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Nginx + Fail2ban Blocking IP behind AWS Load Balancer

You know there is this problem, if you have some web servers behind an Amazon ELB it’s hard to block some malicious hosts. Why is it hard? Well, first of all, on the ELB you can use only security groups to allow/block IP/nets, BUT AWS Security Group doesn’t permit you to block something but only to allow, […]


AWS EC2 Manage Snapshot Backup with PHP SDK

This is a simple script based upon AWS SDK PHP to manage volume’s snapshots. It simply create one snapshot per volume (once you run it) and delete snapshot older then 1 month. Please provide your personal information by copying config-sample.inc.php into config.inc.php. Run the script backup-snapshots.php with your CRON. For example: # Auto AWS Snapshots […]


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