OS X Users Folder On A Separate Partition Using bash Scripts and Casper Imaging

Keep user’s home folders separated from the system so a re-image will not destroy their data. Continue reading “OS X Users Folder On A Separate Partition Using bash Scripts and Casper Imaging”

Using Ubuntu MRT to Fix Malware on a Windows Machine: *Nix Saves Windows

A family member brought me their malware-infested machine.  It was the worst infection I had seen in a while. First off, this device had some annoying malware, including: Continue reading “Using Ubuntu MRT to Fix Malware on a Windows Machine: *Nix Saves Windows”

Enabling SSH in Single-user Mode on OS X

In my testing, I have found a way to enable SSH in Single-user mode (SUM).  So far, I have only been able to make outbound connections.  Even though the SSH service is on and the ports show as LISTENING , I still am not able to remote in from another machine.  But I can use the machine booted to SUM to SSH into another remote device. Continue reading “Enabling SSH in Single-user Mode on OS X”