Saturday, April 20, 2019
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Videos

Non-VHS versions of some of our favorite IT related stuff.

Wired presents: 7 Videos Of A Sysadmin’s Worst Nightmares

Found this some time ago... via Wired.com.I have to say, these are definitely the stuff of nightmares as a sysadmin - heck, we had water dripping on a few servers a couple years back, and THAT was disastrous enough![youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YK4iS7d2AyU][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lhlhj-_7Rrc][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sBENKXrxJZI][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1M_QTBENR1Q][youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSy1wTzWdxk] via:

World’s Worst Hacker

Here's a video of a honeypot getting hacked by an obvious wannabe.  I don't know if he is the "World's worst," per se, I mean, he did actually gain access into the honeypot (and he was able to open a shell session)...but...at one point,...

What Did We Tell You About Kids And Computers? [video]

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I’ve always wanted to do this – Decomissioning of server, Office Space style

I've set the start time at 3:15 seconds - that's where the real satisfaction for me happens...I can't tell you how many times I've wanted to do this.[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSPNP2tt3Ds?rel=0#t=3m15s]

So Close To Home: Email In Real Life [video]

Yes, this is a marketing video for their solution. Still funny.[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HTgYHHKs0Zw?rel=0]via:

What It Feels Like When The Network Goes Down [video]

I don't think this is being overly dramatic at all... :)[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CsYtgvfvI-I]

Full Of Crap [video]

I was really surprised this computer never overheated and died. This is the dustiest computer I've ever encountered.http://www.youtube.com/v/BZC5l8y2ViE?version=3&feature=player_detailpage

Have A Bug In Your System? [video]

Well There's Your Problem //s.imgur.com/min/embed.js

Clap Virus, That Sounds Bad… [video]

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