Secure your Apache2 with mod-security

Installation: In order to install mod-security with apache2, you need libapache2-mod-security: $sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-security and then enable mod-security and reload apache2 $sudo a2enmod mod-security $sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 force-reload Once this is done, you will be able to filter GET, POST urls …. and apply different rules depending on what the page/variables/url contain Configuration: Apache running(…)

A Guide to Internet Security Terms

Every Internet user should at least have a basic understanding of the terms used in regard to online security and so I have collected a few of the popular ones and put them in this article with a brief explanation of each. Adware means “Advertising Supported Software”. It refers to placing adverts in software or(…)

Top 10 Tips for Outlook 2007

The first time you open Outlook 2007 you might be disappointed to see that, on the face of it, Outlook does not display the new ribbon and new interface that you will see in the other major applications in the Office 2007 suite such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Dig a little deeper under the(…)


With the growth of the Internet, e-mail has quickly become the main vehicle to spread information through the public at large. As the demand for fast, cheap and reliable e-mail grows, more individuals are turning to Linux to provide a fast, cheap and reliable solution. sendmail was originally developed by Eric Allman, in 1979, as(…)

How to Install and Configure VMWare Server virtualization in openSUSE

VMware Server is a free virtualization product for Windows and Linux servers. VMware Server is a robust yet easy to use server virtualization product and is based on proven virtualization technology. VMware can run on any standard x86 hardware and can support 64-bit guest operating systems including Windows Linux and Sun Solaris. VMware server can(…)