Active Directory Authentication with NConf

So I had to help someone else with getting NConf working with Active Directory LDAP on a Windows Domain,¬†If you don’t understand the difference between DistinguishedName and¬†sAMAccountName, then you will have some issues. Currently NConf will only use a DN for...

Remove iThemes Security Lockouts Script

I decided to create a command line PHP script that would list the current iThemes Security Logs and also allow you to remove them based on IP Address. Here is the script which I’ve called “ithemes-clearip.php” and it’s Github link, its dirty...

Get RackTables working with php-cgi or fastcgi

If you’ve tried to google “racktables authentication not working after install” you won’t find much, but there is a couple of articles about fastcgi and the PHP_AUTH_PW and PHP_AUTH_USER not being passed correctly. But no real solution to the...

Adding APC to MediaTemple Grid Service

I have a client that wanted to start his own personal blog. He’s in the IT industry and wanted to use WordPress, he didn’t know what Shared Hosting Provider to go with. I suggested two, dreamhost.com and mediatemple.com I don’t like shared hosting,...