How to Verify SHA1 and SHA256 Checksum on Mac

It is incredibly easy to add a malicious components (malware) to DMG files,  uploading them to file sharing websites like, & infecting computers on a mass scale.  SHA checksum is added to DMG files like TransmissionBT1, & Handbrake.fr2 to detect file tampering. How to check SHA checksums: In terminal, find the file(s) you’d like to… Read More

How-to: Format a USB to FAT32 MBR

I was making a piratebox and the USB needed to be formatted in FAT32, MBR format. Apple’s disk utility wasn’t co-operating, so I moved over to Terminal. Terminal In Terminal, search for your USB using the command: Find your USB name and disk number, then enter the following command (be careful you don’t select the… Read More