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Use SCP Command to Transfer Files Securely

Use SCP Command to Transfer Files Securely

An SCP (secure copy) is a command-line utility that allows you to securely copy files and directories between two locations. With scp, you can copy a file or directory: From your local system to a remote system. From a remote system to your local system. Between two remote systems from your local system. When transferring data […]

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Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Is Here!

Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Is Here!

April 23rd 2020: Canonical, the publisher of Ubuntu, today announced the general availability of Ubuntu 20.04 LTS, with a particular emphasis on security and performance. “Accelerating open source globally is our mission. Ubuntu 20.04 LTS is the new state of the art open source platform for the enterprise and the entrepreneur,” said Mark Shuttleworth, CEO of Canonical. [...]Read More »
How safe is your web hosting control panel ?

How safe is your web hosting control panel ?

Recently one of the biggest online security research companies, Rack911, published their security audit analysis of the current most popular online web hosting control panels. We feel it is an interesting read and urge all customers running web hosting control panels to read it. Please follow this link for the full article. Read More Is […]

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Setup Bind on CentOS 8 / RHEL8

Setup Bind on CentOS 8 / RHEL8

Lab setup: Server :            CentOS 8 (minimal server) IP address :    192.168.43.35 Hots Name :   dns-primary.mydomain.com Domain :         mydomain.com Step 1: Install bind DNS on CentOS 8 / RHEL 8 We begin with the installation of the bind and bind-utils package. These packages constitutes dns server and its utilities responsible for querying name servers […]

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Install Automatic Security Updates in CentOS 7 with Yum-Cron

Install Automatic Security Updates in CentOS 7 with Yum-Cron

Yum-cron is a yum module and command-line tool that allows a user to configure a cron job for the Yum package manager. Step 1: Installing Yum-cron Utility in CentOS 7 The Yum-cron comes preinstalled on CentOS 7, but if for whatever reason it is not present, you can install it by running the command. # yum install yum-cron Once the installation is complete, confirm […]

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7 Steps To Secure Your Linux Server

7 Steps To Secure Your Linux Server

This tutorial will introduce you to basic Linux server security. While it focuses on Debian/Ubuntu, you can apply everything presented here to other Linux distributions. I also encourage you to research this material and extend it where applicable. 1. Update your server The first thing you should do to secure your server is to update […]

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Install Apache Virtual Hosts on CentOS 8

Install Apache Virtual Hosts on CentOS 8

Apache Virtual Hosts allows you to run more than one website on a single machine. With Virtual Hosts, you can specify the site document root (the directory containing the website files), create a separate security policy for each site, use different SSL certificates, and much more. This article explains how to set up Apache Virtual […]

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