Blog du Tristank

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Blog Comment Policy

I’m in favour of open comments on my blog. Usually, I receive “real” comments outweighing the spam by about 10 to 1, which I can deal with. I’m leaving automatic moderation disabled for the time being, but I’ll “moderate” comments that… Don’t relate to the subject matter of the post Are obviously comment/link spam Don’t pass… Read more

Use of Asterisks in this Blog

When I’m either being ironic or outright lying, I’ll usually include an unattributed asterisk to make it obvious, in much the same way advertisers do. Except they’re supposed to include fine print, whereas I’m not. For example: I like pizza. – is true. I like being beaten at chess*. – is false. So, wherever you see… Read more

About Me, About This Blog

It’s pronounced “try-stank”. I’m Tristan Kington, a (Senior) Premier Field Engineer primarily covering Cybersecurity and PKI. I have a background spanning IIS, TMG, networking and infrastructure, and some development bits. I maintain or act as a Lead on a couple of our Assessment offerings, and I’m passionate about seeming passionate about things. Often. No, sometimes…. Read more