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To work around this issue, add the EnableAggressiveMemoryUsage registry entry to the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\HTTP\Parameters Then, set the EnableAggressiveMemoryUsage registry entry to 1. To do this, follow these steps: Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK. Click the following registry subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\HTTP\Parameters On the Edit menu, point […]

Monitor Web Site Files With Auditd

Posted: 21st January 2014 by Babar Shafiq in Security, System Administration
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  The Linux Auditing System and auditd are a great way to monitor who and when changes are made to the files in your website. To install and configure follow these steps: 1. Install auditd and related utilities: yum install audit 2. Make sure auditd is running: /sbin/chkconfig –list auditd auditd 0:off 1:off 2:on 3:on […]

  WinSSH Update (10/July/2016): OpenSSH (7.2p2) Server for Windows (7.2p2 is latest version of OpenSSH) OpenSSH (6.4p1) Server for Windows (Previous version of OpenSSH) General Features:- * Security, if you want to access your Windows Machines cmd shell with full security. * Windows NT Service Support * Full install about 12mb, installer under 8mb (Including […]

  I thought I had carefully controlled what other people I choose to share my photos and my personal information with me on my Facebook and I was really careful about what third-party Facebook applications I allow to have access to personal details such as my birthday, my status updates, my photos, my location and educational […]

Using ssh as a proxy or encrypted tunnel to browse the web can sometimes be necessary: When you’re at some public place but need to login securely to your work place. When local access restrictions make life really difficult. I use SSH for the security reasons. I want to make sure that my security and […]

  You can download a w7 security benchmark from https://benchmarks.cisecurity.org/en-us/?route=downloads.multiform. In addition to the recommendations there you may want to:   1. Disable Teredo tunneling. http://www.mydigitallife.info/how-to-disable-tcpipv6-teredo-tunneling-in-vista/.   2. Unbind Client for Microsoft Network and Printer and File sharing from all network adapters.   3. Disable Remote Desktop service.   4. Disable UPNP device host.   […]