April 01, 2008

An entire CompTIA A+ Training Course for free!

We've launched a new certification training course series for technology professionals pursuing their CompTIA A+ certification. You can find a constantly growing number of CompTIA A+ videos on Professor Messer: http://www.professormesser.com/ There's also a study guide wiki and certification... Read more...
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July 09, 2006

Leave me a voice message!

I've added an additional link in the right menu under the Contact Information to leave me a voice mail using Odeo. This took about 2.7 seconds to set up, and it even allows me to download the voice mail as... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 02:35 PM

June 19, 2006

New Freebie Tools Sections Added!

By popular demand, I've added a new Enterprise Software category to my Freebie Tools List. In the new Enterprise Software category, I've added Business Process Management (BPM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Storage Software sections. If there are other sections... Read more...
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January 14, 2006

Presentation: White-Hat Enterprise Security with nmap

For those of you in the South Florida area, I'll be presenting at the 2006 South Florida Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) Information Security Conference and Exhibition on Thursday, January 19. The topic of my presentation is "White-Hat Enterprise Security... Read more...
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December 04, 2005

Another Free Book from NetworkUptime.com!

I've just posted the first four chapters of my new book, "Protecting Your Data: A Guide to Windows Firewall." This new guide provides some needed documentation for Windows Firewall, especially as it applies to your computer's security! Each section of... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 01:18 PM | Comments (0)

October 01, 2005

Looking for free software for home?

I've recently started writing articles for WorldVillage.com discussing free software for the entire family. I've already posted a couple of articles, and there's much more to come! These articles are part of the new WorldVillage Blogger Network, a collection of... Read more...
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September 08, 2005

Another GoToMeeting-based Chris Pirillo Show!

He's doing it again! If you missed the first GoToMeeting-based Chris Pirillo Show a few months ago, then you'll want to catch tonight's webcast. Tonight, Chris is supplementing his already-strong live radio show with GoToMeeting’s web-based conferencing technology. Chris’ first... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 10:10 AM | Comments (0)

nmap 3.90 is released!

Fyodor and the nmap team have released nmap 3.90! This latest version includes new scan options, MAC address spoofing, and extensive additions to the version detection and operating system fingerprint databases! An update to my nmap book, "Secrets of Network... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 09:25 AM | Comments (0)

August 24, 2005

ProfessorMesser.com Experiments

I'm working on a new web site called ProfessorMesser.com, and I've just posted the first bit of content to the site. The first article on Professor Messer is an interesting article about email verification systems, passwords, and your personal privacy,... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 12:55 AM | Comments (0)

August 23, 2005

Graduation Day!

For those interested, I'll be the guest speaker at the ITT Technical Institute graduation on Wednesday, September 14th. The graduation begins at 3pm, and is held at the Signature Grand event facility in Davie, Florida.... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 08:32 PM | Comments (0)

July 24, 2005

New Freebie Software List Format

I've updated the Freebie Software List with a much more organized grouping of categories. This will allow me to easily add new free software programs and categories, which can't be a bad thing! Now, if I could just organize my... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 11:17 PM | Comments (0)

July 16, 2005

If you can read this, well, you can read this.

Although it _looks_ the same, you're now reading NetworkUptime.com on a newer, faster, and "more better" server! This will provide me with absolute control over the back-end processes, and I'll be able to provide some additional features over the next... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 03:09 PM | Comments (0)

June 14, 2005

NOW AVAILABLE: Secrets of Network Cartography

I've always wanted to write a book, and now I have. After months of work, hundreds of nmap scans, megabytes of trace files, and search-after-search through the nmap source code, I can now announce the publication of Secrets of Network... Read more...
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May 08, 2005

Network Uptime Housekeeping

For those of you who've followed Network Uptime through the years, the web site has undergone quite a few changes. The site has migrated through some simple HTML pages, moves between web hosting providers, and the most recent migration of... Read more...
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January 09, 2005

A Network Uptime Update

Merry new year! The holidays provided me with some time to clean up the web site. I've converted the 'old' web pages to Movable Type entries, and I've been working on the new Freebie Network Tools List. I think it's... Read more...
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December 15, 2004

Any FAQ Volunteers?

I've been lax in updating the comp.dcom.lans.ethernet and comp.dcom.lans.token-ring FAQ files. Extremely lax. I'd like to refresh the FAQ information, so I'm putting out the call for anyone who'd like to assist. I need some fresh eyes to look through... Read more...
Posted by james_messer at 03:51 PM | Comments (0)

December 14, 2004

Network Uptime, Back Again

It's been a long time, hasn't it?

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