Monthly Archives: April 2010

KDE4 on OpenSolaris

I installed KDE (3 at the time) the first time on Solaris 10 quite some years ago – and have been a fan ever since. I’ve been using KDE as my main desktop environment on the Sparc desktops I had; … Continue reading

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myth about regular password change busted

Here, finally, a piece by one of the leading experts in computer security, Gene Spafford, about where the "need" to regularly change your password came from, and why it won’t help much: http://www.cerias.purdue.edu/site/blog/post/password-change-myths/ two highlights: "In summary, forcing periodic password … Continue reading

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