Category Archives: AWS Cloud

Automate EC2 AMI Backup Using Lambda Function

By | September 27, 2019

If you are Working on AWS you must be working with EC2. Creating and managing Your Appication On EC2 Would definitely require to have a backup strategy.  Its quite annoying to take the backup of Selected Servers on Regular Basis or in some interval of time. Taking backup is Important but managing the retention time… Read More »

Create a user with Admin Privileges in AWS RDS MySQL/MariaDB.

By | September 24, 2019

AWS RDS MySQL/MariaDB Admin user Creation ErrorThis will be a short article on creating a user and assigning him full privileges in Mysql/MariaDB Database Engine. Before moving ahead I would also like to point out for the case of AWS RDS MySQL/MariaDB instance we have to explicitly define all the permission in order to make… Read More »

Logging Docker Container Application logs to AWS Cloudwatch Logs

By | June 16, 2019

Logging Plays a very important role for any kind of the application you are running as it helps to debug any issues to you running applications or your system. Use of Docker Container is very popular nowadays and there is a lot of infrastructure running application on top of the Docker Container. For this particular… Read More »

Security Check Lists on AWS and Linux Servers.

By | April 13, 2019

We already have a blog on AWS Security Best Practices which is much in details and theoretical. You can refer that blog from here. I’m writing this blogs to to easily identify the contents in a form of checklists. This article will also cover server level security checklists as well. Security checklists has been categorized… Read More »

How to Setup OpenVPN Access Server on Ubuntu/CentOS.

By | December 16, 2018

Introduction OpenVPN is an open-source third-party software that uses virtual private network (VPN) techniques to create secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and provides remote access facilities. It uses a custom security protocol that utilizes SSL/TLS for key exchange. OpenVPN uses the client-server connection to provide secure communication between the client and the internet.  The Server is directly… Read More »

AWS Security best Practices

By | May 23, 2018

AWS Security Best practices Security needs to be considered as one of the prime concern in every IT infrastructure. Its the primary role of the IT Administrator/Security specialist to secure their infrastructure in the best way he can. Everybody wants their organization IT infrastructure could be more secure. Most of the security professionals agree that… Read More »