Reaching the Safe Mode for a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 (GT-P5100) running on Android 4.0.4 can be a tricky thing. The post explains how to achieve this.
Running an OpenVAS test on a fail2ban-enabled target system may result in inpredictable and unreliable reports.
Due to a bug in the debian package of OpenVAS 6, the files in /usr/share/openvas/cert/ are missing (“no such file”). It is being explained how to fix it.
Using certificates with nsCertType=server for OpenVPN clients will result in the error message “Unsupported Certificate Purpose”.
By default the firewall of Windows 7 is configured in such a way that the firewall only accepts connections from one of the subnets for which the system has at least one network interface. All other connections are blocked by default. Here it is described how you may adjust your firewall’s configuration to let packages pass.
A summary of the hardware details available in the Bubba 3 NAS system by Excito.
Recently I stumbled over the problem that the GPGOL addin of GPG4WIN (version 2.1.0) apparently has some problems with the German umlauts. At the bottom it turned out that it could not deal well with the message encoding. Here is how I managed to work around the problem.
The NETKEY stack (showing an internal error in process mv_crypto) with the current kernel version 2.6.38 appears to be broken for the ARMEL architecture (like the Excito Bubba3) such that larger IP packages encapsulated with IPSEC lead to a kernel Oops. The post describes how to switch to the KLIPS stack where this problem does not appear.
Available at http://www.bluehelp.de/tutorial/svn-debian-plesk.html there is a good (German) description on how to set up a Subversion repository on a Debian system if also Parallels Plesk Panel is installed. However, there is one thing that needs improvement there: When generating the HTTP password file it is being generated with unix rights which can pose a security thread to your system. This post describes how to fix that.
Sometimes you could go nuts: Having sent in an Acer TravelMate 7730G to the German Acer Support for replacing the mainboard, it turns out afterwards that the operating system does not shut down properly anymore. What the heck is going on?