Category: Web & Network

A new VPS service provider – Vultr

I  just ordered a new VPS from It has All SSD. Maybe the lowest price per memory. Pay $0.007/hr, you get 768MB RAM, 3GHz CPU and 15GB storage. It is about $5/month. And more datacenters than other VPS service providers. There are 14 locations worldwide, right now. I did following test though Benchmark Serverbear.

Disable SSLv2 and SSLv3 in Apache

As we always disable SSLv2 in Apache. Now it is SSLv3 turn. The recent news about the SSL 3 vulnerability is so important that I have to disable it as well. So just modify the ssl.conf of Apache [ssh]SSLProtocol All -SSLv2 -SSLv3[/ssh] The web site still has TLS 1.0, TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2. For

Some changes on Timthumb script

What is Timthumb? It is a small php script for cropping, zooming and resizing web images (jpg, png, gif).   Here is the official place to donwload the script. Even the developers said it is not supported any more, there are still a lot of sites or plugins of wordpress and joomla. Here is