Victoria Drake is writing about:
A cron job that could save you from a ransomware attack
How a simple scheduled job can help you quickly recover from ransomware.
Publishing GitHub event data with GitHub Actions and Pages
A guide to overcoming the GitHub event data horizon with a little command-line magic.
A lightweight, tool-agnostic CI/CD flow with GitHub Actions
How to take advantage of a simple GitHub Actions workflow without sacrificing agnostic tooling.
A portable Makefile for continuous delivery with Hugo and GitHub Pages
My Makefile for building this site, optimizing images, and running my CI/CD GitHub Actions flow.
How to quickly batch resize, compress, and convert images with a Bash one-liner
A fast command line interface solution for batch image processing.
Personal cybersecurity posture for when you're just this guy, you know?
Security best practices for the average person.
Secure application architecture basics: separation, configuration, and access
A starting point for building secure application architecture, for busy developers.
Migrating to the cloud but without screwing it up, or how to move house
A practical guide to moving to cloud services with minimal downtime, using AWS examples.
How users and applications stay safe on the Internet: it's proxy servers all the way down
An overview of how proxy servers form the basis of online anonymity, and how their use in various forms helps both users and web applications.
Hackers are Googling your plain text passwords: preventing sensitive data exposure
Why sensitive data controls need to be established long before you think you need them, as demonstrated by Google dorking.