August, 2007

  • Hyperlinks in Entourage

    I've been playing around with Entourage on my Mac for the last couple of days (in order to access my Email from Exchange while I am out of the office). It turns out that there is a curious feature missing from Entourage... You can't highlight a word and...
  • Virtual Server HTTP 500 Error

    There's probably a KB article about this, but I know the first time I ran into the problem above, it took me forever to find the solution, so I thought I would share it with you. If you install Virtual Server 2005 R2 (or SP1), and then Remote-Desktop...
  • Layers (Defense in Depth Part 1)

    If you have spent any time working with Network security, you are familiar with the concept of Defense in Depth . In a nutshell, there is NO SILVER BULLET when it comes to network or computer security. Network security is a process, and one where the...
  • Grabbing error message text

    Neat little trick I ran across somewhere... You know when you get an error message with all sorts of descriptive text, and you want to send that text off to a newsgroup, the helpdesk, or a friend so that they can loop up an answer? You could take a screenshot...
  • Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

    So... over the last couple of days, I have had the need to scan 1.2 Terabytes of data for viruses and malware, using as many different engines as possible. Don't ask... This should be a snap! I thought... Microsoft makes an Antivirus that can simultaneously...