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Andy

Andy has written 7 posts for Central Ohio Tech Support

SSL is now easier and no extra cost

Dreamhost has partnered with Let’s Encrypt to offer free SSL certificates for sites hosted at Dreamhost. Yes, it is in beta, but the implementation is solid. https://www.dreamhost.com/blog/2016/01/20/free-ssltls-certificates-at-dreamhost-with-lets-encrypt/

SSL everywhere

I’ve run into some questions about applying SSL encryption to sites that “don’t have anything sensitive that needs to be encrypted.” Google is committed to “making the Internet safter” – here So they will use support of HTTPS as a reason to improve your page’s rank. here Ok. That may be reason enough for some … Continue reading »

I Need a Tech Translator!

Some days I feel like I would have no business writing about translating technology language, but someone recently suggested I might lead a discussion or give a presentation on just that. But what did she mean? There are so many different aspects, so many situations that simply frustrate all of us who have experienced technical … Continue reading »

Please update OpenSSL – your door is wide open

If you have been under a rock the first few days and this site is the first one you find, please update the OpenSSL on your web services. This issue impacts many products that use encrypted communication over the Internet. It’s not just for web sites. You may need to update appliances, workstation agent software, … Continue reading »

Interesting overview of the state of Information Security

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Help Windows moved my Icons! (again)

I have responded to this question a few different ways in the past. I was able to revisit the question recently and I realized my approach has changed. Below is my latest approach and a good tool for managing those icons. I know I had the problem with my icons rearranging when I undocked my … Continue reading »

Local seminar on Virtual Infrastructure May 30

This might be a good resource:http://www.truthinit.com/technology-users/seminars/building-virtual-infrastructure.html Free seminar May 30th in Columbus.