First Experience with Public Cloud

Cloud..! Cloud..!! Cloud..!!! It been all around for awhile now, with latest being that biggies like VMware and Microsoft are also planning to get into the Public Cloud Services. If that surprises you, then hold your breath for this one –  I have also heard …

How to Compare Two Word Documents for modification in MS Word 2007

You have prepared a Word Document it might be anything a proposal, quotation, or any writeup for your company and sent it to your seniors for review. They review it and send the updated one to you but now you want to findout the changes …

Cost Benefit Analysis of Disaster Recovery Options

For most companies, disaster recovery is a critical element to sustained operation. The increased reliance upon digital data has been a big boost in convenience for companies, but has also resulted in a number of unique security hazards. Digital data is easy to manage but …

FIX:- PRNG is not seeded

Recently working on a Debian server, which was not responding to SSH connection. I have checked and found that the SSH service was down and while restarting it it gives following error sh-3.1# /etc/init.d/ssh restart PRNG is not seeded sh-3.1# I have searched on Google …

Installation And Configuration of Mod_suPHP on Plesk (CentOS)

Introduction: Whenever PHP runs as an Apache Module it get executes as “user/group” of the web server which is usually “nobody” or “apache”. SuExec is a mechanism supplied with Apache which allows executing CGI scripts as the user to which they belongs to, rather than …

Unable to stop or start VPS even after Host reboot

While stopping any VPS it gets timeout and VPS gets locked. After that it’s impossible to stop the VPS even if the method here gets failed OR even after rebooting the Host server problem doesn’t get fixed. Following are the steps to fix this issue …

Znetlive.in Homepage got Injected/Hacked

Famous Indian Webhosting company Znetlive’s i.e. http://znetlive.in homepage got hacked/injected with link to a Pakistani Forum in the footer. This link was smartly placed in the right side of the website’s footer just behind their live chat widget so it won’t be visible easily. Following …

Configure Multiple IP for Squid Proxy Server & hide Version and Hostname

Proxy server is a computer system or application which is installed on computer system that works as a  acts as an agent or channel for requests from clients looking for resources from other servers. You can check see this post for more information about installation …

Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) not working for a VPS

Sometime it happens that your Customers complains that they are not able to connect their Windows VPS Throug Remote Desktop Protocol i.e. RDP even if the VPS is responding ping requests. The most common reason for this is that the VPS is running out of …

Cannot adjust logon rights for vzagent user

PROBLEM Recently while recreating Service VPS (VPS ID 1) on a Windows Virtuozzo Node it was getting failed with following Error: ERROR: Cannot adjust logon rights for vzagent user SOLUTION The error “Drop logon user rights” could fail when 1) the previous attempt of the …