Original computing articles by a systems administrator

Monthly Archives: June 2007

Exploring IPv6

Beyond knowing that there is a newer version of IP out there, and that the addresses are really big, there isn’t much I know about IPv6–and I don’t think I am alone. I am going to edit this post as I explore IPv6, and hopefully it will end up being a guide to other users.Continue Reading

How I Browse the Internet Securely from Starbucks

Available Information: When a person accesses a public wireless access point, a hotspot, they are often very susceptible to having their browsing session spied on. There are several good posts, that have been out there for a while, that instruct how to prevent this using SSH tunneling. Two of these posts are: Lifehacker: Encrypt yourContinue Reading