To improve the performance of my 512MB Linux VPS, I decided to use Lighttpd for my web server instead of Apache. The reason for this change was that Lighttpd consumed less resources, was faster and supported Caching.Read More
Git is a version control system used for the up keep of your software. It's sort of like a back up of your software which you can revert to incase of any errors or incorrect code changeRead More
Recently, I was looking at my postfix logs and found more than 13,000 Auth fail attempts and I was shocked. We had recently changed our user password due to a security breach, so I thought that some apps might have still not implemented the change, However after doing a reverse dig on the IP I saw it did not belong to us at all.
After digging around for solutions, I came across Fail2Ban. Fail2BAN is written in python and does log scanning to BLock IP's which match a particular IP address.
My GF and soon to be wife Al wanted a new PC and since her budget was not very big I told her to buy one without Windows installed on it.Read More
I was building a rpmpackage for Tengine the Dynamic Module loading Nginx fork. As usual since there was a no decent tutorial I decided to write my own.Read More