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atcuno / gist:3425484ac5cce5298932
Last active Dec 2, 2020
HowTo: Privacy & Security Conscious Browsing
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The purpose of this document is to make recommendations on how to browse in a privacy and security conscious manner. This information is compiled from a number of sources, which are referenced throughout the document, as well as my own experiences with the described technologies.

I welcome contributions and comments on the information contained. Please see the How to Contribute section for information on contributing your own knowledge.

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soleblaze / gist:975bc2b0e5e69137fd08
Last active Aug 21, 2017
View gist:975bc2b0e5e69137fd08
Section "InputClass"
Identifier "touchpad"
Driver "synaptics"
MatchIsTouchpad "on"
# Enables Palm Detection to prevent bad clicks
# This seems to work on PS/2, but not on i2c
Option "PalmDetect" "1"
Option "PalmMinWidth" "8"
Option "PalmMinZ" "100"
# Enable clickpad support
semenko / dmidecode
Last active Jun 5, 2020
Dell XPS 13 2015 model 9343 on Ubuntu 15.04, dmidecode, lsusb, lspci
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$ sudo dmidecode
# dmidecode 2.12
# SMBIOS entry point at 0x000f0000
SMBIOS 2.8 present.
Handle 0x0000, DMI type 0, 24 bytes
BIOS Information
frdmn /
Last active Jan 18, 2020
Install OS X 10.10 Yosemite in VirtualBox
will3942 /
Last active Oct 12, 2016
Running OS X under QEMU/KVM
git clone git://
git clone git://
cd kvm-kmod
make LINUX=../kvm clean sync all
modprobe -r kvm_intel
cp ./x86/kvm*.ko /lib/modules/$(uname -r)/kernel/arch/x86/kvm/
modprobe kvm_intel
mesimeris / grok-patterns
Last active Jul 26, 2020
LOGSTASH: syslog listener filtering with grok patterns and applying useful tags
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# NOTE: These patterns take into account the additional log-line information passed to the logstash listener from rsyslog. YMMV.
DHCPD ((%{SYSLOGTIMESTAMP:timestamp})\s*(%{HOSTNAME:hostname})\s*dhcpd\S+\s*(%{WORD:dhcp_action})?.*[for|on] (%{IPV4:dhcp_client_ip})?.*[from|to] (%{COMMONMAC:dhcp_client_mac})?.*via (%{USERNAME:interface}))
IPTABLES ((%{SYSLOGTIMESTAMP:nf_timestamp})\s*(%{HOSTNAME:nf_host})\s*kernel\S+\s*(%{WORD:nf_action})?.*IN=(%{USERNAME:nf_in_interface})?.*OUT=(%{USERNAME:nf_out_interface})?.*MAC=(%{COMMONMAC:nf_dst_mac}):(%{COMMONMAC:nf_src_mac})?.*SRC=(%{IPV4:nf_src_ip}).*DST=(%{IPV4:nf_dst_ip}).*PROTO=(%{WORD:nf_protocol}).?*SPT=(%{INT:nf_src_port}?.*DPT=%{INT:nf_dst_port}?.*))
DNS ((%{MONTHDAY:day})-(%{MONTH:month})-(%{YEAR:year}) (%{TIME:timestamp}) client (%{IPV4:dns_client_ip})#(%{NONNEGINT:dns_uuid})?.*query: (%{HOSTNAME:dns_dest}) (%{WORD:dns_type}) (%{WORD:dns_record})?.*(%{IPV4:dns_server}))
PGSQL ((%{SYSLOGTIMESTAMP:pgsql_timestamp}) (%{HOSTNAME:pgsql_hostname})?.*SAST >(%{WORD:pgs
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