‘The Vast VPS Guide’, a series to document and display the fun things an administrator can do with a Linux Virtual Private Server.
A VPS (Virtual Private Server) is a hosted virtual machine with root access. Having root on the server allows the administrator to install or run ANYTHING they wish.
Note: This series expects the reader to understand how to use SSH and the Linux command line. The following articles were written and tested using a ubuntu kvm guest and modifications may vary depending on guest operating system.