I am going to run my first public game service server later. And many people advise not to touch anything if it's running well. I agree with them. But one thing I am curious is, the security updates. ...
I've read quite a few posts regarding the use of PermitUserEnvironment and the file ~/.ssh/environment in order to pass env variables to an ssh shell. The official sshd docs and a few other resources ...
A new RedHat EL5.6 server has been recently put under my care. It is immediately obvious that, for the previous 12 months, little to no attention has been given to any sort of package updates. ...
After looking into how to prepare my LAMP server for production use, one of the things I saw that was suggested was to use Bastille Hardening. It seems that v3.2.1 is not functioning properly and is ...
Our company currently has a customer facing cluster for our signups and customer account management which have direct access to the live database (one master plus several read only slaves). We have ...
How can a paranoid sysadmin confidently stay up-to-date with the latest stable PHP versions? (security fixes have been coming in pretty regularly). This is a Production server, and so "breaking ...