Many useful pieces of advice—from the very basics to renaming commands—in Marc Wickenden post about securing Redis:
Redis doesn’t have much in the way of security so I knew that anyone who managed to pop the box could theoretically connect to the local Redis instance and mess around. I’ll take you through the steps I took to install and harden Redis, on a Debian Squeeze GNU/Linux box.
This blog is called myNoSQL and it is written by me, Alex Popescu, a software architect with a passion for open source and communities.
It records my readings, learnings, and opinions on NoSQL databases, polyglot persistence, and distributed systems -- subjects that I'm passionate about.
The opinions expressed here are my own, and no other party necessarily agrees with them.
If you feel I'm biased, I probably am.