As is the case for developers the world over, my work requires me to wear all sorts of technical hats from day-to-day. Fairly frequently for me this includes a big-ass ‘server maintenance and security’ sombrero. Many who manage hosting for a sizable client-base on SLAs may find that they need a quick way to periodically test the health of their websites, checking for security alarm bells. To this end, I have developed a ‘hack radar’, a small set of tools […]