Does Amazon’s security work well for startups?

via GIPHY I was sifting through my project & progress reports from former clients today. Something struck me loud and clear. It seems 4 out of 5 of them don’t implement VPC best practices. Join 35,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. Which begs the question again and again, is the service just …

Dummy's Guide to Linux firewalls

Security experts will probably tell you it’s not a good idea to be a dummy and also in charge of your own firewall. They’re probably right, but it’s a catchy title. In this article, I’ll quickly go over some common firewall rules for iptables under linux. First things first. If you don’t have the right …