I encountered a challenge today where a linux server was compromised. The server is sitting directly on the internet, no firewall, iptables, anything… It’s that way for a reason.. Had email notification of a succesful login been in place, we’d have known earlier that something was amuck…
At any [...]
We had a need, for a most inexpensive, yet reliable way to capture the call detail records for our CS1000. There are a dozen or so commercial packages available for this, offering varying features.
…as a work around, we took a Ubuntu box that was in close proximity, and used an outstanding [...]
…and I thought this was simple.
Well, it was, after getting headed down the right path.. We decided to virtualize a few servers on a Dell™ PowerEdge™ R710. One of the hosted servers is for a very bandwidth intensive application. Thus the decision to aggregate the 4 Network interface cards (NIC) [...]
Greetings everyone! This is my first blog and first blog post. …why a blog? I never, in a million years, thought that I would be a blogger… until recently. For the past 18 years I have been working in the Information Technology industry. In every capacity in which I’ve worked, the internet [...]