Quick Tip: nginx Global Rewrite Issue – JS, CSS, & Images Not Found

I spent a couple hours struggling with this due to poor logging, I’m documenting it here for future reference. Issue: Using an nginx rewrite directive within a location to rewrite "clean" user friendly URLs into server-processible requests results in .js, […]

ASR Zone Based Firewall HTTP Inspection Issues

We recently upgraded our border router to a Cisco ASR 1001 and installed it using a zone-based firewall. Soon after installation we received reports from around campus that downloads were being interrupted and failing. After some research we narrowed it […]