My local development environment is Windows with xampp/nginx. Yesterday I installed malwarebytes and today when I started my xampp server, I soon find out that there is an inbound connection blocked ...
Ever since I bought a VPS, I have been receiving emails like those shown below since day one, every single day. I was wondering if is this really normal? Is there anyway I can prevent it, or is ...
To what extent can you filter/firewall for suspicious traffic or lock down a system? If you have everything up to date and secure, what can you do to protect against a 0 day? I assume an IDS might ...
Blackjacking is a technique used to connect internally to a corporate network using a typical BES device. It was announced at DefCon a few years back and is hardly new. How does this work, and what ...
Using netstat -na I notice that I have a lot of connections like tcp 0 0 XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:25 YYY.YYY.YYY.YYY:13933 ESTABLISHED tcp 0 0 XXX.XXX.XXX.XXX:25 ...
I run a website on Windows Server 2008 R2. Looking through the IIS logs, I have noticed that there are some IP addresses repeatedly requesting certain URLs (such as for example ...
I'd like to setup a rule to block ssh request from EC2 since I've been seeing a large amount of ssh based attack from there and was wondering if anyone knew what their IP ranges are. EDIT: Thank you ...
Network Address Translation ( NAT ), seems to sort of act as a firewall for the hosts behind it because they are not available. Although I would never rely on this as my firewall, what are its ...
I checked the core rules set in the mod-security but it's didn't contain the rules related to Brute-Force Attack!!! Did anyone know how to write the rules or the existing rules for this kind of ...
I am a Jr Admin of a company who's boss seems to think its a good idea to get local admin rights to all users... I can't win until i take his job. We have some users who set the firewalls to disable ...