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Tons and tons of awesome links

I always come across pages, links, and things that I don’t want to forget about, and I want to share with the world. So, I decided to create a post with nothing but links. From time to time I will update this post with new links. I’ve tried to categorize everything as much as possible. Be sure to hit the break below to get the full list. Enjoy!

Web Development – Coding, Design, Templates, Etc.

HTML5 Boilerplate – HTML5 Front-End Template  –  http://html5boilerplate.com/

Initializr – HTML5 Template Generator (Based on Biolerplate)  –  http://www.initializr.com/

Smashing Magazine Freebie Icons  –  http://www.smashingmagazine.com/tag/icons/

1001 Free Fonts  –  http://www.1001freefonts.com/

 

Web Hosting – Control Panels, Web Servers, Modules, Etc.

Kloxo – Fully featured hosting control panel (like directadmin/cpanel)  –  http://lxcenter.org/software/kloxo/

ZPanelCP – Fully featured hosting control panel that supports linux as well as Windows (LAMP)  –  http://www.zpanelcp.com/about/

HAProxy – Forward and Reverse proxy for load balancing  –  http://haproxy.1wt.eu/#desc

mod_proxy – Apache Forward and Reverse proxy for load balancing  –  http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_proxy.html

 

Security & Forensics – Computer / Network / Web / Etc…

BadIPs – Brute Force IP Database  –  http://www.badips.com/

Serenity-Networks BadIPs Database  –  http://badips.com/info?key=605b6b08ca1dba55d2e66143bffcd46686f9534b

Fail2Ban – Scans logs for brute force attacks and automatically blocks them  –  http://www.fail2ban.org/

NetworkMiner – Network Forensics Analysis Tool – Network Sniffer / Packet Capture Tool  –  http://www.netresec.com/?page=NetworkMiner

Deft – Digital Evidence & Forensics Toolkit – Live Distribution for Forensics  –  http://www.deftlinux.net/about/

SecTools – Top 125 Network Security Tools  –  http://sectools.org/

OSSEC – Open Source Host-based IDS – Many Features  –  http://www.ossec.net/

Security-Onion – Linux distro for IDS, NetSec Monitoring & Log Managment  –  https://code.google.com/p/security-onion/


Network Monitoring & Tracking

RackTables – Hardware tracking database  –  http://racktables.org/screenshots.php

PandoraFMS – Network and Systems Monitoring System  –  http://pandorafms.com/index.php?lng=en

Observium – Autodiscovering SNMP Based Network Monitoring Platform  –  http://www.observium.org/wiki/Main_Page

Nedi  –  Network discovery and configuration management via SNMP, CDP, Etc  –  http://www.nedi.ch/

The Dude – Network monitor by MikroTik  –  http://www.mikrotik.com/thedude

ELSA – Centralized syslog Framework with Web Interface  –  https://code.google.com/p/enterprise-log-search-and-archive/

 

Web Platforms & Alternatives

Etherpad – Realtime document collaboration (google docs-like)  –  http://etherpad.org/

BigBlueButton – Open Source Web Conferencing Platform  –  https://code.google.com/p/bigbluebutton/wiki/BigBlueButtonVM

TinyTinyRSS – Web Based, Customizable RSS Reader (Google-Reader Clone)  –  http://tt-rss.org/redmine/projects/tt-rss/wiki

 

Virtualization

Turnkey Linux – Over 100 ready-to-deplay virtual machines library  –  http://www.turnkeylinux.org/

HyperVM – Free virtualization manager that supports Xen and OpenVZ  –  http://lxcenter.org/software/hypervm/

VirtualboxImages – Pre-Installed virtualbox VM’s  –  http://virtualboximages.com/

vEMan – VMware ESX/ESXi Manager for Linux  –  http://sourceforge.net/projects/veman/

 

Email/Messaging Servers & SPAM Filtering

CLAPF – Open Source email content filter application  –  http://clapf.org/wiki/doku.php/start

Hermes – Spam Filtering SMTP proxy  –  http://www.hermes-project.com/

Sagator – Spam filtering gateway  –  http://www.salstar.sk/sagator/

Baruwa – Web 2.0 MailScanner front-end interface  –  https://www.baruwa.org/

MailScanner – Spam Filtering gateway  –  http://www.mailscanner.info/

SpamSnake/mHost – Spam Filtering appliance  –  http://mhost.sourceforge.net/

Dspam  –  Spam Filtering gateway  –  http://dspam.nuclearelephant.com/

Scrollout F1 – Spam Filtering appliance  –  http://www.scrolloutf1.com/

Email Security Check – Send SPAM to email address to test filtering  –  http://www.emailsecuritycheck.net/index.html

Xeams – eXtended Email and Messaging Server  –  http://www.xeams.com/

ZeXtras – Excellent tools for migration and backup of Zimbra Servers  –  http://www.zextras.com/zextras-migration-tool-zimbra-to-zimbra.html

iRedMail – Open Source Mail Server  –  http://www.iredmail.org/

 

VOIP / Voice Over IP – Servers, Applications, Etc

SIPfoundry sipXecs – Fully Feature VOIP Platform with VM, IM and  TON of other features  –  http://www.sipfoundry.org/ 

 

Networking Related – Various Services, Servers, Etc

Install Windows Deployment Services and PXELinux  –  http://thommck.wordpress.com/2011/09/09/deep-dive-combining-windows-deployment-services-pxelinux-for-the-ultimate-network-boot/

WDSLinux – PXE Boot menu for deploying Linux with WDS  –  http://www.syslinux.org/wiki/index.php/WDSLINUX

 Clonezilla PXE Boot  –  http://www.clonezilla.org/livepxe.php

GParted PXE Boot  –  http://gparted.sourceforge.net/livepxe.php

GNS3 – Open Source Software to simulate complex networks  –  http://www.gns3.net/appliances/

 

Remote Administration & Connectivity

x2G0 – Remote Desktop / Application Service for Linux  –  http://wiki.x2go.org/doku.php/start

 

Storage Appliances, Software, Servers, & Technology

Napp-it – Open Source ZFS-based storage appliance  –  http://www.napp-it.org/

Opendedup – Open Source Deduplication-Aware NFS/iSCSI NAS (vmware)  –  http://opendedup.org/

 

System Utilities – Partitioning, Cloning, Testing, Benchmarking, Etc

Clonezilla – Open Source software for disk imaging and cloning  –  http://www.clonezilla.org/

GParted – Open Source Partition Editor  –  http://gparted.sourceforge.net/index.php

 

Useful, Cool, Interesting Hardware

Soekris – Communications computer boards for routers and more based on ARM, Atom, and i5  –  http://soekris.com/

 

Media Center TV & PVR Related Links

FileBot  – TV Renamer and Subtitle Downloader  –  http://wiki.serviio.org/doku.php?id=filebot

 

MacOSX Utilities, Customizations, & Stuff

XtraFinder – Enable right click “cut” & enhance finder with tabs and more (free)  –  http://www.trankynam.com/gotv/

 

Training & Educational Material

Eli the Computer Guy – Many video how-to’s from basic networking to PHP  –  http://www.youtube.com/user/elithecomputerguy?feature=watch

Metasploit Unleashed – In-depth Metasploit Toolkit tutorial  –  http://www.offensive-security.com/metasploit-unleashed/Introduction

 

Paid / Subscription Services

SpamHero – Excellent, cheap spam filtering service  –  http://www.spamhero.com/

Millenicom Cellular – 20GB 4G Prepaid Service for 69.99/mo  –  http://millenicom.com/plans/