December 2016

I generally use a quick command like net statistics server|more on a Windows machine to quickly grab the uptime.  I decided to put together a small uptime utility that will report the uptime of the system using, you guessed, uptime command. Drop the uptime.exe into your %PATH%; either something like %WINDIR% or %WINDIR%System32 folder. The…

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Seems there is a bug in the NVIDIA Experience application.  I have a GTX 1050 mini installed on my home PC and have been experiencing the same issue. As of 12/17 latest update to NVIDIA Experience, the bug is still there.  Simply click Continue – but you’ll see it every reboot or launch of the…

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Break-fix call on a CrySiS Ransomware infection.  It’s actually not CrySiS, but a fork of it, which is not decryptable at this time.  CrySiS shut down its operation a month or so ago and dumped the master encryption key so victims could decrypt their files.  Not so much with this variant. After infection, it drops…

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