Encryption of data in transfer is not only important for web servers and mail servers. You can also use SSL/TLS on database servers like PostgreSQL. This will make the usage of an SQL server on the internet a little bit more safe.

As a regular PostgreSQL user I sometimes have to lookup some settin...

Earlier I did a story about CSR checkers from CA’s and their resellers. This was a nice thing to do and an eye opener for some people. I went for the certificate checkers no! I generated my own CA and self-signed certificate and checked some websites with it.

In my FakeCA root certificate and th...