Discover 16 Posts with “security” Tag.
After installing MySQL, it's important that you secure the installation by a) removing anonymous accounts and b) setting a password on the admin account. This can be done with mysqladmin or with direct SQL queries. I prefer the SQL queries so that's what I'll show here. Start mysql command line
I've been bad. Until recently I haven't been backing up my MySQL database. Bad things could have happened. About a month ago I hacked up a simple script to run from cron that will automatically dump, gzip, encrypt using my key gpg (I wrote an extensive post on gpg which
SSL is cryptographic protocol, which provides secure communications on the Internet for email, web etc. An SSL certificate is a digital certificate that authenticates the identity of a website and encrypts information that is sent to the server using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. Encryption is the process of scrambling
Just today I've encountered a strange problem while performing apt-get upgrade on my Raspberry Pi. Everything went fine, until the package manager made me stop for a while, staring at the screen with: dpkg: unrecoverable fatal error, aborting: files list file for package 'autotools-dev' is missing final newline E: Sub-process