Archive for the ‘Networking’ Category

 Secure Apache Web Servers on Linux

These are my notes for creating a secure Apache web server using Redhat Linux. This article does not cover protection against denial-of-service attacks. I am assuming that this is a dedicated web server where only HTTP and SSH requests are accepted by the web server. SSH is an encrypted protocol for terminal emulation and allows [...]

 Setting up Apache and OpenSSL using self signed certificates

This page describes what I needed to do to set up Apache to provide HTTPS connections using OpenSSL. I did’nt spend money to get SSL certificates commercially signed. Instead, I self signed them. This is OK for me, since the people acessing the HTTPS pages I set up are few and local. The method I [...]