Articles in category 'Unix'

Cette petite applet Gnome permet de vérouiller automatiquement la session X11 en fonction de votre distance avec la machine, enfin plutôt de celle de votre téléphone portable bluetooth. Ce n’est pas du tout inviolable, mais c’est quand même trés pratique (et amusant) !
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September 11, 2008, 9:54 am lock

So you your boss asked you to secure his new strategic web application which is part of his plan to conquer the world. But that damn developers are used to think that their work is finish when it just works, and debugging their whole code is simply not an option. Here’s the solution: use [...]

November 29, 2007, 1:08 am lock

Since all current CPU in new servers are able to run in 64 bits mode, and most Linux distribution are also available in 64 bits version, I was wondering why we still continue to install 32 bits operating systems ?
So, I took two Dell Poweredge 1950 with two Intel Pentium 4 Xeon quad-core 2 [...]

August 29, 2007, 9:07 am lock

ModSecurity2 is a Web Application Firewall, integrated into Apache as a module. You can use it at the final web server by adding the module (especially if you have a HTTPS web server, so your IDS/IPS cannot analyze these flows), or by adding an Apache based reverse proxy in front of your [...]

March 19, 2007, 2:39 pm lock

FreeRadius is now the default Radius server at my employer (french telco/ISP), and we are really happy with that. However, I was asked to find a way to have round-robin repartition between LNS, and it is not a Freeradius functionality.
I first stared to use a external program executed with the attr_rewrite module to randomly select [...]

March 15, 2007, 7:04 pm lock

After six month of nice work on my laptop (Asus V6J), Ubuntu has released a new version, code name: Edgy Eft (version 6.10). The upgrade worked quite well on my lpatop, only few minor annoyances (the worst problem was caused by generation of wrong UUID for swap) .
What’s new in this release:

Optimized startup with [...]

March 1, 2007, 1:46 am lock