Nginx – Password Protect Web Directories

Managers of web projects often need to protect their work one way or another. Often people ask how to password protect their website while it is still in development. On an Apache web server, it’s possible to password protect a directory using .htaccess and .htpasswd files. However, .htaccess files are not supported on Nginx. Read More …

Force a user logoff remotely with PowerShell

Send Us a Sign! (Contact Us!) Show More Info This article has total words. (Including header) There are a number Read More …

Resume Broken or Disconnected SSH Session (Linux)

That’s a common phenomenon that you break or disconnect your existing ssh connection to your host. It could be painful Read More …

MAC address spoofing with Macchanger (Kali Linux)

MAC address spoofing is a technique for temporarily changing your Media Access Control (MAC) address on a network device. A Read More …

Lenovo – Enter setup utility (F1) boot menu (F12) on Windows 8/8.1 preloaded PC

Sometimes, on Lenovo notebooks, after shutting down the Microsoft Windows 8/8.1 and turning the system back on, it is not Read More …

Telnet client not installed by default on Server 2008 & Server 2008 R2

On a fresh build of Server 2008, Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7, the telnet client is not installed so Read More …

Enable or disable modules in Apache (Linux)

You can enable or disable any apache module using a2enmod and a2dismod. You don’t need to edit the conf file Read More …

How to “whois” a site from command line (Utility)

Here’s a simple way to view WHOIS information using Windows Command Line. Just download the WHOIS command-line client called simply Whois from Read More …