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Internet security company springs big data leak...millions at risk. Not your problem

People aren’t actually saying that every cloud has an unencrypted lining but they are saying that every website protected by the online security service Cloudflare has been leaking encrypted session and user data—including credit card numbers and passwords—for months now and that millions of affected website users should promptly change their passwords! 1,174 more words


Wordpress VestaCP User Permission

Change ownership from root to (Vesta user) admin:
chown -R admin:admin /home/admin/web/domain.tld/public_html
This solves the problem of WordPress auto update.

Operating Systems

Fedora linux, VirtualBox and secure-boot

Today after installing and trying to run Virtual Box on Fedora 25, I noticed that since secure-boot prevents unsigned kernel modules from running, it can be disabled as an easy solution to running VirtualBox on Fedora 25. 156 more words


Activate Raspberry Pi root Account

sudo passwd root

sudo passwd -u root

sudo nano /etc/ssh/sshd_config
Search for PermitRootLogin and change it to yes

Operating Systems

The newest thing in old dumpster-dived computers

Even though the parkade that my homeless friend “J” sleeps in is blocks closer to the McDonald’s in the 1400 block of West Broadway Avenue than the parkade that I sleep in, I was still halfway through my Big Breakfast this morning (January 24) when he finally showed up—ostensibly to get his first coffee of the day. 1,025 more words

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Raspberry Pi Auto Start Boot Time

sudo nano /etc/rc.local

Add commands below the comment, but leave the line exit 0

If your command runs continuously (perhaps runs an infinite loop) or is likely not to exit, you must be sure to fork the process by adding an ampersand to the end of the command, like so: 49 more words

Operating Systems

Run WGET in Background

wget -bqc https://test.com/test.zip

-b : Go to background immediately after startup.
-q : Turn off wget’s output aka save disk space.
-c : Resume broken download i.e. continue getting a partially-downloaded file.

Operating Systems