Identity Theft: One Year Later and My Advice

In January 2018, I became aware that my identity was being fraudulently used after receiving a strange voicemail from an automotive financing institution asking about my loan application. While I reacted quickly upon discovering my identity was used to apply … Read More

Duo Security Two-Factor Authentication with WordPress

For the past couple years I was using Google Authenticator time based one-time passwords (TOTP) for two-factor authentication with my WordPress site. We have been using Duo Security at work for two-factor authentication for about the same amount of time, … Read More

Safari Knocking On https (port 443) For No Reason

I started to actually log dropped packets on my VPS and saw some strange behavior while using Safari to access my website. Mar 6 08:03:16 zion kernel: iptables-dropped: IN=eth0 OUT= MAC=REDACTED SRC=REDACTED DST=192.155.81.248 LEN=64 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=54 ID=49875 DF PROTO=TCP … Read More