Atlassian Backup to AWS S3

If you have a self hosted Atlassian suite (Bitbucket, Confluence or Jira) you might want to consider backing up the data to an external repository in-case your server crashes. Requirements: 1 x AWS S3 bucket AWS programmatic account that has access to the AWS S3 bucket AWS CLI installed on the Linux server and configured… Read more »

Detect Heartbleed Vulnerability using Perl Script

Check to see if sites you access are still vulnerable to the Heartbleed exploit (CVE-2014-0160) by running the following Perl script: 1. Create a file called check-ssl-heartbleed.pl and paste the following contents: 1a. Paste the following into check-ssl-heartbleed.pl 2. Run script Or download it here check-ssl-heartbleed.pl

Install VMTools for Ubuntu or Debian using Bash Scripts

If you are looking to install VMware VMTools on multiple Ubuntu or Debian Linux servers and don’t feel like typing commands all day then you can run this bash script to install it automatically so long as you are willing to accept all defaults. 1. Mount VMtools 2. Create script folder 3. Create scripting file… Read more »

Tracking Website Activity on IIS

There are heaps of ways to track website traffic hits depending on your requirements, platform and of course budget. One of the most popular methods of tracking statistics is through services such as Google Analytics however log file analysis remains the most reliable way to track your visitors as they are immune to script blockers…. Read more »