How to Use miniLock - a Simple Way to Encrypt Files

Posted on Fri 22 April 2016 in howto • Tagged with encryption

I originally posted this entry on our family's Wordpress blog, back in 2015. I decided to update and repost the content here, since it's still relevant and fits better here anyway...

There are lots of different ways to encrypt a file and today I want to cover one of the …

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Using SSL Connections Over ncat

Posted on Sun 20 March 2016 in howto • Tagged with encryption, ncat

ncat is a full rewrite from the nmap team of the traditional netcat (nc) network "Swiss Army Knife".

ncat is full of really slick new features, but the one I will cover here is the ability to do all the wonderful things nc could do, but over an SSL connection …

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