A keylogger records when a key is pressed, when it is released, and whether any shift or special keys have been pressed. It is also recorded if, for example, a password is entered even if it is not displayed on the screen. There is no evidence that this keylogger has been intentionally implemented. Obviously, it […]Read More PSA: Keylogger in Hewlett-Packard Audio Driver
I quickly pressed Windows Key + q to open the Search box and typed in: turn windows features on or off Turn windows features on or off I scanned a few options but one in particular was salient: Hyper-V was enabled. So I installed the 64-bit version of Docker for Windows after configuring a shiny new VirtualBox CentOS 7 […]Read More SOLVED: VirtualBox shows only 32-bit guest versions on my (64-bit) Windows 10?
Fixing this issue is pretty straightforward and involves a few simple steps. Load up task manager (right click taskbar and select Task Manager) Go to the Processes Tab Select rdpclip.exe Click End Process Go to the Application Tab Click New Process Type rdpclip Click Ok https://techtalk.gfi.com/copy-paste-working-remote-desktop-connection-whats-wrong/Read More SOLVED: RDP copy-paste is not working
Today, I was trying out the new release, and then I ran into a wall: logging in to mysql didn’t work, even though I was sure that I’d configured it correctly; i.e. root with an empty password. I’d done this hundreds of times already, so I was sure it’d work, but then again, it just didn’t. So […]Read More PSA: Empty mysql root password for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Previously I wrote about configuring a Microtik for RDP. Well, that router died, so I’d to do it all over again. (Here are the Terminal commands, except I’ve changed my public IP address to x.x.x.x.):- /ip firewall nat>> add chain=dstnat action=dst-nat to-addresses=192.168.1.243 to-ports=3389 protocol=tcp dst-address=x.x.x.x dst-port=3389 log=no log-prefix=”” /ip firewall nat>> add chain=srcnat action=src-nat to-addresses=192.168.1.254 to-ports=3389 protocol=tcp […]Read More
Spent too much time configuring port forwarding (RDP) on my (Microtik) RouterBoard 751G-2HnD. The solution, as usual, was buried in a May 2014 forum post. There needs to be TWO (2) NAT rules enabled; i.e. to forward traffic to/fro the router/server. In this case, 18.104.22.168 and 10.0.0.254 refers to the router’s WAN and LAN IPs respectively, […]Read More Microtik port forwarding
Yesterday I updated the date column of an entire table meant for its subset only. The solution to this mistake was to recover from daily mysqldump, and filling in the gaps that were, thankfully, able to be filled in. Writing in 2010, the author of the answer said:- When something goes wrong, the only restoration […]Read More InnoDB transactions