Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the new version of Internet Protocol that is designed to take over from its predecessor, i.e. IPV4 (IP version 4). As IPv4 addresses reach a shortage, IPv6 will become the alternative and take over the internet world. IPv6 Address Convertor is a simple IP calculator that converts IPv6 addresses between many of its standard forms. With the help of this easy to use IPv6 Continue Reading →
Nslookup is a network administration command-line tool used widely by system and network administrators for querying the Domain Name System(DNS) to obtain domain name or IP address mapping for a specific DNS record. Resolver is an open source application designed to help you perform a reverse DNS Lookup for a single IP address and for an IP range. You can also import IPs from a text file and the clipboard. Continue Reading →
Most offices are secured by firewalls which require complicated proxy settings to use the internet. This creates a problem for users who find it troublesome to undo the proxy settings of their laptops which they take home (after a days work at office). JimIP Switcher is a solution to this problem. It auto detect network settings for creating a network profile, which can be used to separately manage multiple connection Continue Reading →
Proxy Switcher indeed proves that small can be useful in a big way. It can be used as an alternative to JimIP Switcher for toggling between your browser’s proxy settings. It allows applying and undoing proxy settings over all the browsers from the system tray via a simple click. In other words, you can undo your laptop’s proxy settings, (configured for your office network), within a single click. Proxy Switcher Continue Reading →
IP Geolocator is a Google Chrome extension that provides the option to instantly locate IPv4 address. Just enter the IP address in the text box and hit OK to find the location. This can be useful for people who wish to locate the geographical location of an IP address, for example, some people keep firewall logs which can be used to check which IPs might be attempting to collect information Continue Reading →
Address of IP Address is a Google Chrome extension, similar to previously reviewed IP Geo Locator, that displays more detailed information of a specified IP address right down to its country, city, IP number, longitude and latitude. It also displays a visual map from Google Maps to show the IP location on a map.
IP Traffic Spy is an open source software which displays the incoming and outgoing data from your wireless and wired network connection to help you identify traffic coming from malicious sources and to see if your outgoing information is encrypted. You can also add IPs to monitor for security reasons. For example, you might be interested in checking incoming information from an IP for security reasons.
Any disruption in connection with the DHCP (Dynamic Host configuration Protocol) Server with the client computer can result in a failure to acquire an IP address. This results in what is known as APIPA (Automatic Private IP Addressing). In such a case it is necessary to renew the IP address from the DHCP Server, to make the internet connect work again. In this post I will tell you how to Continue Reading →
Network throughput is a measure taken as the average rate of successful message delivery over a channel of communication. Such data may be transferred over a link, or may pass through a certain network node and is usually measured in bits per or data packets per second,as well as data packets per time slot. TamoSoft Throughput Test is a software designed to perform this test. It runs as a client Continue Reading →
Sometimes we come across websites which can contain harmful malware and phishing scams. Although there are a number of ways to avoid getting affected by such malicious agents (such as protective applications and extensions), however, these security parameters require visiting the website for them to work. By then it can be too late to stop these malicious agents from infecting your computer. Such malware can be quite harmful for people Continue Reading →