What Your DNS Says About You

I know many people that just type in the usual Google public DNS when they need to add one to a computer or server. It’s easy right!? Just remember 8.8.8.8 and/or 8.8.4.4 it’s a no brainer! But what are we REALLY doing when we use Google for DNS? Your chosen DNS servers translate domains (xyz.com) […]

Encryption For All! Or Just Those Who Can Use It?

I have for many years been a proponent of strong encryption┬ásystems to protect peoples privacy and to secure things like financial information from prying eyes. After the revelations brought about by Edward Snowden it came t the forefront for some time in terms of the average computer user understanding the need for these systems. But […]