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Botnet stopped…

Either its been taken off line or I’ve blocked all its IPs. No more new additions for over 24 hours:   Status for the jail: dovecot-disconnect |- filter | |- File list: /var/log/mail.log | |- Currently failed: 0 | `- … Continue reading

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Out with the old …. and in with the New

Its time to say goodbye to the Renault Megane RT Sport DTi: First registered in 1999 old age has suddenly started to catch up on it. The MOT was due and I knew it needed: Driver side passenger door fixing … Continue reading

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Totally lost for words

I use Akismet on this site to trap spam. But even if I didn’t and I just relied on manually approving comments what sort of stupid idiot pays people to post rubbish like the following: Obviously its junk and would … Continue reading

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So first it was the Chinese, then it was the Brazillians. Now its Capita trying to break into my site.

Capita – that company who the UK Government think can be trusted to run so much of our infrastructure can’t apparently stop their own network from being used to attempt to hack servers: 31.222.208.86 – – [03/Dec/2014:01:22:43 +0000] “GET /wp/wp-login.php … Continue reading

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Scribbled notes on fixing bad blocks

#smartctl -t short /dev/sdb then #smartctl -a /dev/sdb SMART Self-test log structure revision number 1 Num Test_Description Status Remaining LifeTime(hours) LBA_of_first_error # 1 Short offline Completed: read failure 20% 50556 1132724807 # 2 Extended offline Completed: read failure 90% 50556 … Continue reading

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Facebook full of nothing….

Sometimes there is a lot of nothing on Facebook. Today there is nothing at all on Facebook:

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And even more uselessness from the arses at EE

So not only does their mobile app not work – they’ve also screwed up their SSL certificates…

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Semalt really don’t get it

I posted on Semalt’s facebook and they deleted my posts. I made another post suggesting that deleting my posts simply confirmed that they were a rogue element. Then they tried to friend me… I have a rule on Facebook : … Continue reading

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In the Beginning….

… God created the earth.. Then he created reglious hackers who try to break into your server: 50.22.36.34 – – [27/Jul/2013:06:03:54 +0100] “GET /cgi-bin/te/login.cgi HTTP/1.1” 404 294 “http://tty.org.uk/” “Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 5.1; rv:11.0) Gecko Firefox/11.0” 50.22.36.34 – – [27/Jul/2013:06:03:54 +0100] … Continue reading

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I knew there was a reason I didn’t use the Oracle Technical Network

I've not used it for 5 years and it's still unfriendly and unhelpful and full of arrogant little pricks Google+: View post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog. Created By Daniel Treadwell.

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