Apache

I run a small Apache based web-server for my personal use, and it is shared with friends and family. However, most script kiddie try to exploit php application such as WordPress using exec(), passthru(), shell_exec(), system() functions. How do I disable these functions to improve my php script security?

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I’ve proxy (mod_proxy) enabled for Apache under Debian Linux 4.0 server. I’d like to use this to improve performance, but I don’t want an open proxy that can be used by anyone on the Internet? How do I secure my proxy as limiting access is essential as I’m using a forward proxy?

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Most Linux / UNIX configuration files are documented using comments, but some time I just need to see line of configuration text in a file. How can I view just the uncommented configuration file directives from squid.conf or httpd.conf file?

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Q. How do I find out my Apache webserver document root under Linux / UNIX / BSD operating systems?

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How do I configure Apache HTTPD to listen multiple ports under RHEL / Fedora / CentOS Linux Server?

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Q. I can measure network throughput and packet loss using standard UNIX / Linux command line utilities. How do I find out the lateceny and throughput of a web server like Apache under Linux? A. You need to use the program called httping. It allows you to measure the latency of a webserver and the […]

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Q. Can you give me FTP site address at osuosl, so that I can download Linux ISO and other software? A. The Open Source Lab (osuosl) facilitates open source communities and the development and distribution of Open Source Software (OSS). They provide hosting projects and developing software via their web site. The Open Source Lab […]

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