Running a VPN on Ubuntu (Amazon EC2)

A few months ago I documented how to install a Virtual Private Network (VPN) on a Linux AMI (Amazon EC2). Here is the same procedure, but now for an Ubuntu LTS server (my specific version was Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS). I admit that there are a gazillion HOWTO documents and wikis »

Running a VPN on a Linux AMI Image (Amazon)

There are a million and one reasons why someone could urgently need a Virtual Private Network (VPN) especially in the security business. Maybe you don’t trust the hotel-provided Internet connection at a security conference? Or you suspect a network administrator of a client to block your IP address? A VPN protects »

Xplico Network Forensics Tool on Amazon Linux AMI

A few days ago we at Astyran needed a tool that could extract data from a network capture file. A quick Baidu search and we found the tool Xplico. The goal of Xplico is to extract application data from internet network capture. Brilliant, exactly what we needed. In layman’s terms: you »