Programmatically set Public Block on AWS S3 Buckets

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Recently, we have all seen many reports of AWS buckets that contained private data that were misconfigured and fully open to the public. Whether the result is slight embarrassment or a serious exfiltration of data, the risk of a misconfigured bucket can be mitigated fairly easily. Amazon S3 buckets can… Continue reading

Adding Scrollbars and Stepper Buttons to Desktop Theme

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Do you like having clear and easily manipulated controls on your desktop? I sure do. There seems to be a rush to get to a pure minimalist desktop UI. Where there are limited controls and everything is flat grey on a white background. I, for one, don’t consider my desktop… Continue reading

Use Boto3 to Recover Deleted Files in AWS S3 Bucket

Recover Deleted Files

So it happened. One of our techs ‘accidentally’ deleted all the directories and files in one of our S3 buckets. I enabled S3 Bucket Versioning on all our important buckets. So the deleted files are still there with the ‘latest version’ of the file being a Delete Marker. If you… Continue reading