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Security consultant for a Big 4 professional services firm.


Aug
15
comment Getting LAN clients to use IPv6 tunnel of Debian router
Nat isn't because it is a good practice it is because it is a necessity. IPv6 needs no nat if network is planned well, but if tunnel allows IP only, then NAT is necessary.
Aug
11
comment Getting LAN clients to use IPv6 tunnel of Debian router
@zoredache You are incorrect sir: "Since at least Linux kernel version 3.9.0 and using ip6tables since 1.4.18 also Network Address Translation (NAT) is usable." mirrors.bieringer.de/Linux+IPv6-HOWTO/nat-netfilter6..html
Aug
11
comment Can't encrypt with bitlocker: “the specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted”
This worked, thanks!
Jan
27
comment Copy Windows XP network drivers without installation
It is a heavily locked down kiosk image with keyboard and mouse disabled, firewall, etc. Putting all that back might be more effort than sneaking in the drivers.
Dec
7
comment How can I read my hard drive's SMART status in Windows 7?
Simple and works.
Dec
5
comment Change background color of office 2013
I don't have the "office background" available to me :( Is it a per-build, per app?
Aug
21
comment list folders by the number of files recursively
A common trick to copy lot's of small files is to not copy them as many, but as one. For example, using tar or cpio, like this: tar cf - |ssh myotherbox tar xvf -
Jun
28
comment Stop windows 7 disk thrashing when idle
Okay, i found the culprit. Using procmon from sysinternals i noticed that rtvscan.exe was most active - Symantec Endpoint Protection. Disabling it reduced disk activity to idle.
Jun
18
comment Stop windows 7 disk thrashing when idle
I guess this was what happened.I've never seen it thrash disk again after I let it churn for a while.
Jun
17
comment Stop windows 7 disk thrashing when idle
I will try it next time it does it and report back
Apr
1
comment Best software to build charts (pies, bars)
Excel does not allow to customize in sufficient detail location of labels, styles of legend, etc. The basic pie/chart is agreeable
Apr
1
comment Best software to build charts (pies, bars)
I am good with Linux & Windows