Over at Denver, the IEEE finally closed the book on 802.5, a.k.a. token-ring. The standards have been withdrawn. Token-ring is well and truly dead.However, over at the Thinking problem management blog, there is a section dedicated to token-ring memories. If you have any Madge or token-ring memories and pictures email them to me at ronaldxbartels at platform934.biz and I'll post them. Here is an example: The Madge Networks CAU and LAM launch in the US!
Firewalls are becoming increasingly important in today’s world. Hackers and automated scripts are constantly trying to invade your system and use it for Bitcoin mining, botnets or other things. To prevent these attacks, you can use a firewall on your system. IPTables is the strongest firewall in Linux because it can filter packets in the kernel before they reach the application. Using IPTables is not very easy for Linux beginners. We have created easywall - the simple IPTables web interface . The focus of the software is on easy installation and use. Access this neat software over on github: easywall