With Edward Snowden’s shocking revelations that the NSA has for years been working to crack and subvert VPN encryption technologies, together with the fact that it is becoming increasingly obvious that most such technologies have been developed and certified by the US government’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), may therefore be considered suspect.
With AV, security, and home automation systems all running over IP networks, professional installers have a tremendous opportunity to grow their businesses by offering networking solutions. While installing an IP network can be a daunting task for the uninitiated, by understanding the purpose and function of a few key components—as well as what to look for when selecting those components—a professional installer can easily learn to deliver reliable and powerful IP networking solutions. With this in mind, as a professional installer, the primary components with which you should become familiar are as follows:
If you are deploying SSTP VPN for Windows clients and get the error: "The revocation function was unable to check revocation because the revocation server was offline.", you are most likely using your own internal PKI and the certificate used for SSTP does not have a Certificate Revocation List (CRL) accessible from the outside, so the client machine is failing checking whether or not the certificate has been revoked from the CA. If you simply want to bypass this, you can edit the registry on the client:
The day prior to the election Bitcoin increased massively in value due to uncertainty about the election polls and increased likelihood of Donald Trump winning. Money poured out of the bonds and rare metals markets and into the stock market once either computer algorithms or people with shitloads of money decided a Trump victory wouldn't hurt company fundamentals. During this, the price of Bitcoin fell as well as it funneled into the stock market. In my opinion this might be a good buying opportunity also known as buying the dip. Use your own judgement and do your own research.
Getting free network gear from family is quite nice sometimes, and that is how the tale of the Luxul XAP-1500 PoE WAP Install begins... The main reason for extending the WiFi network into my Dads backyard and throughout the house was to ensure surrounding wireless security cameras receive great reception due to a recent Coyote problem, and we have 4 cats. They even need to be locked in the house every night.
There are several features that are not available from the Settings menu, which you can only access using the chrome:// commands. Some of the features are available under both Menu and chrome:// commands. One of the most useful, underutilized and hidden features in Chrome is the network internals tools that you access by manually entering chrome://net-internals into your address bar. All chrome:// addresses need to be input by the user as links don't work. It will immediately begin to start capturing network data, which you can stop by going to Capture at the top and clicking stop. You are able to see just about every aspect of Chrome's internals from this area.
Among the various properties you are able to extract and analyze are:
Proxy, Events, Timeline, DNS, Sockets, Alt-Svc, HTTP/2, QUIC, SDCH, Cache, Modules, HSTS, Bandwidth, Prerender