How to Install and Secure MongoDB on Ubuntu 16.04

How to Install and Secure MongoDB on Ubuntu 16.04

I found this on DigitalOcean and think it is a great walk through of install and securing MongoDB on Ubuntu 16.04. One note, I had to use BindIp = [127.0.0.1,0.0.0.0] to get multiple IPs to work. The format shown “BindIp = 127.0.0.1,0.0.0.0” would cause Mongo to not start. 0.0.0.0 represents whatever IP you are trying to …

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Deploying Python App to AzureWebsites

Deploying Python App to AzureWebsites

Note: This was originally created on my azurewebsite that I learned to deploy with and can be found on my github page. Preface I have only been programming in Python for a few months (December 2016 to March 2017) when I decided to deploy a simple Flask app to Azure. I found that the documentation …

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Azure VM – Network Security Group

Azure VM – Network Security Group

Recently I created a new virtual machine on Azure. It’s been awhile since I’ve had one, so I went through securing it. Made sure I had a firewall running and using Fail2Ban to stop brute force attacks. Or at least I thought… I found that I was banning IP addresses by the hundreds a day …

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Foghlaim Python

Foghlaim Python

I started learning python last December (2016). I have been enjoying the language, but some aspects have been a little odd to learn. It is open source, so that makes it really strange after nearly 20 years around Microsoft and other proprietary technologies. Couple items I had to figure my way through…. Vernacular – Open …

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