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23 June 2014
John the Ripper

Forgot your password from a Time Machine backup?

A few days ago I received an inquiry from a reader whose MacBook has unfortunately "given up the ghost". So far so bad. Unfortunately, the backups that he made on an external hard drive were saved with [...]
20 January 2014
Wordpress

WordPress security: rename wp-login.php and protect it from hackers

In the last few days I was able to recognize attacks on the WordPress admin area "wp-admin" on some customer blogs. I use the login lockdown plugin for most blogs, which not only records the unsuccessful login attempts, but also [...]