ClamAV: mpool_malloc and disk space

ClamAV is an open source antivirus engine for detecting trojans, viruses, malware & other malicious threats. The most common use we see is to check emails for bad content. Some of our users have recently been seeing errors from "freshclam" processes that look like the below entry. These will occur quickly and will often cause… Continue reading ClamAV: mpool_malloc and disk space

Using Fail2ban on wordpress wp-login.php and xmlrpc.php

A fair few customer of ours use wordpress and occasionally notice that there are people hammering on a few URLs This can cause high load, slow websites and a number of issues, espoecuially when you have more than a single IP hammering away at that. The solution is simple, and it involves using fail2ban. Here… Continue reading Using Fail2ban on wordpress wp-login.php and xmlrpc.php