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ISP Redundancy Link Interface Cannot Be Created

While setting up ISP Redundancy on a Check Point cluster I ran into an issue preventing me from proceeding with my configuration.¬† I was eventually able to resolve this and felt that I would share with you and my future self the steps taken.   What is ISP Redundancy ISP Redundancy enables reliable Internet connectivity […]

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Retrieve MX records using nslookup

One of my new kids on the block asked me a question tonight; “Jermal, how do I get the mx record of a domain?” To retrieve mx record information we need to use a tool called nslookup¬†which is available in Windows and Linux The quick syntax use is nslookup [-option] [hostname] [server]   Example of […]

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Google’s uProxy: A Peer-to-Peer Gateway to Internet Freedom

For the avgInternetJoe this may be news. Things like this have existed for a while now. Such as the TOR network. I like the idea that big boys such as Google are looking to assist those repressed from the full extend of the web.

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ICANN Now Requiring Verification to Register New Web Domains

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a non-profit organization based in Los Angeles, has announced plans to make domain registrars more accountable for those who sign up and register internet domains. WHOIS, the public domain name database of all registrants, will soon require that all new domain owners verify their identities with […]