Installing Virtualmin

What is Virtualmin?
Virtualmin is a powerful and flexible web hosting control panel for Linux and BSD systems. Available in an Open Source community-supported version, and a more feature-filled version with premium support, Virtualmin is the cost-effective and comprehensive solution to virtual web hosting management.
Requirements
Any of the below OSes and architectures:

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How to Setup ZFS Filesystem on Linux with zpool Command Examples

How to Setup ZFS Filesystem on Linux with zpool Command Examples

Messing around with FreeBSD 10 lately I loved ZFS, its simplicity and expand-ability. So I thought, what about a Linux with ZFS ? I’ll write about How to Setup ZFS Filesystem on Linux with zpool Command Examples in here.

 

ZFS has combined volume manager and filesystem with several advanced features.

This is the …Read More

Understanding Containers, user space, userland and kernel space

Perhaps you’ve been charged with developing a container-based application infrastructure?  If so, you most likely understand the value that containers can provide to your developers, architects, and operations team. In fact, you’ve likely been reading up on containers and are excited about exploring the technology in more detail. However, before …Read More

Linux 'grinch' vulnerability could put a hole in your security stocking

Linux ‘grinch’ vulnerability could put a hole in your security stocking

A grinch may be snatching away some year-end holiday time, forcing Linux system administrators to fill a gaping security hole in their systems.

Named after the proverbially grumpy Dr. Seuss character, the grinch vulnerability could affect all Linux systems, potentially providing attackers with unfettered root access, according to security service provider …Read More

Console commands to hibernate and standby / sleep Linux machines

Console commands to hibernate and standby / sleep Linux machines

It’s great that Linux nowadays supports all the power management features available on computers. But it’s odd that beside the buttons to trigger standby/hibernate – which are only available in a graphical interface – there are no simple console commands to put the computer to sleep or into hibernation.

Standby and …Read More

Turla espionage operation infects Linux systems with malware

Turla espionage operation infects Linux systems with malware

A newly identified Linux malware backdoor program is tied to the Turla cyberespionage campaign, researchers from Kaspersky Lab said.
A newly discovered malware program designed to infect Linux systems is tied to a sophisticated cyberespionage operation of Russian origin dubbed Epic Turla, security researchers found.

The Turla campaign, also known as Snake or …Read More

CentOS and RHEL 7: Install Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP (LAMP)

CentOS and RHEL 7: Install Linux, Apache, MariaDB, PHP (LAMP)

More about LAMP
LAMP is nothing but a software bundle or a platform consisting of Linux operating system, Apache web-server, MySQL database server and PHP (or Perl/Python)scripting language. The LAMP stack is used for building heavy-duty dynamic web sites entirely out of free and open-source software. In this tutorial, I’m going …Read More