Month: January 2022

  • Wireguard VPN setup

    Wireguard VPN setup

    Wireguard is a modern, easy to setup, VPN. It has clients for Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone, Android, and other OSes. In this post we are following the guide at First, Order a VM. This will be the ‘server’ for the VPN. You don’t need a lot of memory or disk to run a VPN […]

  • PolicyKit security hole

    A security problem was recently announced that affects the linux distributions that we support. This is being called “PwnKit” (a.k.a. CVE-2021-4034). Most distributions have provided updates, so now is a good time to check and load outstanding OS security updates for your VPS, using apt for Debian and Ubuntu and yum for CentOS 7 and […]

  • CentOS Stream, RockyLinux and Alma Linux

    Recently CentOS8 reached its supported end-of-life for security updates. For a number of reasons there will effectively be no more stable releases of CentOS 8 or later. Instead developers are being encouraged to look at CentOS Stream as a future proof option for elX based platforms. This is quite similar to how Gentoo and more […]