Web Security: ‘ctrl+c’ is not safe

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We do copy various data by ‘ctrl+c’ for pasting elsewhere. This copied data is stored in clipboard and is accessible from the net by a combination of JavaScript’s and ASP.
Just try this:
1) Copy any text by ‘ctrl+c’
2) Click the Link:
3) You will see the text you copied on the Screen which was accessed by this web page.
Do not keep sensitive data (like Passwords, Credit card numbers, PIN, etc.) in the clipboard while surfing the web. It is extremely easy to extract the text stored in the clipboard to steal your sensitive information.

Remady :
We can get secured by..
Go to *Control Panel->Internet Options->Security->Internet->Custom Level*
Navigate to *Scripting*
In this, *Disable* the option *Allow paste operations via script*.
This disables the reading of the clipboard.

But as mentioned, be careful to keep the confidential data secured while surfing.

Tune into Salaam | Namaste


Indian cinema is really coming out of age.

And this year is witnessing an emergence of fresh and creative ideas, better packaging, aggressive marketing and yes.. better entertainment.

Gone are the days when corrupt politician would rape hero’s sister and kill his father in first half and then hero would took the revenge in second half.

Now we have, what they say.. “Feel good movies”. These movies will make you smile, make you sing, make you cry but when you leave the theater or should I say multiplex, you feel good.

Here is the latest offering from the same genre..
Salaam Namaste.

They say movies are the reflection of our society. In 80’s our hero would fight for the mill workers and our heroines would die for their ‘Suhaag’.

Things have changed now.

Meet Nick (Saif ali khan) who is a chef in an Indian restaurant and ‘Ambar’ (Preity zinta) who is a radio jockey for the station ‘Salaam Namaste’.

They love each other but not sure about the future. Not sure if they would get married. Not sure if they would have kids. And by the time they make their mind, they decide to live together.

Is this a reflection of our society ? May be yes.

May be yes, because you can easily identify with Nick and Ambar, their life style, their occupation and their attitude towards life.


They both meet and instantly fall in love with each other. They are aware that they don’t know enough about each other and don’t have the time for it considering the nature of the profession they are into. So, they decide to stay together.

They start to understand the differences and try to adjust with them. They want all the fun minus responsibilities. If any one of them wants to quit, he or she is free to go.

Sounds interesting? Not really.

Circumstances force them to face the responsibilities and then comes the twist. Now the question is, how you want to proceed.. On your own terms or with your life partner.

I don’t want to reveal the whole plot so you better watch by yourself.


Salaam Namaste comes as a refreshing change from routine love stories. It does have all the ingredient of a masala film but it tastes different.

Saif and preity look cool in their trendy outfits. And the on screen chemistry between these two actors adds more depth to the characters they have played.
Locals of Melbourne are breathtaking, and are captured very well. 

Music is already topping the charts. The film could have easily do away with the song “whats going on..”. One slow number needs little trimming. You feel like humming “My dil goes Mmm..” even after the show concludes.

I was not convinced with the authorities when Saif got the national award beating Shahrukh for Swades and Amitabh for Khaki. But you just can’t ignore his blistering talent. After hum-tum and parineeta  he is on hatric with Salaam Namaste. He is completely in form.

I’m not a very big fan of priety zinta. But liked her in this film after ‘Kal ho na ho’. She is charming and energetic.
These two look awesome together.  

Full marks to the script and direction. The man behind the lenses deserves a special mention. Thumbs up for the music and packaging.

Arshad warsi, Javed Jafri and Jugal hunsraj (remember this masoom actor?) are likeable and did justice to their roles.

Lets come to the final verdict.
Salaam | Namaste is nicely made movie. Though it strongly appeals to the youth, it can be watched by other age groups also. It guaranties light humor, emotional moments (not like viranee pariwar) and good entertainment.

So if you are frustrated with Mangal’s halla bol act and can’t figure out why people laugh in NO ENTRY zone.. and if you haven’t watched a movie with your girlfriend after “My wife’s murder”, get the tickets of Salaam | Namaste.

It entertains.

 My rating :


Speed up acrobat reader

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Annoyed by frequently having to wait 10-20 seconds for the application to load when all you want to do was view a single page?
Here’s how to do it: Go to C:Program FilesAdobeAcrobat 6.0(or whatever version)Reader
Move all files from the plug_ins folder to the optional folder.
(Cut and Paste). —– cut and paste all the files and folders (do not just copy) & you’re done.

Hurricane katrina Vs Rain in Mumbai


Check this out…


inches of rain/ water in new orleans due to hurricane katrina… 18

inches of rain/ water in mumbai (July 27th)…. 37.1


population of new orleans… 484,674

population of mumbai…. 12,622,500


deaths in new orleans within 48 hours of katrina…100

deaths in mumbai within 48hours of rain.. 37


number of people to be evacuated in new orleans… entire city..woh ho

number of people evacuated in mumbai…10,000


Cases of shooting and violence in new orleans…Countless

Cases of shooting and violence in mumbai.. NONE


Time taken for US army to reach new orleans… 48hours

Time taken for Indian army and navy to reach mumbai…12hours


AID accepted by US… 1b $ from 95 nations!
AID accepted by India.. None


status 48hours later…new orleans is still waiting for relief, army and electricty

status 48hours later..mumbai is back on its feet and is business is as usual


USA…world’s most developed nation

India…third world country..


oops…did i get the last fact wrong???

Well Done Mumbaikars(Indians)

Mind is your sickness

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 Once you get identified with a certain idea, then you are sick.
All identification is mental sickness.
In fact, mind is your sickness.
And to put the mind aside and just to see silently ?
without any thought, without any prejudice ? into reality is a healthy way of being acquainted with reality.

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