Archive for August, 2003

Bluetooth Personal Area Networks (PAN)

Saturday, August 23rd, 2003

The Bluetooth feature to establish a so called Personal Area Network (PAN) is a nice way to build up wireless access on places were no WLAN-Hotspots are available. The BlueZ Project over at Sourcefourge provides a very good howto with detailed description of the functionality and practical examples with there implementation. I use it to [...]

Book review: Animal Farm

Friday, August 15th, 2003

I want to introduce a new topic here on andromeda. My personal book (yes this papyrus based things) review, so in future Ill write a few sentence to any book I read. So the first one will be George Orwells Animal Fram witch I’ve finished last night. If power is not shared probably it will [...]

Camp 2003: The Camp is Over..

Monday, August 11th, 2003

Or better…Game Over, Shutdown is still in progress. If you ask me it was the best Camp ever, blogger does not scale for such an event statistic intergalactic thanks to all hugs to all it was so great! ill populate andromeda with more stuff and other reviews ill sort the pictures sorry I unable to [...]

Camp 2003: SubEther after Show Party

Monday, August 11th, 2003

Yeah, Radio SubEther is on its 5th day and everything works fine, special thanks to the guys from Studio A for supporting us with all the necessary equipment. The whole 7200 Minutes streaming will be available on a ftp server soon.

Camp 2003: Why PKI does suck

Sunday, August 10th, 2003

Christian Mock held a talk about the disadvantages of the PKI System. And I think anyone who had integrated such a System will agree. There are too many unclear factors used in todays PKI Installments. Yes it is sold for a lot of money but who is able to decide what the quality of this [...]

Camp 2003: Schedule for the 4th and final day

Sunday, August 10th, 2003

So here is it, my Schedule for the last and final *sniff* Converence Day: 13:00 – [536] IPsec: Opportunistic Encryption using DNSSEC & Deploying DNSSEC (plus audience participation: hack my DNS ) – Part 2 15:00 – [569] why PKI and digital signatures suck 16:00 – [573] NOC review – the network crew explains how [...]

Camp 2003: Think for your self! – 11.9. what do you belive?

Saturday, August 9th, 2003

Ho, so finally I’m here in Tent A to consume some massive paranoia. Gerhard Wisnewski the Author of the book “11.9.” and Andy choose to have a 4 hour talk about the effects and strategies behind the 11th September 2001. The Speech was split up into three general parts: 1. The background of the actions [...]

Camp 2003: Qu4n7um C0mpu71ng ^ 1nf0rm4710n

Saturday, August 9th, 2003

This is real l33t stuff. Steph head a 60 Minute speech about this Topic and it was pretty cool. ([556] Introduction to quantum computing) Some practical demonstrations off Quantum Effects also took place. All other Information about the sciense behind it is very easy to google.