Author Archives: Q

“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.” … by Albert Einstein

2013
25
Feb
How to remove Trojan Ransom.Win32. ...

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A new and better version of  Trojan Ransom.Win32.Blocker.ajpo is now on lose, the name is Trojan Ransom.Win32.Foreign.acvz (according to Kaspersky Internet Security) or LockScreen.AQD trojan (according to ESEN NOD32). The trojan has two files, skype.dat and skype.ini, the trojan itself is located in skype.dat. The skype.ini is just the trigger, harmless if there is no […]

2013
22
Feb
Wireless configuration WLAN Partit ...

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As the title says on each router (our example case DIR-825) configuration interface there is an advanced configuration where you can set amongst other settings the WLAN partition, usually is disabled. This is serious set so if you don’t need to restrict any comunications between wireless clients leave it DISABLED (see the pictures for punctual […]

2013
21
Feb
KIS won’t allow Remote Desktop C ...

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There is the case when you cannot establish Remote Desktop Connection on a computer with Kaspersky Internet Security (KIS 2012 in our tests) installed on it and the computer is behind a router (D-Link DIR-825 in our case). Even if KIS firewall settings are made to allow remote connections the firewall will block any connections attempt […]

2013
16
Feb
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 – ...

Microsoft Windows Server 2003 – Event ID: 7006

Event Type:    Error Event Source:    Service Control Manager Event Category: None Event ID: 7003 Description: The IASCServiceManager service depends on the following nonexistent service: Appcore 01cd68ba7eef4c30.   Resolution: Service name: Appcore Service description: Appcore Service Usually this error comes after Evend ID 16. So the resolution is to enable [First failure] explained here. Appcore is [ […]

2013
13
Feb
Optimize the Leverage browser cach ...

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When checking an website performance via Google Developers Tool, in some cases it returns an warning under Leverage browser caching. The following solution was tested on WordPress platform but should work on any website. The funny thing in this test/tools is that Google itself does not always follow protocol implemented by this test, see the results […]

2013
07
Feb
How to open Asus eeePC 1000H

How to open Asus eeePC 1000H - upper frame

Disassembly instructions guide for Asus eeePC 1000H netbook. Here we cover the all important parts, release and removing the keyboard, front cover, display and mainboard. STEP 1 – remove external covers remove the battery remove screws securing bottom cover and pull up the cover remove the two screws securing the hard drive unit remove the […]

2013
24
Jan
How to remove Trojan.Ransom.Win32. ...

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There is a new ransom trojan which is kinda tough to remove. First, because it is in full screen – always on top and closes explorer.exe and Task Manager (see pictures 00 – 04). Ctrl + Alt + Del works, Task Manager opens but is closed immediately so is not much to do and second […]

2013
12
Jan
Logitech Z323 2.1 Speakers System

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Logitech Z323 2.1 speaker system is low budget audio system but not necessarily of poor quality so let’s take a look at the system quality. The satellite speakers have an attractive design but glossy front is a minus point. Rubber feet are small but still efficient if there are clean, adhere to the surface but […]