Vault CLI Authentication using OIDC - November 27, 2023
In this post I explore how to login to Hashicorp Vault using OIDC. I wanted to be able to automate some interactions with Vault that the official vault cli does not easily support. To do so I needed to be able to run the equivalent of `vault login -method=oidc`. This post is the result of that.
Tags [ go ] [ golang ] [ hashicorp ] [ vault ] [ oidc ] [ login ] [ vault-client-go ]


Load Balancing Algorithms - August 24, 2023
Exploring the power of two random choices load balancing algorithm.
Tags [ go ] [ golang ] [ loadbalancing ] [ algorithm ] [ load ] [ balance ] [ poc ] [ random ] [ round-robin ] [ power of two choices ]


EKS Addon Configuration via Terraform - August 17, 2023
This is a quick overview of how to pass custom configuration values to EKS managed addons using Terraform.
Tags [ addon ] [ aws ] [ eks ] [ clusterip ] [ kubernetes ] [ coredns ] [ daily note ] [ terraform ] [ configuration ] [ jq ]


Decrypting Laravel Encrypted Data - July 24, 2023
Laravel has a built in encrypter that uses openssl. This post investigates how to work with data encrypted using Laravel using openssl directly.
Tags [ code ] [ laravel ] [ php ] [ openssl ] [ encryption ] [ bash ]


Rust Password Hashing with Argon2id and the Sodiumoxide Crate - May 20, 2020
This post aims to provide examples of secure password hashing and provide a simple overview of the process including what is and isn't required for security.
Tags [ rust ] [ sodiumoxide ] [ password ] [ hashing ] [ libsodium ]