WordPress brute force attack

Have had a really strange problem, mysql dies after a few seconds without logging anything, it just stops. After some investigations, upgrading the database and tuning I found that it was not a problem with the database, the database seemed to get an unusual high amount of traffic. After looking in my apache logs I … Read moreWordPress brute force attack

Automatically start NodeJS applications with crontab

I am running a Linux VPS which is running different applications, some of them are NodeJS applications. At home I’m running them with docker but since docker does not work on my VPS I had to figure out another way, I have used forever and crontab before so this is how I did it. Installation … Read moreAutomatically start NodeJS applications with crontab

Open Space in Berlin

Webstep Sweden had our yearly conference this time in lovely Berlin, one of the days I held Open Space together with my colleagues. As always it was really engaging and fun, and as always there are some groups that don’t want to stop even when the day has ended. Looking forward to next year!

Java error: Missing required Permissions manifest attribute in main jar

Java has further enhanced security to make the user system less vulnerable to external exploits. Starting with Java 7 Update 51, Java does not allow users to run applications that are not signed (unsigned), self-signed (not signed by trusted authority) or that are missing permission attributes. This means that you can get problems running an … Read moreJava error: Missing required Permissions manifest attribute in main jar