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Installing ELK Stack on CentOS 8

Welcome to our demo on installing ELK Stack on CentOS 8. ELK is the acronym for three open source projects: Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana. Elasticsearch is a search and analytics engine. Logstash is a server‑side data processing pipeline that ingests data from multiple sources simultaneously, transforms it, and then sends it to a...

How to Configure DokuWiki OpenLDAP Authentication

I have an OpenLDAP server for central authentication. How can I configure DokuWiki to enable authentication against OpenLDAP server. In this guide, we are going to learn how to configure DokuWiki for OpenLDAP authentication. Configure DokuWiki OpenLDAP Authentication Before you can proceed, ensure that you got OpenLDAP server and DokuWiki installed....

Install DokuWiki on CentOS 8

In this demo, we are going to learn how to install DokuWiki on CentOS 8 server. DokuWiki is an opensource software written in PHP that allows users to create and edit pages using a web browser. It works on plain texts and requires no database. Read about the features provided by the DokuWiki on DokuWiki features page.

Setup LDAP Self Service Password Tool on CentOS 8

This guide will take you through how to setup LDAP Self Service Password Tool on CentOS 8. If you got users who are authenticating against an LDAP directory, you might want them to be able to reset their passwords on their own. Self Service Password tool is a PHP application that gives you this capability. It supports...

Configure SSSD for OpenLDAP Authentication on Ubuntu 18.04

In this guide, we are going to learn how to configure SSSD for OpenLDAP Authentication on Ubuntu 18.04. SSSD is an acronym for System Security Services Daemon. It  provide access to local or remote identity and authentication resources through a common framework that can provide caching and offline support to the system. It also provides several interfaces,...

Install phpLDAPadmin on CentOS 8

In this guide, we are going to learn how to install phpLDAPadmin on CentOS 8. phpLDAPadmin is web application written in PHP for administering LDAP and thus it comes in very handy for system administrators who are gui centric. With it, you can administer LDAP via the browser. Before you can proceed, learn how...

Install Google Chrome Browser on CentOS 8

CentOS 8 does not come with Google Chrome browser installed by default. Therefore, if you are running CentOS 8 desktop and you want to use Chrome browser, you then have to install it. Follow through this guide to learn how to install Google Chrome Browser on CentOS 8 desktop. Install Google Chrome Browser on...

Implement OpenLDAP Password Policies

In this guide, we are going to learn how to implement OpenLDAP password policies. In OpenLDAP, password policies are implemented through the use of Password Policy (ppolicy) Overlay. ppolicy overlay provides a variety of password control mechanisms including; Password aging -- both minimum and maximum agesPassword qualityAutomatic account lockingPassword reuse and duplication controlAccount time-outsMandatory...

Install and Setup DVWA on CentOS 8

In this guide, we are going to learn how to install and Setup DVWA on CentOS 8. As you already know, DVWA, an acronym for Damn Vulnerable Web Application is a very vulnerable PHP/MySQL web application designed to help security professionals, students, web application developers to test their security skills, learn web application security and understand web...

Install Nextcloud with Nginx and SSL/TLS Certificates on CentOS 8

Welcome to our guide on yet another enterprise file sync and share solution. We will learn how to install Nextcloud with Nginx and SSL/TLS Certificates on CentOS 8. Want to try ownCloud? Check our guide on setting up ownCloud server on CentOS 8 by following the link below; Install ownCloud Server...