Friday, December 13, 2019

Install MySQL 8 on Debian 10 Buster

Welcome to our tutorial on how to install MySQL 8 on Debian 10 Buster. Install MySQL 8 on Debian 10 Buster In this guide, we are going to install MySQL 8 on Debian 10 Buster from the source code. As such, before you can continue, you need to install some required...

How to Install OSSEC Agent on Solaris 11.4

In this tutorial, we are going to learn how to install and configure OSSEC agent on Solaris 11.4. Note that this is not an official guide but rather a documentation of the steps that I took myself in order to get OSSEC agent working on Solaris 11.4. Just like we have explained in our other tutorials regarding installation of OSSEC...

Install and Configure BackupPC on Debian 10

In this guide, we will learn how to install and configure BackupPC on Debian 10. BackupPC is a free, high-performance enterprise-grade backup software suite with a web-based frontend that can be used for backing up Linux, Windows and mac OSXs PCs and laptops to a server’s disk. Install and Configure BackupPC on Debian 10

How to Install Nagios Plugins and NRPE agents on CentOS 7/RHEL 7/Fedora 29

In our previous tutorials, we learnt how to install Nagios plugins as well the Nagios NRPE agents from source. You can check them via the links below; How to Install Nagios Plugins From Source RHEL/CentOS/Oracle Linux How to Install Nagios NRPE Agent on RHEL/CentOS/Oracle Linux Well, in this article, we are going to learn how to install Nagios Plugins and NRPE agents...

How to Install phpMyAdmin on FreeBSD 12

This guides presents a simple way of how to Install phpMyAdmin on FreeBSD 12. phpMyAdmin is a free and opensource tool written in PHP for managing MySQL and MariaDB tasks such as creating, altering, dropping, deleting database tables or running any other database management commands over the web interface. phpMyAdmin comes bundled with a handful features which you can check...

Install Snipe-IT on Debian 10/Ubuntu 18.04

Welcome to our guide on how to install Snipe-IT on Debian 10/Ubuntu 18.04. Snipe-IT is a free and opensource IT asset/license management system that enables IT departments to track who has which device, when it was purchased, which software licenses and accessories are available,... Read more about Snipe-IT features on the features and overview...

How to Install and Setup OSSEC agent on Ubuntu 18.04/CentOS 7

In this guide, we are going to learn how to install and configure OSSEC agent on Ubuntu 18.04/CentOS 7. OSSEC is an open source Intrusion Detection System (HIDS)  that runs across multiple OS platforms such as Linux,Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, BSD, Windows, Mac and VMware ESX. It monitors all aspects of system activity such as; file integrity monitoring Windows registry monitoring log...

Run only Specific Commands with sudo in Linux

In this guide, you are going to learn how to run only specific commands with sudo in Linux. Our previous guide covered how to add user to sudo group to enable them to execute the commands with elevated privileges. How to Add Users to sudo group in Linux

Install and Configure OpenLDAP server on Fedora 29

This guide will take you through the steps required to install and configure OpenLDAP server on Fedora 29. As you already know, OpenLDAP is an implementation of Light weight directory access protocol (LDAP). It provides a central management point for user information. Install and Configure OpenLDAP server on Fedora 29 Update and upgrade your system packages; dnf update dnf upgrade To install LDAP server...

How to Configure SUDO via OpenLDAP Server

Well, in this guide, we are going to demonstrate how to configure SUDO via OpenLDAP Server. Apart from being able to provide sudo rights on a local system, sudo can also be configured via LDAP. Providing SUDO via OpenLDAP eliminates the need to give users sudo privileges via the local system sudoers file. How to...