CentOS Linux or Ubuntu Linux – Get List of ip addresses on Server | Here’s a quick one-liner to spit out all ip addresses from ifconfig:
How-To Redirect All Directories of oldsite to newsite in htaccess | Here is a quick tip to help redirect an existing old domain url structure to a new domain. Scenario is two domains are both pointed at same server and web root. Need to substitute old domain for new domain and keep all existing URL structure in tack.
Enable Automatic Updates in Ubuntu Linux | With Ubuntu or Debian Linux it is possible to enable automatic updates. Here’s how it works!
Best Practices for Linux Administration | Here are best practices for Linux Administration. By following these, one can be sure that a solid foundation is built which any IT staff present and future can easily follow.
Protect Wordpress Login with Apache htpasswd and htaccess | Wordpress login pages left public are a target for brute force attacks or other vulnerabilities. I’ll show you how to keep the Wordpress login protected with Apache htpasswd and htaccess!
Gentoo Server – Enable X Forwarding over SSH | If running Gentoo as a server, X forwarding might not be working. The typical error you will see is: X11 forwarding request failed on channel 0 Here is the fix!
WSO Web Shell – PHP Shell Used by Hackers | There are various php shells which provide a control panel view of your server. A popular one has a variation and is known as the ‘WSO Web Shell’. Here’s the scoop!
Password Protect a Directory in Apache with htpasswd | Here is a quick and easy way to password protect a directory in Apache. I use this similar setup to password protect my ownCloud instance!
ChicagoVPS Review | chicagovps.net is a premier Linux VPS hosting provider. They offer both Xen and OpenVZ options, as well as dedicated servers. I snatched up an Enterprise single OpenVZ Gentoo VPS, so here is the scottlinux review!
Red Hat 6 or CentOS 6: Yum Tips – Lock Package Versions and Only Apply Security Updates | In Red Hat 6 or CentOS 6, it is possible to selectively pin or mask a particular package version to keep it from updating. It is also possible to list and apply pending security updates as opposed to security and bug fixes. This is ideal for environments that only want to push out security fixes