Archive for June 2008

Firefox 3 add ons, security and privacy

Using Track Me Not at the moment:

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/3173

From the website: “

Long Description: Protects users against search data profiling by issuing randomized queries to popular search-engines.”
I keep wondering about, in addition to this, doing mis-leading searches. For instance, if “they” are going to track what I do on the internet, I could create a batch file that would give them plenty of innaccurate infromation about myself. In a way, isn’t that the same (or maybe better – because I could portray myself anyway I want) as tracking my behaviour?

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Posted June 28, 2008 by mmdmurphy in freeware, windows

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Command Line SMTP Mailer for Batch Jobs

Sometimes you find something that hasn’t been updated, and realize it doesn’t need updated.

http://www.beyondlogic.org/solutions/cmdlinemail/cmdlinemail.htm

You need to relay it off of something, I am using an internal one at work so not so sure you can use this unless you have a mail server….

Posted June 2, 2008 by mmdmurphy in freeware, windows

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