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Adjusting log timestamps to localtime on Cisco IOS devices

Correlating Log files are an important aspect when responding to incidents/attacks/outages regarding your Cisco devices. However I have noticed for a while that my logging timestamps are off an hour from the actual clock synced by NTP. After some digging I realized that Cisco devices use service timestamps log datetime as a default. You can …

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United States of Secrets Documentary

Great PBS documentary on the NSA surveillance “program” Part 1 mainly focuses on the NSA program post 9/11 and the events that lead people like Thomas Drake, William Binney and Edward Snowden to blow the whistle. Part 2 covers the ties between the US government and Data Mining companies like Google, Facebook and Apple.

Turkey Citizens respond to Twitter censorship (via DNS)

Internet censorship is bad – especially when it is abused to censor media reports about potentially corrupt government officials. Luckily a lot of incompetent people try to implement censorship via DNS. Censorship via DNS is a method which is pretty easy to bypass and some people have responded to this this: http://mashable.com/2014/03/21/twitter-ban-turkey-graffiti/?utm_medium=feed&utm_source=rss And no, I …

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