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Reset Your WordPress Admin User Password

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Had an issue with code getting injected in this site (which is why I moved hosts and started over with just a wordpress export/import of the post) At the same time I got locked out of my admin account. Because I was using a VPS I didn’t have a cpanel… Read more »

Upgrade to wordpress 4.4.2 now

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An emergency security release of wordpress was just put out. It fixes a cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability and an open redirection vulnerability. From wordpress team: The details of the two fixes according to the WordPress blog are: A cross site scripting vulnerability for “certain local URI’s” was resolved. This kind of… Read more »

WordPress 2.8 is out

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Image via CrunchBase I’ll make time to upgrade tomorrow night. But here’s a list of the new features from the Codex site. Its a lot of great stuff, I just wonder if any of my plug-ins will break. Only one way to find out. Highlights New drag-and-drop widgets admin interface… Read more »

links for 2009-06-02

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Texas trip

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Image by Bling$Bling via Flickr I spent the last few days in Texas for work. The Texas location is closing this year and they’ve started the process of moving people,equipment,product, etc out of the building. I headed down the gather freed computers and servers. Was well as offer some onsite… Read more »

links for 2008-10-04

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Recommended Audit Policy

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  I?m frequently asked what the best audit policy is Windows. As you know there are 9 different audit policies you can enable for Success and/or Failure. While I recommend some of those policies be enabled no matter what … Recommended Audit PolicyThu, 17 May 2007 13:22:00 GMT [tags]windows, security[/tags]

Wireless LAN security myths that won?t die

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Here’s a good article about wireless security Wireless LAN security myths that won?t die by ZDNet‘s George Ou — It’s been two years since I wrote “The six dumbest ways to secure a wireless LAN,” and it’s probably been one of my more successful blog entries ever, with two flashes… Read more »