Category Archives: security

What’s Causing that Network Traffic on Linux?

I noticed some periodic network traffic on my Ubuntu 12.04 box. Naturally, I wonder what was polling like that… Then I realized netstat -apĀ  will tell me the process using a port, but just doesn’t provide enough info to figure … Continue reading

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Virus Scanning Windows from Knoppix

Why worry about scanning Windows for viruses from inside Windows? Use Knoppix to scan for viruses from the safety of a linux-based, read-only OS. If you don’t already have it, get Knoppix with your favorite BitTorrent client (I use Azureus … Continue reading

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