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  • Published Question

    Fedora 26 Server: Node.js app hangs forever when not launched directly

    I've tried to launch a Node.js app either with systemd or cron both with unprivileged and privileged accounts but it seems that the only way to get it work is with node app.js or whatevermonitoringpackage app.js. I'm ...
    1 By Gabriele Romanato Fedora Node.js CentOS
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    Tip: how to avoid SSL problems with Google Chrome and MacOS Sierra

    There's been a significant change in the latest OS X update involving the way Google Chrome (53) now handles SSL certificates: now an intermediate certificate file is required. This problem doesn't affect Chrome Canar...
    1 By Gabriele Romanato Server Optimization
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    Nginx: password protecting wp-login.php: issues

    Here’s the solution: location ^~ /wp-login.php { auth_basic "Login"; auth_basic_user_file /home/fo...
    By Gabriele Romanato
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    Nginx: password protecting wp-login.php: issues

    Following the official WordPress documentation page (https://codex.wordpress.org/Brute_Force_Attacks#Password_Protect_wp-login.php) I'm struggling for hours now facing two main problems: nginx doesn't get my rule if i...
    2 By Gabriele Romanato Nginx WordPress Ubuntu
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    nginx: compressing images of a Node.js website

    Hi, I've recently rebuilt a former WP site with Node.js using MongoDB and Express. Now I'm struggling to adhere to PageSpeed Insights. Despite the fact that I'm using a proxy, nginx's gzip compression works well by si...
    1 By Gabriele Romanato MEAN Nginx Ubuntu
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    Suspicious secure log in log

    Hi, they’re attempts to login to SSH using brute-force attacks. Changing the port is not effective because an attacker can actuall…
    By Gabriele Romanato
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    Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS: MOTD always displays the same packages to be updated

    Since yesterday I always get this message when I log in via SSH: 2 packages can be updated. 0 updates are security updates. There's nothing to be updated running apt-get update and apt-get upgrade: sudo apt-get upgrad...
    1 By Gabriele Romanato System Tools
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    Virtualmin: login as admin via domain, not IP address

    I usually login into VM via IP address:port. Now I need to change this to https://domain.ltd:port not as VM user but as admin. I think I've made a mistake by setting a user login for that domain. VM uses localhost.loc...
    1 By Gabriele Romanato