Monthly Archives: March 2008

Arthur C. Clarke 1917-2008

Arthur C. Clarke the visionary science fiction writer has passed away in Sri Lanka at the age of 90; (…) Mr. Clarke’s influence on public attitudes toward space was acknowledged by American astronauts and Russian cosmonauts, by scientists like the … Continue reading

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Security Update 2008-002

Security Update 2008-002 Available for: * Mac OS X 10.4.11 Intel Client and Server * Mac OS X 10.4.11 PPC Client and Server * Mac OS X 10.4.11 Universal Server * Mac OS X 10.5.2 Client and Server Apple on … Continue reading

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Using PVX v8.0 from home

I have found very intermittent results when using the VPN/NAT setting on the PVX software getting only a black screen and no real video signal. I am guessing that many home/small business NAT gateways are not really video conference friendly … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2008-03-18)

Managing IT Risk in Higher Education: A Methodology This research bulletin presents a methodology, used successfully at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) in Australia, for managing and assessing risks related to information technology systems and resources. It describes the … Continue reading

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Bikes & Chocolate

Riding has been proven* to cure symptoms of chocolate over consumption** * not really .. chocolate gives you pimples regardless ** A message from your friendly anaconda health advisory team (bike staff)

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Match it for Pratchett!

Today, it was announced that Terry Pratchett has donated half a million pounds to Alzheimer’s research. Hearing that, it occurred to me that if half a million of us all donated a pound to Alzheimer’s research, we could match his … Continue reading

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Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 1.1 patch 2

Symantec’s Ghost Solution Suite fails to verify authenticity during communications. This issue affects Symantec Ghost Solution Suite 1.1, 2.0.0, and 2.0.1. Symantec’s Ghost Solution Suite’s does not authenticate network connections between the Ghost console and the Ghost Management Agent. By … Continue reading

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