Willem L. Middelkoop MSc BICT
IT business owner, investor and software developer
Outside the comfort zone: amateur acting
Wearing an heart rate monitor during my debut performance
This month I made my debut as amateur actor. I am no Hollywood star, nor do I envy to become one. But I do like crazy experiments and operating outside of my comfort zone often leads to new and refreshing insights. I took part in an amateur drama play and - in the name of science and fun - strapped myself with sensors to measure what happened to my body.
Cyber security: 5 easy tips to protect your server against hackers
Server hardening best practices for Windows and Linux
This week one of my clients was hacked and asked me for emergency assistance to help secure their server infrastructure. It was a web server that ran WordPress websites on Apache (with PHP/MySQL), including a few webshops with customer data. This hack could easily have been prevented with the following best practices, is your server secure?