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: vi check-ssl-heartbleed.pl 1a. Paste the following into check-ssl-heartbleed.pl #!/usr/bin/perl use strict; use warnings; use Getopt::Long qw(:config posix_default bundling); # try to use IPv6 my $INETCLASS; BEGIN… Read more »

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 mkdir -p /scripts 3…. 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 »