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Archive for July 20th, 2012

Reference desktop client for the Google Authenticator (OS X, Windows, Linux) – via: mclamp/JAuth · GitHub

Posted by jpluimers on 2012/07/20

It runs on OS X, Windows and Linux:

JAuth is a reference desktop client for the google authenticator. Intended

as an alternative to the iPhone Google Authenticator app and similar.

And it comes with installers in addition to source code.



via: mclamp/JAuth · GitHub.

Posted in *nix, Apple, Google, GoogleAuthenticator, Mac, Mac OS X / OS X / MacOS, Power User, Windows | Leave a Comment »

WiFi/WLAN security: for personal/PSK mode, choose WPA2 with AES and a strong password and SSID name. Don’t use TKIP or WPS PIN

Posted by jpluimers on 2012/07/20

To make WPA2 as secure as possible in PSK mode aka personal mode, make sure you don’t trap into the major WPA2 weaknesses:

So this is what I did on my TomatoUSB flashed Asus RT N66U router:

  • strong and different passwords for 2.4 Ghz and 5Ghz WiFi
  • unique SSIDs for both the WiFi bands
  • AES encryption
  • no WPS PIN

Easy to setup: follow the WiKi here, using the basic link from the link list.



Posted in *nix, Internet, Power User, TomatoUSB | Leave a Comment »

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