Tag Archives: Mac

OpenVPN for OSX desktop client

I guess we can start with Mac. You can use the Viscosity for $9. You can also use the TunnelBlick which is what I am going to be using here. Download the latest stable release of TunnelBlick, and install it. … Continue reading

Posted in Misc., Sec, Security, vpn | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

OSX El Capitan and FTDI USB-to-serial adapter

This post is about fixing the USB-to-serial FTDI adapter on OSX 10.11. Since I upgraded to El Capitan 10.11, my USB-to-serial adapter had stopped working. Before 10.11 (El Capitan), I didn’t have to download the driver to get my FTDI … Continue reading

Posted in Misc., troubleshoot | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Juniper SRX Dynamic VPN (Remote Access VPN) – Part 1

I have been really busy at work and personal stuff, and I have not posted any useful stuff lately. This post will be for a simple home Dynamic VPN or other vendors call it Remote Access VPN configuration. Here is a … Continue reading

Posted in Firewall, Juniper, Misc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

GNS3 Qemu and OSX Yosemite – Part 1

Yesterday was the day I started messing around with GNS3. I found the problem very quickly that I couldn’t run vIOS L2 on my Macbook Pro. Since it was pretty late night, and I was really tired from work. I put … Continue reading

Posted in GNS3, Misc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Backing up SecureCRT on OS X

Open your terminal and navigate to: new-host:~ networkshinobi$ cd Library/Application\ Support/VanDyke/SecureCRT/ Once you are in the SecureCRT directory, use the ls command to view the content of SecureCRT directory: new-host:SecureCRT networkshinobi$ ls Config               … Continue reading

Posted in Misc. | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Installing GNS3 on Mac

At the time of this writing, the current version of GNS3 is 0.7.4.  Therefore, we will be installing version 0.7.4.  Version 0.8.1 is currently in Beta.  I just got my MBP 13″ a yesterday, and decided to install GNS3. 1. … Continue reading

Posted in GNS3, Misc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When buying a Cisco Switch from Ebay…

Whenever I buy a switch off of Ebay, I always check all the switch ports if they are working or not. The way I do it, I use the router’s fastethernet port and connect it to each switch port then … Continue reading

Posted in Misc. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment