Checking the LastModified Date in S3

A couple of days ago the team received a request from one of the engineering teams about monitoring on an S3 bucket. As part of an application upgrade they were pointing the application at a new bucket and they wanted...

More Fun with aws-vault

In my last post I talked my discovery of the aws-vault utility. In the last few weeks, as I have gotten to know the application better, I have added a few new bits of functionality to my workflow so that...

Fun with aws-vault and 1Password

I was bouncing around on a couple of different blogs yesterday when I came across this post from the Segment blog on how they manage access to their AWS accounts. In reading through it, we use a lot of similar...

OpenSSL Fun

With the big push on for fall readiness, an interesting problem cropped up this afternoon. It was reported that one of our new sites was not working in IE 11 or Microsoft Edge browser with an SSL Certificate error. I...

Getting Your Real IP

A few months back we acquired a company and the team has been working to migrate their infrastructure out of their AWS account and into our AWS accounts. As part of that work, I ran into an interesting problem. Since...