am a small business and ecom site owner. I also run a WordPress based blog to connect with my customers. However, I get too much spam from certain IPs and net-blocks. How do I block access to certain url(s) such as example.com/blog/wp-comments-post.php for selected IP address and CIDRs? How do I allow everyone including IP address 18.104.22.168 to access my blog but block IP address 22.214.171.124 accessing only example.com/blog/wp-comments-post.php? How do I block POST requests for selected IPs/CIDR on nginx?
am trying to set exec-shield protection on Linux as described here
but getting the following error on Ubuntu Linux server version 12.04 LTS:
sysctl -w kernel.exec-shield=1
error: “kernel.exec-shield” is an unknown key
How do I fix this problem and make sure exec-shield buffer overflow protection security feature turned on Ubuntu Linux?
y iptables based firewall allows only port TCP 80 and 443. I also need tcp port # 22, but I do not have static IP at my home. How do I open and close TCP port #22 on demand under Debian or Ubuntu Linux based server systems? How do I install a port-knock server called knockd and configure it with iptables to open tcp port #22 or any other ports?
am the small business owner and runs my own web-site. I have noticed increased cracking activity against by blog. What’s the best way to block WordPress URLs such as example.com/blog/wp-login.php and example.com/blog/wp-admin/ in the nginx web-server?
have setup an Apache web server on CentOS Linux. How do I configure firewall to allow or block access? How do I setup firewall for a web server under RHEL or CentOS Linux v6.x?
ppArmor (“Application Armor”) is a security module
for the Linux kernel and integrated into both kernel and Ubuntu Linux. How do I disable AppArmor protection for mysql profile / service under Ubuntu or Novell Suse Enterprise Linux?