Category: Operating Systems/Programming

Microsoft Baseline Security Analyzer (MBSA) Installation and Report

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=7558 I was amazed at how easy this program was to install and operate. I had no problems finding the program, installing, or running it. I was especially impressed with the fact that it was free! Overall, the results of my security scan were as expected; some of […]

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Early Versions of Cryptography

  One of the earliest versions of cryptography was found in the Egyptian town, Menet Khufu. On the tomb of Khnumhotep II, hieroglyphics were inscribed with strange symbols to help deter people from understanding what was written; this is called a substitution cipher. In Greece, the Spartans developed […]