Carlo Alberto Scola

MSc Student

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2020
18 Jan 2020

A secure, easy and encrypted cloud backup

How to setup the most simple remote backup solution for your needs. Rsync and EncFS will incrementally store only the encrypted files on your "cloud" providing complete privacy.

categories: #security #linux #network

2019
29 Sep 2019

Full and Responsible disclosure, the debate.

The debate on the different vulnerability disclosure options is still running without a decisive winning answer. Cyber Security is not an option for companies but they often seem to not give it much attention.

categories: #security #vulnerability

05 Sep 2019

What is Subdomain Takeover and how to defend.

Subdomain takeover is a threat that comes down to a registration of an unused subdomain by an attacker which is then able to own a valid subdomain and launch different attacks.

categories: #web #security

25 Feb 2019

How to configure FreeRADIUS 3 with MySQL and EAP-TTLS

Today we are going to explain how to set up a FreeRADIUS server for Authentication, Authorization and Accounting (AAA) along with a MySQL database for credentials storage accessed only through encrypted TLS connections.

categories: #network #security #linux

15 Jan 2019

Enabling SSL on NGINX reverse proxy towards non-SSL apache

The goal is to enable Prestashop SSL/TLS on a NGINX reverse proxy which is acting as SSL/TLS concentrator to an internal non-SSL apache web server.

categories: #web #security

2018
09 May 2018

TOR SSH Remote Reverse Tunnel - Raspberry Pi

How to use TOR hidden service with SSH remote tunnel. How to use hidden service as an anonymous SSH proxy. We will set a remote ssh tunnel from a raspi client towards a hidden service,...

categories: #linux #security

02 May 2018

SOCKS PROXY on Reverse SSH tunnel

How to set up a SOCKS proxy with SSH reverse tunnel. The tunnel will be ssh-encrypted and each traffic will pass through the tunnel, like in a VPN.

categories: #security #linux

13 Mar 2018

SSH Reverse Tunnel - Raspberry Pi

How to set up a persistent, always available, SSH remote tunnel (reverse SSH tunnel).

categories: #linux #security

15 Feb 2018

Configuring SSL/TLS for a domain on Apache2

How to set up SSL/TLS on Apache for securing web communication. Let's Encrypt certificate generation.

categories: #linux #web #security