Always Use Google SSL Search in Chrome

You know what Google SSL Search is right?

By using SSL, your search results would be encrypted on the communication channel between Google and your computer. So an attacker on the same network you are on will not be able see what you are searching for.

NOTE: Google can, of course, still see what you are searching for =) So beware, they might be watching you 😛

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Regarding Password Strength

Well, noticed that I haven’t been blogging for some time. So here is a quick post about something that should be obvious, but still goes unnoticed by some people. I will talk about password strength in this post.

The key space of a password is more important than the length of it from a brute-force attack point of view. What is a brute-force attack? It is an attack against the user password by trying all possible passwords in a particular key space.

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Change display language of a non Ultimate/Enterprise version of Windows Vista

So.. if you are here, you probably bought your laptop from a country different from the one you are originating from and want to change it to your local language.

Hmm.. So you google a bit and realize that you can’t do that unless you are using an Ultimate/Enterprise version of Vista. Well, there is an unofficial way to achieve your aim.

Note: This probably violates the EULA of Microsoft, so carry on at your own risk.

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