The following article has been contributed by Marcus “Darix” Rückert, Senior Software Engineer in the Operations & Services Team at SUSE. It first appeared on his personal homepage. For quite a few years now I have been a HAProxy user, even using snapshots in production for a very long time. Especially after support was added […]
May 8, 2017 5:10 am2,619 views
March 1, 2016 10:24 am6,408 views
Earlier today a security vulnerability known as “DROWN” was announced. SUSE was on top of it and already has patches available for SUSE Linux Enterprise. What is “DROWN”? “DROWN” is an acronym that stands for “Decrypting RSA using Obsolete and Weakened eNcryption”. Also known as CVE-2016-0800. It allows an attacker to decrypt a TLS connection […]
October 15, 2014 9:17 am11,073 views
Your immediate action is required In short: The POODLE attack to the SSL 3.0 protocol, published last night (https://www.openssl.org/~bodo/ssl-poodle.pdf) requires server and desktop administrators and desktop users to carefully review their security protocol settings in packages such as HTTP Servers (such as Apache, Tomcat), SMTP Servers (such as Postfix), IMAP Servers, … as well as […]
December 8, 2009 12:07 pm27,546 views
How to WebDAV over SSL using LDAP Authentication with Apache Web Server.
November 7, 2008 12:23 pm4,671 views
September 5, 2008 4:32 pm32,970 views
Just about every system administrator comes across a time when there is a need to encrypt some service. Perhaps your mail program just can’t handle it. Or maybe you need to take a non-SSL aware VNC server and make it SSL-aware. Maybe you’re just paranoid. For such moments in system administrating there is “stunnel.”
April 18, 2008 2:01 pm5,803 views
Captain’s log stardate 04102008…utilizing some tweaks and links through the Jefferies library tubes, Data has successfully engaged the Juniper SSL VPN client on our SUSE boxes. Starfleet is updated that the tunnel has been established and we have plotted our course to Jupiter. Method and configuration file attached to this message.
March 3, 2008 5:56 pm25,424 views