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BACKDOOR FOUND IN WORDFENCE

WordFence is a popular CAPTCHA used by 300,000 sites and recently a backdoor was added to it. Evidently it was being used to benefit payroll load operations who tend to be paria businesses. With more back-links they get page-ranked higher. The perpetrators have been identified and an updated version of WordFence should be installed immediately. …

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HOSTING CONTROL PANELS

Azure already has a very good hosting control panel however there may come a time when its more cost effective to host your own sites with a virtual machines. We have used webMin which is Perl based but it tends to be unsuitable for running a web host like Azure or GoDaddy. Froxlor is still …

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BACKUP USER FILES

UNDER CONSTRUCTION Sometimes a LAMP box runs out of room so it may be necessary to mount a new disk over /home First its a good idea to backup the users files in case of problems tar -cvpzf backup.tar.gz /home  

SIL3726 SATA PORT EXPANDER

The Silicon Image SIL3726 is a surface mounted device that provides the SATA port expansion function used in storage servers. Each SATA input can support 5 hard disks. By using such backplanes it’s possible to use a single disk controller card to manage all the disks in a server. HOST SATA II 3 Gb/s SATA …

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