ownCloud update 9.0.1 to 9.0.4

28. July 2016 ownCloud 4,738
I’m a novice when it comes to Linux systems and ownCloud.  So when I do updates, I’m pretty terrified at the idea.  However, I like to keep up with the latest before I get to far behind and they don’t support the desktop software or the software leaves my server version behind.  So here’s my ...

Backing up ownCloud

27. July 2016 ownCloud 4,883
I’ve been mingling with ownCloud for about a year now.  We copy the ownCloud data over to an external USB Drive mounted on the system before we run any backups or updates on the system.  I have 2 folders on my USB drive, note them in the commands below.  Also my folder locations may be ...

Cisco ASA Upgrade Path and Memory Requirements

29. September 2015 Cisco ASA 4,864
See the following table for the upgrade path for your version. Some versions require an interim upgrade before you can upgrade to the latest version. Current ASA Version First Upgrade to: Then Upgrade to: 8.2(x) and earlier 8.4(6) 9.2(1) or later 8.3(x) 8.4(6) 9.2(1) or later 8.4(1) through 8.4(4) 8.4(6), 9.0(4), or 9.1(2) 9.2(1) or ...

Configuring Cisco ASA SSL Ciphers

28. September 2015 Cisco ASA 2,795
A few of my clients get audited for compliance.  The ASA’s seem to get reported for having faulty or insecure SSL Ciphers.   My first thought was to keep the OS updated.  Although that helps with the audits, they were still getting flagged for having lower ciphers open. To protect against SSL vulnerabilities it is ...

Cisco AnyConnect error: The file ‘Manifest Tool.exe’ is not marked for installation

28. September 2015 Cisco ASA 4,655
The error: “The file ‘Manifest Tool.exe’ is not marked for installation” occurs during installation of Cisco AnyConnect. Usually, this is the result of a failed upgrade. Steps for solution: First, uninstall any versions of Cisco AnyConnect that are currently installed. Then edit the registry key: Click Start and type “regedit” in the box. A dialogue box ...

Cisco Router Reverse Telnet

28. September 2015 Cisco Router 5,757
If you connect the router’s aux port to another device’s console port, you can telnet to the router using reverse telnet to connect to the other device’s console via your aux port. Here’s how to set it up. Connect your router’s aux port to another device’s console port using a Cisco flat crossover cable, or basically ...

Cisco to buy OpenDNS for $635 mln to boost security business

01. July 2015 Uncategorized 4,348
From Reuters: http://reut.rs/1C4NJ3T * Security business one of Cisco’s fastest growing * Cybersecurity market expected to grow 60 pct by 2020 * Cisco to continue to pursue M&A in security -executive (Adds quote from executive, background details) By Abhirup Roy, Anya George Tharakan and Liana B. Baker June 30 (Reuters) – Cisco Systems Inc said on ...

Upgrade an Active/Standby Failover Configuration

12. April 2015 Cisco ASA 2,668
This information is based off a CLI upgrade procedure.. Complete these steps in order to upgrade two units in an Active/Standby failover configuration: Download the new software to both units, and specify the new image to load with the boot system command. Reload the standby unit to boot the new image by entering the failover ...