Chaining Wireguard VPN to OpenVPN

Categories: OpenVPN, Wireguard

What ? We want Wireguard clients to connect to a middleman box that will route out to the internet via an OpenVPN client. Why ? Some of our sites have poor performance to the OpenVPN server. Wireguard clients are more seamless and battery/resource saving on mobile devices. We have a Wireguard server in a datacenter […]

Netgate SG-2100 – new pfSense router leaked

Categories: pfSense

It seems the rumors were true! Netgate are teasing a new device in. Presumably beefier than the entry-level SG-1100 but less pricey than the SG-3100 ? We will find out soon. Leaked Netgate pfSense SG-2100 specs: • CPU: Marvell Armada 3720 (88F3720) ARMv8-A 64-bit Cortex A53 @ 1.2GHz with NEON SIMD and FPU • CPU […]

Windows Defender detects Ubuntu 20.04’s jq package – false positive Trojan:Win32/Casdet!rfn

Categories: Security, Ubuntu

-bash: /usr/bin/jq: cannot execute binary file: Exec format error (23) Failed writing body Windows 10 20.04 build 19041.450 Security Intelligence Version 1.321.1943.0 False positive. Detects signed jq bin from Ubuntu focal repo as Trojan:Win32/Casdet!rfn Edit: Several other AV Engines also hit on it. Edit 25 Aug 2020: Microsoft accepted false positive report and “fixed” it […]

Hetzner CPX11 (AMD Epyc) Cloud VPS Benchmarks

Categories: Uncategorized

This is part of a series of posts where I will benchmark some VPS offerings in the entry level ~$5.00 per month segment to refer to in an upcoming roundup. Hetzner CPX11 (AMD Epyc) €3.49 (~ $ 4.12) per month Processor: 2 vCore Memory: 2 GB Storage: 40 GB SSD Public bandwidth: 2TB Transfer Geekbench […]

Trabia VDS-1G VPS benchmark results

Categories: VPS

This week I will benchmark VPS instances from providers I work with or have recently worked with in the entry level segment ~ $5.00 a month to see where we are at. I will refer back to this in a comparison post. Trabia VDS-1G VPS €5 (~ $5.90) per month Processor: 1 vCore Memory: 1 […]

Vultr High Frequency Cloud VPS benchmark results

Categories: VPS

This is part of a series of posts where I will benchmark some VPS offerings in the entry level ~$5.00 per month segment to refer to in an upcoming roundup. Vultr High Frequency Compute Cloud Instance $ 6.00 per month Processor: 1 vCore Memory: 1 GB Storage: 32 GB SSD SATA Public bandwidth: 1TB at […]

Vultr SSD Cloud VPS benchmark results

Categories: VPS

This is part of a series of posts where I will benchmark some VPS offerings from providers I work with or have recently worked with in the entry level segment ~ $5.00 a month to see where we are at. I will refer to them in an upcoming comparison. Vultr SSD Cloud Instance $ 5.00 […]