Tag: Network

Known SS7 network flaw used to drain customer bank accounts

  The vulnerability allowed hackers to bypass two-factor authentication Despite years of warnings that the SS7 networking protocol contained significant vulnerabilities, it now appears to have been exploited by hackers to drain customer bank accounts, according to reports. Signaling System No.7 (SS7), as the protocol is …

Which Ad Networks Pay Late or Not at All?

One of the biggest risks for publishers is working with ad networks that either pay late or not at all. Unfortunately, many publishers have suffered this fate with the bankruptcies of Mode Media and Say Media. There are also many scammy ad networks that never intended …

Windows has detected an IP address conflict

  Some Windows users, who use an Ethernet port in multiple computers may receive an IP address conflict Network Error – Another computer on this network has the same IP address as this computer. Contact your network administrator for help resolving this issue. More details are …

6 Basic Network Commands in Linux

    This Linux tutorial covers some basic network commands which can be useful when troubleshooting networking problems with other servers both within the network and across the Internet, obtaining more information about other servers. 1. The ping command sends ICMP echo requests to the server …

How to Use Public Wi-Fi Safely?

  Public Wi-Fi is now offered almost everywhere, and most people make use of it on regular basis. As good as this sounds, there is just one huge problem – it is just not safe. Because public Wi-Fi is an open network, it can be hacked …

Buying router guide

  A router isn’t just a device used for accessing the internet. Its capabilities also extend to being a wireless access point, a network switch, a privacy gateway and a resource sharing device. Virtually every item of technology these days (even certain fridges and ovens) can …

Easy tips to prevent DNS leaks

  DNS Leaks Clogging Your Network? Here’s a Simple Fix DNS leaks are a big deal. You might not realize it, but your web browser could be leaking personal and potentially damaging information. DNS leaks open the door for hackers to see which sites you’re visiting …

How To Set WiFi Connection Priority In Android

Smartphones and desktops are not always accurate when it comes to choosing the strongest connection to connect to. Your PC or your smartphone will connect to a network based solely on its signal strength. This is hardly the best approach since other factors such as stability …

LinkedIn for desktop gets a new look

ny says it will put content at the centre of networking LinkedIn has revealed the biggest update to its desktop platform since it launched, helping users access the content and conversations to make their professional network more relevant to their individual requirements. “Our goal is to …

How To Enable WiFi In Ubuntu Linux

Enable WiFi in Ubuntu 16.10 and Ubuntu 16.04. How to enable WiFi in Ubuntu, using Terminal (command line). Fix “Ubuntu WiFi is disabled by hardware switch” on Ubuntu 16.10, Ubuntu 16.04 and other Ubuntu Derivative Systems. How To Enable WiFi In Ubuntu Open Systems Settings and …

Best AdSense Alternatives of 2017

Contrary to popular belief, Google AdSense is not the only high paying option for publishers today. There are many networks on the market today providing similar if not a better offering than AdSense. Besides the question of rates, publishers also seek for other AdSense alternatives for …

Azure Virtual Network Peering Using PowerShell

  In today’s Ask the Admin, I’ll show you how to connect two Azure virtual networks using Virtual Network Peering and PowerShell. Virtual Network (VNet) Peering provides an easy way to connect two virtual networks in the same region. Once two VNets are connected, they work …

How To Check WiFi Signal Strength In Ubuntu Terminal

Install wavemon on Ubuntu to check the Ubuntu WiFi strength via commandline. Wavemon is a Linux WiFi signal strength mapper that shows the iwconfig signal level; iw signal strength on screen. wavemon is a ncurses-based monitoring application for wireless network devices. It plots levels in real-time …

How LinkedIn will invade Windows and Office

  Microsoft has revealed more plans for its integration with LinkedIn It’ll soon become harder to avoid LinkedIn’s messages if you use Office or Windows. Microsoft has revealed how it will start to integrate LinkedIn into its own email and other platforms, after European authorities approved …