Setup Ambassador API Gateway on GCP.

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A pre-requisite to another post I’m writing where I’m setting up a Nexus instance, requires a working Ambassador setup. I only figured that out when trying t...

Helm3: The Kubernetes Package Manager.

3 minute read

If you’ve ever tried to automate the helm v2 setup which involved tiller for your infrastructure-as-code repo you’d know that is a pain in the ass. Now, to b...

Ambassador: Disable TLS 1.0, TLS 1.1

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Having just learned about Ambassador, and how it’s implemented in a Kubernetes cluster, I thought a quick note about how to disable TLS1 and TLS1.0 would be ...

Apache Reverse TLSv1.2 Proxy

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Usually a reverse proxy will have an external facing endpoint which then gets proxied inbound to an obfuscated/redirect internal address. The scenario detail...

Cisco WAP200 Firmware Upgrade

2 minute read

this is a pretty old WAP from the Cisco family. I needed a cheap access point for my home office/lab (I know, I shouldn’t be so cheap). So I bought a CISCO W...

Docker Private Registry 2.0

4 minute read

Quick Notes on setting up Docker Private Registry with TLS (secure), shout out to bobcares.com as I’m basically cannibalizing their notes with my edits becau...

Reset Windows10 VMWare Guest Password.

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After installing a few windows 10 vm’s on my ESXi lab, I, of course, forgot the admin passwords I used to set them up. Normally this is a bootable USB with s...

RDP to a Azure AD Joined Device

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After setting up a local schools office to use Azure AD for user, device management, I was having trouble trying to RDP from one domain joined machine to ano...

Kali Raspberry Pi Reverse Shell (STunnel)

2 minute read

I have kali on an old Pi2 and was going through my copy of “Penetration Testing with Raspberry Pi” book from PACKT. Had issues trying to figure this out so w...

Docker Trusted Registry (private) 1.0

3 minute read

I wanted to setup a Docker Trusted Registry for my lab, so I did a search and walked through a few tutorials before landing on this one which ‘mostly’ worked...

Initializing a CISCO ASA 5505

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I needed a more reliable VPN solution to a remote site I need to work on every now and then. At the time I had setup the remote sites router to push VPN conn...

Setting up a CISCO ASA 5505 VLAN & VPN

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Setup basic 2 party VLAN (inside, outside) to my ASA can play MITM between an xDSL router and the internal network of desktops. also try to use security best...