Archive for October, 2008

Generate strong WPA2 passwords with Ubuntu

October 30, 2008 Leave a comment

To secure wpa/wpa2 keys from brute-force or dictionary-attacks, it is evident to use strong, that means long and purely randomly generated keys, which are in addition generated with a strong algorithm.

WPA/WPA2 limits the length of passwords to 63 digits, including upper/lowercase and special characters – so that’s what we are trying to generate….

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Flash 10 on Firefox with Ubuntu 64 bit via script

October 9, 2008 Leave a comment

I recently found a quick and successfull way of installing Flash Player 10 RC on Ubuntu 8.04 running a 64 bit processor.

First, download this deb:

And install it via:

sudo dpkg -i getlibs-all.deb

Then create a script somewhere, for instance


Fill it with the following code:

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