PeerBlock Picks Up Where PeerGuardian Left Off

September 30, 2009

Those of you who are downloading music and videos illegally (Bad! Naughty!) should know that nearly 100% of P2P activities are monitored by anti-filesharing organizations and government organizations who are perfectly happy reporting your activity to the authorities and getting you sued by the MAFIAA.

For a long time people have been using PeerGuardian 2, a program that uses blocklists that you choose to block your computer’s internet access with specific IP addresses. There are a few lists that are specifically made to keep your torrent client from talking to IP addresses of known P2P monitoring organizations and therefore keeping you out of trouble and out of jail. This way you can avoid anyone having solid evidence of your online activities being less-than-legal.

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Microsoft Security Essentials Benchmark Tests

September 30, 2009

Just kidding, Microsoft Censorship Department. Crawl back in your holes.

Guess what? The free MSE software that Microsoft has released recently has all kinds of restrictions that prevent you from seeing how it compares to commercial products. Check out this statement in the MSE End User License Agreement (EULA):

You may not… disclose the results of any benchmark tests of the software to any third party without Microsoft’s prior written approval.

Wait… what? This restriction means that nobody can test MSE and compare it to other products and then publish the results. If I downloaded a crapload of viruses to see which ones MSE could detect and posted the results here, I would be violating the EULA and Microsoft could sue me. What the hell?

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Mooch Report

March 20, 2009

Totally Free

  1. NetStat Agent (free today)

Free After Rebate

  1. Xbox PlayStation2 Game System Organizer and Surge Protection Unit
  2. Norton Internet Security 2009 / SystemWorks Basic 12 / Ghost 14

Good Deals

  1. Premier Mounts XUF-1330L Universal Flat Wall Mount Kit for 13″- 32″ Flat Screen TV’s – $1 (today)

Conficker Destroys World

February 24, 2009

So a new Conficker/Downadup variant is on the loose. Get informed and get the patch.

09prodimgkisOh, and get some real security software. I feel bad for all you losers still using AVG and avast!. And Spybot S&D and Ad-Aware aren’t even antivirus programs!