Shell Script to Backup MySQL Databases on Webserver Daily This Script Performs a full backup of the MySQL Databases on a Server. Be sure to edit the configuration options at the beginning of the script to match your environment prior to executing.
Bash Shell Script to Backup Webroot on Webserver Performs a full backup of the website document root and creates a tar file for each site. Be sure to edit the configuration options at the beginning of the script to match your environment prior to executing.
This video will you you how to setup a LAMP stack (Linux / Apache / MySQL / PHP) on Debian or Ubuntu Server.
The following video and steps will show you howto install OctoberCMS, a content management system based on PHP Laravel. The video describes showing you how to install the PHP required extentions for OctoberCMS.
Posted in Linux Network Admin Tips on Dec 07, 2020
This video will show you how to automate your sitemap with a sitemap-generator and have it run daily / weekly with a cronjob.
Posted in Linux Network Admin Tips on Nov 12, 2020
The following video will compare a wired vs a wireless connection while using zoom or some other video conference software.
Domain Hijacking - Someone gets access to your Domain Registrar Credentials DNS Hijacking - Someone gains access to your DNS Hosting (or records)
The best way to ratelimit the traffic to your webserver is by blocking at the Firewall Level. The video below will show you to Ratelimit HTTP / HTTPS traffic by IP, using UFW in Debian and Ubuntu Server.
Posted in Linux Network Admin Tips on Oct 23, 2020
2FA is almost a necessity today. We see more and more services in the cloud more and more are getting compromised every day. Therefore, it is necessary to use some sort of 2FA (Two Factor Authentication) on at least the more important accounts you have, especially Bank Accounts, online Payment services such as Paypal and other more important accounts you may have.
In Canada the CRA has recently had a breach that puts everyones account into jeopardy. Everyone in Canada has a CRA account, as this is the Canadian Goverments website that you pay your taxes to. Recently the goverment has been handing out benefits due to the Covid-19 pandemic and hackers would of course like to get their piece of the pie.
Posted in Network Security Tips on Aug 18, 2020