All posts by cryptosmith

Writer, educator, and consultant in cybersecurity; author of three books.

Moving the Maypole Web Site

“never attribute to malevolence what you can attribute to incompetence”

This is a diatribe I wrote about the discomfort caused when my home ISP went through a very badly managed domain name change in early 2002. This is ancient history now, but it’s an example of how perceived corporate expertise has a way of evaporating in the face of a real-world problem. Continue reading Moving the Maypole Web Site

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The photographs in this album are Copyright 2009, Rick Smith and Lesley Atwood. All rights reserved.

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If you or someone for whom you are responsible (a child, for example) appears in a photo and you do not wish the photo be on-line, please contact me via e-mail at smith@smat.us.