Updated January 12, 2014 LAMP is a combination of operating system and open-source software stack. The acronym LAMP is derived from first letters of Linux, Apache HTTP Server, MySQL database, and PHP, Perl or Python. We already have shown you how to install LAMP on many platforms. In this tutorial, let us install LAMP server […]
vsftpd (Very Secure File Transport Protocol Daemon) is a secure, fast FTP server for Unix/Linux systems. In this how-to article, let us see how to setup a basic FTP server using vsftpd on CentOS 6.5. This procedure will also work on all RHEL CentOS, Scientific Linux 6.x versions. My testbox server hostname and IP Address […]
DNS, Domain Name System, translates hostnames or URLs into IP addresses. For example if we type www.unixmen.com in browser, the DNS server translates the domain name into its associated ip address. Since the IP addresses are hard to remember, DNS servers are used to translate the hostnames like www.unixmen.com to 173.xxx.xx.xxx. So it makes easy […]
PostgreSQL is a powerful, open-source object-relational database system. It runs on all major operating systems, including Linux, UNIX (AIX, BSD, HP-UX, SGI IRIX, Mac OS, Solaris, Tru64), and Windows OS. In this handy tutorial, let us see how to install PostgreSQL on Debian 7 ‘Wheezy’. Install PostgreSQL Switch to root user using the command: $ […]
PacketFence is a network access control (NAC) system featuring a captive-portal for registration and remediation, wired and wireless management, 802.1x support, isolation of devices, integration with IDS; it can be used to secure networks from small to large networks. This tool can be used in the following areas: banks colleges and universities engineering companies convention […]
We have already shown you how to Setup a Local Repository on Ubuntu Systems and Setup Local Yum Repository in CentOS/RHEL 6 and Setup Local APT Repository in Debian systems. Today we are going to learn about setting up local Yum repository on Fedora 19.
The Bastille hardening program “locks down” an operating system, pro-actively configuring the system for increased security and decreasing its susceptibility to compromise and downtime. Bastille can also assess a system’s current state of hardening, granularly reporting on each of the security settings with which it works. It currently supports the Red Hat (Fedora, Enterprise, and […]
GestióIP is an automated, web-based IPv4/IPv6 Address Management (IPAM) software. It features powerful network discovery functions and offers search and filter functions for both networks and host, permitting Internet Search Engine equivalent expressions. This lets you find the information that administrators frequently need easily and quickly. GestioIP also incorporates an automated VLAN management system. Install GestioIP […]