In my last
article, I talked about the classic, complicated approach to
server hardening you typically will find in many hardening documents and countered it
with some specific, simple hardening steps that are much more effective
and take a only few minutes. more>>
Server hardening. The very words conjure up images of tempering soft
steel into an unbreakable blade, or taking soft clay and firing it in
a kiln, producing a hardened vessel that will last many years. Indeed,
server hardening is very much like that. more>>
The last three days, I’ve created a small bash script that outputs some important server health information. I’m using this script for displaying the server health on my Raspberry Pi at home. I’ll buy one of these official 7 inch touch screen displays for the Raspberry Pi and then show these health information on it. […]
Hello peoples! As you already may have noticed, the Counter sometimes freezes and gets unreachable. We are still trying to figure out what that causes. One try to solve this will happen on Monday the 6th of July from 07:45am (CEST) until… well, maybe an hour or so. We’ll replace the mainboard at that time […]
Would you change what you said on the phone, if you knew someone malicious was listening?
Whether or not you view the NSA as malicious, I imagine that after reading the NSA coverage on
Linux Journal, some of you found yourselves modifying your behavior. The same thing
happened to me when I started deploying servers into a public cloud (EC2 in my case).