Posts By: adamjonesay

I'm training to become a systems administrator, as well as obtaining a Business degree and also a Computer Science degree. I love my family, including my wonderful nephew. I can't go without social interaction, yet I spend ~30 hours a week on my computer...


SMS Password Recovery: nopls

Allowing SMS password recovery on your applications and etc has now become a horrible means of password recovery. Recent hacks, (i.e. LinusTechTips) show an upcoming trend in hacking via social engineering. The best thing ever, but often incorrectly implemented: two-factor...

Securing your SSH Server with Private Keys

Have a look at /var/log/auth.log, and find all those little Chinese servers trying to brute force your box... no bueno.  One of the most common issues I see doing Linux server administration is bad passwords, the same passwords, no service isolation,...