Is it a Good Idea to Hack Your Server?

The word “hack” often brings up grim images of a shady individual sitting in a dark basement pounding away on a keyboard as he siphons money out of people’s bank accounts and funnels the funds to terrorist organizations. In reality, “hack” simply means a “solution to a problem” that is not necessarily uniform, standard, or […]

How to Create a Basic Shell Script

For those of you who are accustomed to using the graphical user interfaces (GUI) of desktop operating systems like Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, you may find the Linux command line to be daunting. Nevertheless, it is a powerful tool that is a must when running a dedicated server.
Even a beginner to Linux […]