Using Go with a private Github and forks

At Vena we use a private GitHub Enterprise instance. Recently the Infrastructure team has been using Go and we want to version our Go code there. There were two problems to overcome:

How to use private git repositories

go get

What’s using all the disk space?

We had an issue a while ago where one of our Mongo instances had run out of available space on the root disk. This was concerning because we use a large separate volume mounted at /data that is dedicated entirely …

Deploying OSSEC at scale

As part of a general effort to improve the security of our infrastructure, all of our AWS instances now have OSSEC installed on them to provide host-based intrusion detection – this includes instances in our autoscaling groups. In this post …