Day: August 31, 2018

Setting up a Python Twisted Instance in Docker

What is Python Twisted?  According to Wikipedia: “Twisted is an event-driven network programming framework written in Python and licensed under the MIT License. Twisted projects variously support TCP, UDP, SSL/TLS, IP multicast, Unix domain sockets, a large number of protocols (including HTTP, XMPP, NNTP, IMAP, SSH, IRC, FTP, and others), and much more. Twisted is based on the event-driven programmingparadigm, which means that users of Twisted write short callbacks which are called by the framework.” Docker Image download […]

How to Block Shodan Scans

Shodan is a internet device scanner that records geographic location, ports, certain vulnerabilities, banner info and much much more information about devices on the internet.  As Google spiders web page content and URL’s, Shodan spiders devices ports and their banners, along with other information. It might be in a network administrator’s best interests to block […]