Category: UNIX


Ghost vunerability – Ubuntu and CentOS

Ghost vunerability

A new vulnerability, GHOST: glibc vulnerability (CVE-2015-0235), has been discovered that affects certain Linux systems. This exploit affects the gethostbyname functions in the GNU C Library (glibc), which is a key component of all Linux systems. Because many software programs rely on these functions, Linux… Continue reading

AIX 4.3: Creating LVFs

AIX

Here’s some useful aix commands fro creating logical volumes and file systems. mklv -t (type) -y (name) VG ## Type = jfs, jfslog, or other some such name = volume_group_name.lv## where ## is a one up number for each logical volume ## is the number… Continue reading