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- EFF.org (tools)
- Cover Your Tracks
- UPS on Wikipedia
BBT from 2020
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“When you say ‘interesting’ you mean catastrophe”
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“Stand and Salute (the service of the 25 year UPS)”
TECH BATTLE PLANS
Flooding a network or a server with so many bogus requests that actual traffic fails to connect.
“Fuse boxes” for electronic equipment. Stop many small power spikes or one large spike from damaging equipment plugged into them
Uninterruptable Power Supply. Batteries that keep equipment power for a few minutes for orderly shutdown when the main AC power fails.
Double Conversion / Continuous
A type of UPS that always powers equipment from the battery which is continuously charging.
Virtual Private Network a secure encrypted tunnel from your device to an exit location of your choosing. Good for public wifi and nosey Internet Service Providers (ISP)
The Onion Router a system that masks your location and identity by hopping around the internet before going to special private sites.
Part of a websites Domain Name entry that is sometimes used as an alias and now abused to allow third party tracking even when it is blocked.
Using information about the browser settings and computer capabilities to identify a user.
Cascading Style Sheets are a way of formatting web pages.