My Thanksgiving was ok; not amazing, but ok. Since my Thanksgiving day plans kind of got changed last minute, I didn’t have Turkey, but Chicken rather, which I don’t mind because I am not a huge fan of turkey anyway (with the exception of turkey sandwiches). I tried to call my mom to wish her…Continue Reading
So I started with the most widely used script that I have written, my phpDDoS reject scripts. This single script has taken the place of the 3 scripts prior. Simply wget the file into the directory that you want to have it run from, make it executable. From there you can create a cron job…Continue Reading
So I started learning Perl scripting, as it has now become a tool that can greatly improve my efficiency at work. After toying with it a bit, I have decided that I am going to rewrite some of my other scripts in perl, and post them here, as perl tends to be more uniform. I…Continue Reading
So, I got an email from the guy that runs Thewebsiteisdown.com. Dont get too excited, it was just a mass mail email, Josh isn’t looking for me specifically and giving me heads up on funny stuff. Anyway, this video is freaking funny, especially after I had a guy freak out give me a dealth threat…Continue Reading
So, for those of you that don’t know, I work for a hosting company. I enjoy what I do, and for all intents and purposes, I do a pretty good job at it. Recently, one of the sites we host, was getting hammered, hardcore.
To save on a very long, long, long winded story of how we battled these flooders, I am going to list what we did to get things working well again.Continue Reading