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Fri
27
May
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Session Hijacking

In computer science, session hijacking is the exploitation of a valid computer session (commonly known as a "session key") used to gain unauthorized access to information or services in a computer system. For example, when a user logs in to a web ... site, the user's PC is tagged with a session key using a browser cookie (a cookie is a small file stored on the users PC that the browser reads). Any time the user requires access to a restricted area of a website (usually requiring login), the session key is extracted from the users' PC and compared to the key stored on the web server. If valid, the ... (view more)

Wed
03
Mar
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Don't Press F1 Key: New Malware Targets Internet Explorer

According to a report by Microsoft, a new security hole has emerged in older versions of Windows systems running Internet Explorer. Hackers could use the vulnerability to take control of a user's system. The flaw has been found in systems running ... Windows 2000, Windows XP, and Windows Server 2003. Microsoft says the issue is tied to the way that Visual Basic Scripting, or VBScript -- which is used for executing functions found in web pages -- is linked with Windows Help files. Fake Dialog Box Requests Users Hit F1 In the case of an attack, a victim using Windows 2000, XP, or Server 2003 would ... (view more)

Wed
25
Nov
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'Memory Viewer', and 'Shortcut Key Explorer'

Memory Viewer With Memory Viewer you can view your system memory configuration without having to open your PC or laptop! Not only does Memory Viewer show you the channel, size and speed, but it also shows you the type of memory: SDRAM, DDR, etc. ... http://www.rjlsoftware.com Shortcut Key Explorer Shortcut Key Explorer will help you manage the list of shortcut keys you have loaded on your computer. Simply run Shortcut Key Explorer and it will automatically load the existing shortcut keys and display them in an easy to read list. From this list you can double-click on any item and edit the ... (view more)

Mon
03
Aug
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'ShellMenuView', and 'Product Key Finder'

ShellMenuView ShellMenuView is a utility that displays menu items that appear when you right-click a file or folder in Windows Explorer. It allows you to edit and remove unwanted menu items. http://www.nirsoft.net Product Key Finder Product Key ... Finder is a free Windows application that retrieves license key information (CD Keys) from the Windows registry. Product Key Finder currently supports retrieval of 200+ Windows applications such Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat. http://davehope.co.uk Today's fresh software picks were provided courtesy of Bob Helmer at Shell ... (view more)

Thu
25
Jun
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'Zen Key', and 'Lan-Explorer'

Zen Key ZenKEY allows you to control all aspects of your computer via keystrokes. Using the configuration utility of the ZenKEY Wizard, you can create menus, each containing items which perform "actions". You can start these actions by clicking on ... the item or pressing a key-combination. Using these actions, you can: open a program or a file, control program windows, automatically make windows transparent, iconify windows, issue a Media command, open a folder -- and much more! http://www.camiweb.com Lan-Explorer Lan-Explorer determine all computers, shares and printers on your local network. ... (view more)

Fri
23
May
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'World Wide Telescope', and 'Wireless Key View'

World Wide Telescope WorldWide Telescope from Microsoft is a rich Web application that brings together imagery from the best ground- and space-based observatories across the world. It allows people to easily explore the night sky through their ... computers and has been eagerly anticipated by the astronomical and educational communities as a compelling scientific resource for students and lifelong learners. http://www.worldwidetelescope.org/ Wireless Key View WirelessKeyView recovers all wireless network keys (WEP/WPA) stored in your computer by the 'Wireless Zero Configuration' service of ... (view more)

Wed
12
Mar
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'Hidden 3d Benchmarks In Vista', and 'Wireless Key View'

Hidden 3d Benchmarks In Vista There's a utility built into Windows Vista used for benchmarking your system called the System Assessment Tool. What most people don't know is that you can call this utility from the command line and view some cool 3D ... benchmarks. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/view-hidden-3d-benchmarks-in-windows-vista/ Wireless Key View Recover lost WEP-WPA key stored by Wireless Zero Configuration service in Windows. WirelessKeyView recovers all wireless network keys (WEP/WPA) stored in your computer by the 'Wireless Zero Configuration' service of Windows XP and ... (view more)

Thu
21
Feb
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Accents, A Time and Finger Saving Tip in MS Word

Most of us already know that we can use Symbols to give us the accents we want and need in our MS Word Documents. We also know that this method can be a bit awkward and use more time than we care to allow for it. Luckily, there is another method ... that you can use to effect the same outcome, only it's quicker and not nearly as awkward. Follow the steps below to find out: The first and most important step is that you must have the Num Lock key activated. The second most important step is that you must use the numbers located on the numeric keypad for this trick. If you use the numbers located ... (view more)

Mon
18
Feb
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Don't We All Need a Break Occasionally? MS Word

I am sure there have been times in your life when you had an MS Word or PowerPoint numbered or bulleted list when you decided that you really did need a blank space half way through it. I'm right aren't I? I knew it! I also know that you probably ... tried several times to insert that blank visual space and finally decided to give it up. I know this because a lot of folks have written to me to ask me how to make it happen! There are ways to make this happen but most of them are slow and laborious. As you all know, I am all about saving time and keystrokes and so I will show you today how to ... (view more)

Thu
15
Nov
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'Auto Hot Key', and 'Task Killer'

Auto Hot Key Auto Hot Key is a free, open-source utility for Windows. With it, you can automate almost anything by sending keystrokes and mouse clicks. You can write a mouse or keyboard macro by hand or use the macro recorder. Create hotkeys for ... keyboard, joystick, and mouse. Virtually any key, button, or combination can become a hotkey. More complex features allow a user to respond to signals from hand-held remote controls via the WinLIRC client script, run existing AutoIt v2 scripts, and convert any script into an EXE file that can be run on computers that don't have Auto Hot Key installed ... (view more)

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