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Cloud Instance + No Services != No Worries -- Secure your servers

Spun up a new server on Linode last night. Didn’t do anything with it except power it up, no webserver or external services. Shouldn’t be surprised about this, but in the course of less than 12 hours, this new server instance had 9,445 failed root login attempts. 225 more words

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You're singeing my circuits

I do apologise for this late (very late post). I hope the Star Wars reference makes up for it BAHAHA! I was supposed to blog straight after CES but I got lazy. 2,065 more words

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"Elation is a WIFI Building"

The Akismet team is staying at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in sunny Destin Florida for our January “Get the hell out of the cold” meetup (which, by the way, isn’t quite living up to the name). 223 more words

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