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Jan 14, 2009

Gnarly Malware – Hijacks Website .htaccess and Steals Search Engine Traffic

Posted by in Security, Web Development 2 comments

A friend in the US called me a few days ago, asking me to take a look at his website, calypsoislandtours.com, since his site traffic had dropped dramatically, for no obvious reason. Upon further investigation, he discovered that only search engine traffic was affected, which, as with many if not most websites, happened to be […]


Nov 15, 2008

Track and Trace your stolen or missing Laptop with Adeona, on 32 and 64 Bit Ubuntu

Posted by in Linux, Security, Ubuntu 6 comments

Adeona is an Open Source system for tracking stolen and lost laptops/notebooks, developed by the University of Washington Computer Science and Engineering department. It’s also one of the few systems which doesn’t require a silly BIOS hack, or access to proprietary services, and is available for Linux, Windozzze and Mac OSX. Since 64bitjungle is a […]