Net Safety : 3. Home Network

Previous Chapter The Wise old elf will tell you not to put all your eggs into one basket. Same goes for your Safety Nets weather it is internet security or your home security. We will discuss about some basic steps everyone should be taking when they setup the network and computers within. If you haven't … Continue reading Net Safety : 3. Home Network

Net Safety : 2. Troubles and Precautions

Previous Chapter Common troubles and precautions Adwares, Malwares, Botnets, Ransomware, Malmining/ CryptoJacking. Internet lives on Ads. While a lot of good sites rely on the revenue from Ads to give you the content for free, others wants to hijack your machine and turn it into their slaves and miners. Ads and impressions provide a lot … Continue reading Net Safety : 2. Troubles and Precautions

Net Safety : 1. The Basics

In this age, Internet is part of life and provides livelihood for many. For some, it is a way of life. On the flip side, Internet is littered with traps, scams, phishing, adwares, malware, crypto miners, botnets and ever since Jon Von Neumann published the 'Theory of Self-Reproducing Automata", curious minds has been trying to … Continue reading Net Safety : 1. The Basics

HOW TO: Get the Certificate Chain for a website

OpenSSL provides a very simple way to check/get the SSL / TLS certificate chain that a site/ webserver offers to the clients attempting to connect to it. This check is an effective technique to determine the SSL / TLS issues and at times, certain setups in my experience seems to be needing the chain installed … Continue reading HOW TO: Get the Certificate Chain for a website

HOW TO: Install Malayalam Keyboards for OS X High Sierra with KeyMagic

The biggest thing I missed when I became a full-time Mac user was the ability to freely type Malayalam anywhere I wanted. Back in the younger days of language blogging on Internet, Unicode and the Varamozhi project was a huge boost for the craving minds. That project from Cibu (Cibu Johny)  and the Anjaly Old … Continue reading HOW TO: Install Malayalam Keyboards for OS X High Sierra with KeyMagic