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Apr 18 / thebrotherswisp

Greg Talks 12 – Being 17, Programming, All Of The Books

Greg talks to Oleg(the 17 year old whizkid).
**There is a good bit of background noise in this one, so proceed with caution**

This week we talk about:
Coming to America
Being inspired to program
Visually impaired computer usage
Python
Learning C
Programming in notepad
Cyber Patriot
Lots of books
The Shining
Monster Hunter International
Dresden Files
Ready player one
Quarantine exercise

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Apr 12 / thebrotherswisp

The Brothers WISP 109 – Hidden Master DNS, MTK hAP AC3, 5.9GHz FCC STA



This week Greg, Mike and Tommy play name that tune and Hollywood squares…match game next time.

This week we talk about:
Touchless access control that takes your temp.
Unimus 2.0.0-Beta2 released
Hidden Master DNS
Greg’s MUM 2020 presentation – Ansible Mikrotik Mass Configuration Fast
Nathan P gave me a muuuch better reboot method on MTK using the execute script command.
MTK hap AC3 – built in LTE, bigger case
Dave was asking how to graph stats on pure IPSec traffic(Miller said create a simple queue and graph that).
What subnet sizes to use when assigning public IPs to infrastructure
My first week with a Mac…only task was reloading it, and that took forever LOLOL
5.9 GHz FCC STAs (Special Temporary Authority)

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Apr 5 / Greg

Ansible Mikrotik Mass Configuration Fast – Mikrotik MUM US 2020

This is 30 minutes that will take you from zero to using Ansible for mass configuration of your Mikrotik devices. This will cover the very basics of Ansible, then follow with demonstrations on creating and using playbooks.

You can find my Ansible scripts in my GitHub repository.

Happy automating and let me know your thoughts!

Apr 1 / thebrotherswisp

Greg Talks 11 – Hollywood Dreams, Post-Covid Handshake, Media

Greg talks to Justin Burdine.

This week we talk about:
IT in Hollywood
New post Covid handshakes.
Working from home tips: have a dedicated space, follow normal routine, dress for work, voip phone, vpn via router, take some laps. If you need noise try music or podcasts, videos are pretty distracting.
The Last Leg on Channel4 in the UK.
Friday night dinner new season on the 27th.
Man I still really like Seinfeld. I can still watch and really enjoy it.
Great British pottery throw down…it’s alright.
Sales engineering is baller.
I got corrugated plastic, like in signs, to make some PB paddle cases for travel – not that I’ll be doing that anytime soon.

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Mar 29 / thebrotherswisp

The Brothers WISP 108 – First Playbooks, Streaming Throtteling, VPNs



This week Greg, Mike and Tommy maintain a safe 6′ distance.

This week we talk about:
Greg has some of his ansible playbooks in github(ROS and firmware upgrade)
MTK private keys – wiki says to use DSA keys, but it’s actually RSA keys.
Online platforms for schools are getting hammered
DNSSEC-Lookaside auto key expiration…it broke a lot of resolution. Lookaside was redered moot in Sept 2017 with signing of roots.
Streaming video, game services to slow traffic
MBORC UK fiber provider is suspending SLAs during covid
2FA for VPN – use radius connected to 2FA service. MTK can only do 1 minute timeout.
Nick B is doing community sourced DNS testing, join the swarm why don’t you?
I threw away my CCIE book I used to pass the written…why was I holding on to it anyway?

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Mar 25 / thebrotherswisp

Greg Talks 10 – Project Management, Goals, STEAM

Greg talks to Stephanie Burdine today.

This week we talk about:
Project management
Education techniques
Creating goals and obtaining them
Women in IT
STEAM

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Mar 23 / thebrotherswisp

Bob Beck Interview on OpenBSD, libTLS, LibreSSL with Tom Smyth at EuroBSDCon 2018



Bob Beck shares his experience of participating in the OpenBSD project. He patiently discusses aspects of the project he likes and enlightens us about the some of the methodologies OpenBSD use to root out bugs in the OS / general Eco System. Thanks Bob.

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