Ask Ubuntu have a helpful article on how to backup your settings and installation applications on a Linux distro. I’ll have to give this a go with a VM and see if it works for my transition from Pop OS to Pop OS LTS. A quick way of backing up a list of programs is […]
When network equipment is experiencing dropouts, you often need to run a constant ping to track when equipment or a connection may be failing.
Recently, our office has moved from a FTTP to a FTTN connection. Our office is located about 500-550m from the node which should mean speeds of 40-50mbps are attainable – though to date usually at most the attainable speed is just 27mbps. As a result speeds are drastically lower than what is being paid for […]
Netdiscover Determine the devices on a network range. netdeiscover -r 10.0.2.0/24 (Scans a /24 subnet of 10.0.2.0) NMAP NMAP to determine the services on a host. nmap x.x.x.x -sV -O -PN NIKTO Scan for vulnerable server packages. nikto -h x.x.x.x DIRB Use dirb to essentially brute force the directories that are accessible from a website. […]
It would be a good idea to schedule a daily backup of all the MySQL databases on your Synology. Those will indeed be wiped out if by accident, you have to reset your NAS (reinstall the firmware), ex.: if you lose a disk in your RAID 0. Refer to the following guide at http://www.beatificabytes.be
Gone are the days of self-hosting your website on your server at home without extra security being implemented. Below is a guide for self-hosting your website and suggested safe-guards that should be considered or implemented with your move to a self-hosted website. The reasons for moving to self-hosting can vary but range from hosting for […]
To send email from a python script on the Raspberry Pi follow the below guide. Prerequisites: [cc]sudo apt-get install ssmtp mailutils[/cc] Note, on my Raspberry Pi I needed to run, “sudo apt-get update –fix-mising” first.
If you have the need to log information that may be relevant relating to auditing access to a domain through various workstations. Perhaps, a logon script that logs the current user account, time, computer name, IP and MAC address would be relevant. This type of logging could be implemented through logon scripts which could keep […]
Learn how to remove Google ReCAPTCHA from your website without violating their terms and conditions. This article provides a solution for hiding that little wheel with arrows for Google’s new ReCAPTCHA. This solution has been ping-ed from Experts Exchange who seem to provide the best way so far! So here’s how to get rid of […]
Do you find this page interesting or helpful? Do you have comments or suggestions or corrections? If so please post a comment to this blog article. Source: https://www.oppedahl.com/wordpress/ Steps to construct a WordPress site on a Synology box You can use a WordPress “package” on Synology, but if you do, you can only set up one […]