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Migrating from Tumblr to WordPress on VPS

Preface I’ve had enough with Tumblr. It’s been randomly messing up with <, >, & characters in the Markdown editor. And by that I mean it removed a random subset of content between, before, or after those characters. Or replaced the characters with something else. Or whatever. Then it randomly removed the closing / character […]

Outlook 2019 supports Outlook.com 2FA

Finally, the day has come, folks. I still can’t believe it. After so many friggin’ years this damn application finally supports two-factor authentication for their own service. Without stupid “app passwords”. Can you actually believe that? If the account’s already set up in Windows, it’s like 3 clicks, you don’t even have to enter your […]

Integrating Ubuntu with Active Directory

Prelude You can run, but you can’t hide, sooner or later it’ll knock on your door. I was assigned with the task of providing our colleagues with Linux workstations. Previously we had Windows, which is no biggie. Then came OS X, which is far from being perfect, but still reasonably doable. And then came Linux… […]

Office 365 Authentication for Azure

Here’s the deal: you have an Office 365 tenant where all your corporate accounts are stored. Possibly you even have DirSync or ADFS set up and your on-premises AD accounts are synced to Office 365. Now that’s great and all, but then you also start to use Azure, and guess what, it asks for… a […]

Cisco AnyConnect with Active Directory and Azure Multi-Factor Auth

Preamble This guide will walk you through the steps to set up two-factor authentication on your Cisco ASA for your AnyConnect VPN users, whose credentials are managed by Active Directory. Relax, it only sounds complicated because it is, but not as much as I assumed after not being able to find a single tutorial on […]

Installing, Migrating & Upgrading Redmine with LDAP on Ubuntu

Preamble Note for CentOS users: please refer to my more recent guide, Redmine on CentOS 7 This article will guide you through the installation, migration and upgrading of a Redmine instance on Ubuntu Server 13.10. The article’ll also explain how to switch from an SQLite database backend to PostgreSQL. For authentication we’ll be using LDAP. […]