Impostor Syndrome – A Tech Trivia Game Show

We had a few openings for VMworld Europe Tech Talks this year, so I had a couple of drinks and got to thinking. I’ve been playing around with the idea of doing a tech trivia podcast for a while now, but I kept making excuses of why I wouldn’t be good enough to get it Read more about Impostor Syndrome – A Tech Trivia Game Show[…]

#vBrownBag Follow-Up What’s New in vSphere 6 Security w Mike Foley (@mikefoley)

Mike Foley stops by to discuss new security features in VMware vSphere 6.0 including items such as the improved lockdown mode. vSphere 6.0 Security Video You can find Mike on Twitter @mikefoley and security information @vSphereSecurity as well as regular posts on http://blogs.vmware.com Originally published at http://vbrownbag.comm – Sign up for the live #vBrownBag broadcast at http://vbrownbag.comm/brownbags/ where you Read more about #vBrownBag Follow-Up What’s New in vSphere 6 Security w Mike Foley (@mikefoley)[…]

Basic Hardening with User Data / Cloud-Init

The ‘cloud’ presents new and interesting issues around hardening an instance. If you buy into the cattle vs. puppies or cloudy application building mentality, your instances or VMs will be very short lived (Hours, Weeks, maybe Months). The internet however, doesn’t much care for how short lived the things are, and the attacks will begin Read more about Basic Hardening with User Data / Cloud-Init[…]