Tag: Cloudflare

Oct 26

How to: Move your NginX website to HTTPs / SSL

  How to: Move your NginX website to HTTPs / SSL It comes at no surprise that a lot of people are looking into moving their sites to HTTPs due to recent events: Google’s decision to give ranking points to sites that use SSL / HTTPs and eavesdropping by governments world wide. There are a number …

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May 04

How to: Improve SSL performance on NginX

How to: Improve SSL performance on NginX You would be surprised but a lot of people face SSL performance issues when using NginX. I recently deployed SPDY over SSL for my sites and came to realize that SPDY was in fact much slower than using standard HTTP. I proceeded to leave SSL alone and see …

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Mar 01

Resolved: Get-AzureVM – Requested value ‘enable’ was not found

Resolved: Get-AzureVM – Requested value ‘enable’ was not found Lately I started to assign ACLs to my VMs and realized this was a very repetitive task and that many of the several ACLs were repeated across the VMs. Because of that I decided I needed to use PowerShell to manage this task and more quickly …

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Apr 12

Global Attack on WordPress Sites

Global Attack on WordPress Sites I´ve been rather busy but I thought I would share this. I received an email from our web hosting provider indicating that there is a global distributed attack that aims at compromising WordPress and other CMS installations in order to orchestrate attacks remotely. I am sharing the original message below so you …

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