GIMP Shape From Shading - SHAPEFS 1.2.0.0-20051020

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 16:02

A Plug-In Bringing Horn Shape From Shading to GIMP!

NOTE 10/5/2016: This application is cobwebbed, and has not been updated to recent versions of GIMP (Last checked version 2.2.8). Users may find this application inoperable without modification. Please use with caution! Links may no longer be valid, and libraries are definitely outdated. As this is a very useful plug-in for GIMP, this application will have development priority over others.

Graphics Applications

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 15:51

The Graphics Applications are a set of tools for graphics processing. Currently, only one graphics application exists on this site. Further graphics applications will be created on request, as time permits or as the need arises.

The following are property of Happy Cat Technologies, released for public use under the GNU GPL Version 3. Please refer to the license for its terms and conditions. No warranty is made by Happy Cat Technologies or the author as to the fitness, operation, or workability of any application contained here.

Security Apps

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 13:03

This section contains applications related to security of your information, accounts, browsing, and Internet transactions.

The following are property of Happy Cat Technologies, where applicable and released for public use under the GNU GPL Version 3. Please refer to the license for its terms and conditions. No warranty is made by Happy Cat Technologies or the author as to the fitness, operation, or workability of any application contained here.

Test File Generator Version: 1.2.0.48-20090207

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 08:55

NOTE 2016-09-21: This application is cobwebbed, and has only been tested in Microsoft® Windows XP. Users on later versions of Windows may find this application inoperable without modification. Please use with caution!

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Test Applications

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 06/06/2011 - 08:12

The Test Applications suite is a set of utilities for use when developing applications. Other test applications will be restored from archival records as time permits or as need arises.

The following are property of Happy Cat Technologies, released for public use under the GNU GPL Version 3. Please refer to the license for its terms and conditions. No warranty is made by Happy Cat Technologies or the author as to the fitness, operation, or workability of any application contained here.

File Cleaner Pro - Version 1.2.0.0

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Submitted by AlReaud on Sun, 06/05/2011 - 12:20

NOTE 10/8/2016: This application is cobwebbed, and is retained for archival purposes. It is only validated in Microsoft® Windows XP. Users on later versions of Windows WILL find this application inoperable without modification. Please use with caution and at your own risk! Happy Cat Technologies will not be updating this application as we do not have Windows platform machines except for Wine and Windows XP.

Spreadsheet Implementation of DiceWare Passphrase Generation

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Submitted by AlReaud on Fri, 06/03/2011 - 16:41

DiceWare was developed by Arnold G. Reinhold in 1995 as “a better way to create a strong, yet easy to remember passphrase for use with encryption and security programs.” This form of passphrase generation allows for random pass-phrases that not related to the user in any way.

How to prevent yourself from getting phished...

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 05/30/2011 - 17:50

So you get this email, what's the key in not getting hacked?

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The key is to pay attention to the links in the status bar. Every link in the above is bogus. But if you watch the status bar in your browser, you won't ever get bit. If your status bar is not turned on, make sure to turn it on. Clicking on bogus links is the easiest way to get phished, and also the easiest scam to prevent!

Anonymity on the Internet

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Submitted by AlReaud on Mon, 05/30/2011 - 17:36

Note: Updated 10/29/2016

Anonymity on the Internet is a desirable goal for many regardless of the reasons behind it. However, that is not actually possible on certain platforms without significant effort. In this article, we will show applications that facilitate such on different platforms. Please realize ahead of time that the Windows platform is significantly weaker than Linux/Unix and OS X in such capability, and that total anonymity from a computer behind a home gateway may not be possible. Only through use of random access points in conjunction with an open source anonymizer can one be secure.

Tor

Tor stands for Tor Onion Router, and is developed as the open source Tor Project.  Onion routing is a concept whereby a given router in the chain of connections between origin and destination only knows the previous and next link in a connection's link chain, but doesn't know the ultimate origin or destination of a connection. Interestingly, it's origin and creation comes from the US Naval Research Laboratory. It does have significant weaknesses, however, for the