convincing vmware that lun presented by hardware raid is based on ssd

i have esxi 5.5 running on top of dell r620. since few months server has raid1 based on 2x intel s3500 800GB drives. but vmware [or maybe rather the raid controller – dell’s h710p] has seen it as a non-ssd drive: i’ve found a solution here and here: log in to the vmware server via …

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BLKDE3815TYKH0E headaches

we’re setting up a small computer that will act as vpn end-point. we decided to try something smaller this time – BLKDE3815TYKH0E. as it turned out it’s not as well polished as one would expect from intel. my colleagues had to pull out debian wheezy usb pend-rive with the installer to be able to finish …

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xwiki, html macro tag and unwanted javascript

xwiki – by default – allows contributors to embed arbitrary html, including javascript. it does not take much effort to include something like: then you just need to lure your victim into visiting given wiki page while being logged – you’ll get a http request containing that person’s cookie that can be re-used to impersonate …

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