like me have run into having your boot partition filled to the brim with bits containing OLD linux kernel images and have been prevented from running sudo apt-get upgrade command without getting an error. You will want to read on.
How-To Remove all bundled apps in Windows 10 with powershell
Remove all Modern apps from the system account Get-AppXProvisionedPackage -online | Remove-AppxProvisionedPackage -online Remove all Modern apps from your current user account Get-AppXPackage | Remove-AppxPackage Remove Metro apps for all user accounts Get-AppxPackage -AllUsers | Remove-AppxPackage via How to remove all bundled apps in Windows 10 – Winaero
Git committer e-mail. Which t use ?
Podcast (7 October 2015) http://bikeshed.fm/35 “Do you use a private or work e-mail when pushing git commits to repositories.” 🤔🤔🤔 The question is worth asking yourself as it’s (also) ’bout attribution of work you have done in either a public (fx GitHub) or private (fx Internal) domain. The use of .mailmap partially solves the issue if you have by accident...
UK home secretary: ‘real people’ don’t want unbreakable encryption – Naked Security
I still do not (and never will) get why some people endorse weakening security. It will never result in good. Only making it easier for the crooks to get our data from all the vulnerable devices still in existence today. (And more to come if the proposal gets through parliament) https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2017/08/02/uk-home-secretary-real-people-dont-want-unbreakable-encryption/
Being monitored by my [car] insurer …
I most definitely wouldn’t agree to. Even IF I could get a lower insurance. How would you feel about your insurer or your finance company having access to data about your driving and where you go? via Hit the road – with your insurer and lender keeping an eye on your driving — Naked Security
RFC 8196 – IS-IS Autoconfiguration
specifies IS-IS autoconfiguration mechanisms via RFC 8196 – IS-IS Autoconfiguration Now they gone and done it with IS-IS. Auto-config coming out. Would make my choice of protocol if I could use it with routing daemons on Linux/BSD systems, too. In the not so fare of future!
Don’t go googling how to break the law and have the browser remember YOU
Look, we don’t want to tell you how to commit crimes, but we do know that Googling how to commit said crime isn’t a smart starting point. It’s a lesson the Department of Justice wants you to learn, after arresting a person on suspicion of insider trading who looked up how to do so online. The story begins with Fei...