I love my job so much that I don’t actually feel like I’m working. I have three computers in front of me and I’m multitasking on each of them. Using a lot of energy and brain power. It’s just another day in the life of an IT pro, right? I feel like the luckiest person […]


“Remember, though, you’re not hunting the healthy — you’re looking for the weak and overlooked.” —- Matt Walker This is my absolute favorite quote regarding cyber security that I’ve heard so far. It says so much. And resonates with me on a personal level.

Staying Sharp

I would rather “stay sharp” than “stay fresh”. My logic behind this is staying sharp means you keep a figurative “cutting edge” and are ready to “cut” when needed. Also, the opposite of sharp is dull which is useless when you need a cutting edge. Now, as for “staying fresh”, it implies that you are […]

Hacking RDP

So, for some time now, having an RDP port open to the web would probably mean trouble for you. A number of reasons you would not want to open that port up include being able to brute force the administrator account. Even if it has been renamed, it is not guaranteed to stop an attacker. […]

iOS Security

I’m sure both Google and Apple take security seriously when it comes to their mobile OS. But I actually place my trust in Apple over Google because Apple is the creator of the device and the OS. With that said they don’t allow people to look at their source code. Apple also does a pretty […]

Apple Support

I really have to give a shout out to Apple support for making my day better. I had a screen issue with my 13″ MacBook Pro and it was still under warranty. Called support folks on Friday the 16th. They sent me a box on Monday the 19th and I shipped my computer to them […]