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What is SSL and How Does It Work On Websites

What is SSL and How Does It Work On Websites
Secure Sockets Layer – SSL provides a layer of encryption between a website and web browser. SSL is also used in software applications, including email, such as Gmail, Outlook, and Mac Mail. Today, Comodo remains the largest distributer of SSL certificates having nearly 35% of all the Internet market share.     The purpose of SSL...
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Install glFTPd Free FTP Server Software for Mac X

Install glFTPd Free FTP Server Software for Mac X
GLFTPD is an extremely lightweight, powerful, and reliable free FTP server application designed for *NIX based systems. As of today, GLFTPD is one of the only free options for free FTP server software to be used on the latest version of Mac X (10.11 El Captain). GLFTPD uses the latest security wrappers for SSL. GLFTPD continues...
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Enable IdentD in Latest Mac OS X

Enable identD in Latest Mac OS X
Identd is a service that sends a username in plain text across port 113 when requested. You specify a text name in the application (typically a username) and run the service. The original purpose of identD was to “validate” a user was who they are saying they are when they cross over the Internet. In the...
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Disable Can’t be Opened Because it is from an Unidentified Developer

Disable Can’t be Opened Because it is from an Unidentified Developer
In Mac OS X 10.11 El Captain, GateKeeper protection feature is enabled by default. This feature blocks any application that is not signed by the App Store or verified Mac Developers. This is verified through a unique certificate every application comes bundled with (or should come bundled with).   The fact is, there are a ton...
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Best Way to Search Files on a FTP Server

Best Way to Search Files on a FTP Server
File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a popular Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) that allows users to transfer files between hosts and or servers. It’s extremely fast, reliable, and straightforward. Anyone with a PC can quickly setup free FTP software to use. To use FTP, you need at least 2 PC’s – one acting as a host and...
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Fix: Failed to Activate Core Devices – X11 Mac

Fix: Failed to Activate Core Devices – X11 Mac
If you are trying to run a bottled Mac X application that requires X11, you may receive the following error message upon launching it. This error is most common if you are running Mac X 10.11 El Captain :     The application X11 could not be opened.   An error occurred while starting the X11...
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