Monthly Archives: June 2003

Going Once. Going Twice. SOLD!

Our ’95 Windstar (“albatross”) is gone We finally sold our old minivan today. We got about half what we originally wanted, but probably 3x as much as the salvage yard would have given. Needless to say being down to 2 … Continue reading

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Real World Cryptography & Windows 2003 holes

PCWorld.com – PGP Encryption Proves Powerful Just studying domain 4 Cryptography for CISSP, and this article released today shows how well cryptography has come today. Although the cynic in partially believes it to be a planted story by the 3-letter … Continue reading

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Securing WLANs the 2003 Microsoft Way

Securing Wireless LANs – A Windows Server 2003 Certificate Services Solution Microsoft releases their guide on how they secured their network, using RADIUS, PKI & Cert Server in Win2003, and 802.1x on the client side. Following the interesting read — … Continue reading

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My Scale

HD351 TANITA DIGITAL SCALE with 440 lb capacity – Tanita Scales My new scale 🙂 I don’t know if I should be happy or not that I will have a definitive answer on where I stand daily. Am I a … Continue reading

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CISSP Studying

I am once again rededicating myself to hitting the books. I am right now on Domain 4 – Cyptography. I wanted to mention THE website for all CISSP wannabes like myself, www.cccure.org. It has probably the best study questions for … Continue reading

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Salespeople ARGH!

I have just had the displeasure of someone worse than the pushy car salesman. It is the nagging network security salesperson. The caller was recommended to us by ISS for software and policy currency. Steve from Citadel was pushing their … Continue reading

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On Hold…

I feel like life has been put on hold until we have this home thing resolved. I haven’t exercised in a week or studied for the CISSP in about two weeks. So much energy (mental mainly) and time (searching for … Continue reading

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PM'ing the moving experience

Still trying to patiently wait while the buyer gets financing. The waiting to conclude the deal and to move on with our life is a bit excruciating. We are also making a full court press to finding some place to … Continue reading

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Windows 2003 recieves first security patch

ZDNet |UK| – News – Story – Windows Server 2003 gets first security patch I wonder how much cajoling OS project managers had to do to get management to release the infamous first patch to the secured by default NOS. … Continue reading

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WE HAVE SOLD OUR HOUSE!!!!!

This could be in front of our house WE HAVE SOLD OUR HOUSE!!! After 14 months of being on the market and countless frustration after each open house and showing, we have finally achieved nirvana. While still not a definite … Continue reading

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