Category Archives: Hacks

Hacking Tip: Forge E-mail Addresses

The purpose of this video is to show an e-mail security flaw using telnet that allows hackers to send e-mails using anyone’s e-mail address. Thankfully, many major e-mail providers have software that blocks this. My intention is to make people aware of this flaw so that other e-mail providers can protect themselves as well. An example program for protection can be found at http://www.zsty.com/email.

Shutdown your Computer with a Cell Phone

***UPDATE*** This project can also be done with Tunderbird. Here’s a link to the article:
http://lifehacker.com/386811/shutdown-windows-with-a-text-message-thunderbird-edition

This video will show you how to shutdown your computer from anywhere using a texting capable cell phone, Microsoft Outlook and a free account from www.kwiry.com.