Archive for the 'Network' Category

How to change ssh password on jailbroken iPhone

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

How to change ssh password on jailbroken iPhoneIf you jailbrake your iPhone you must change default password to prevent unauthorized access. Here is how to do it:


Read the rest of this entry »

How to use Windows built-in firewall and open ports

Saturday, February 24th, 2007

FirewallFirewall protects your computer from intrusion by filtering incoming and outgoing traffic. It can be implemented as software or hardware. A hardware firewall is usually a box sitting next to your physical network connection (like DSL or cable modem) and local network computers are connected to it directly or though router or switch.

Internet Connection Firewall (ICF) that is built into Windows is software firewall. This means that it is a software application that runs on your computer and filters network traffic. First you need to enable it and set it up.

Read the rest of this entry »

How to speed up slow network browsing in Windows

Friday, February 16th, 2007

NetworkThere is a bug in MS Windows that can slow up network browsing. It can take up to 30 seconds to browse remote computer. Reason of this delay is that Windows is scanning remote computer for Scheduled tasks.

There is a simple registry tweak to fix this problem.

Read the rest of this entry »

How can I see my IP address

Wednesday, February 14th, 2007

Sometimes you might need to find out what is your public IP address. Depending on your network configuration it might not be straightforward. There are many ways to determine your IP address. Here are few.

Read the rest of this entry »