Jacksum is a platform-independent utility for computing and verifying checksums, CRCs, and message digests, as well as timestamps of files. It supports most common checksum algorithms. The format of the output is fully customizable. The program is large-file-aware, and recursive file processing as well as platform-independent file verification are supported.
distributed.net is a loosely knit group of computer users from all of the world that is taking up challenges requiring lots of computing power (most notably the RC5, DES, and OGR cracking contests). It is simple to participate in the challenges by downloading and running their client software (which uses idle CPU time to complete its tasks).
InJoy Firewall is a flexible firewall security solution for businesses of any size. It offers preconfigured policy templates, including full customization options, IPSec VPN integration, gateway capabilities, intuitive management, access control, many documented deployment examples, and comprehensive documentation. Dynamic intrusion prevention combines static signatures with behavioral rules technology. The InJoy Firewall is for ethernet use (DSL, cable, etc.) on OS/2 and Linux. It supports both ethernet-based and dial-up connections on Windows. It includes PPPoE connectivity support.