Stop using Microsoft IE right this minute – Exploit Warning

JohnMHoyt Business, Computer Security, Computer Support, Microsoft, Secure IT Alert, security, Windows Leave a Comment

A few days back, security experts started reporting that an existing vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer had been leveraged in a “Zero Day Exploit”. What does this mean for you? You could open a specially crafted document and become compromised. Microsoft has not released a patch as of this moment so they are advising the use of Microsoft Edge for …

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Hang onto your hats, IPv6 is going live! World IPv6 Launch Day is upon us!

JohnMHoyt Android, Apple, broadband, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Security, Computer Service, Computer Support, Homeland Secure IT, Linux, Microsoft, Technology, Windows, Windows Server Leave a Comment

We’ve waited with baited breath, through speculation and testing, and finally, the day has come for IPv6 to be enabled globally. That’s right, in just a few hours, the World IPv6 Launch will take place! There will be lots of fanfare, fireworks and world-wide celebration, and the internet will suddenly run better than it ever has!!!! Okay, so maybe you won’t …

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Begin using IPv6 whether your ISP is ready for it or not by using a “Tunnel Broker”

JohnMHoyt Apple, broadband, Business, Computer Repair, Computer Service, Connectivity, Fun Stuff, Homeland Secure IT, Linux, Mac, Microsoft, OS X, Technology, Windows, Windows Server 3 Comments

So now that we are reaching the end of the IPv4 addresses, what’s next? You don’t have to sit back and wait for your ISP to provide you with IPv6, you can play with IPv6 today using a “Tunnel Broker”. How does that work? Hurricane Electric is one example of a tunnel broker who allows you to use IPv6 via …

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