Archive for the ‘Server Configuration’ Category

Apache Network Based Authentication

Step 1. Open the httpd.conf file and go to the bottom of the file & put the below mentioned entries [root@localhost ~]# vim /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf ServerAdmin root@localhost.localdomain DocumentRoot /var/www/html < Directory /var/www/html > Order Allow, Deny Allow from 10.0.0.0/8 Deny from All ServerName www.linuxonlinesolutions.com ErrorLog /etc/httpd/logs/error_log CustomLog /etc/httpd/logs/access_log common Here above, i defined the order to […]

Apache User Based Authentication

Step 1. Open the httpd.conf file and go to the bottom of the file & put the below mentioned entries [root@localhost ~]# vim /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf ServerAdmin root@localhost.localdomain DocumentRoot /var/www/html < Directory /var/www/html > AllowOverride Authconfig ServerName www.linuxonlinesolutions.com ErrorLog /etc/httpd/logs/error_log CustomLog /etc/httpd/logs/access_log common Here above ‘AllowOverride Authconfig’ means that the www.linuxonlinesolutions.com will require password authorization to access […]

Basic Apache Configuration

In our last article, we have learned about the working of a web server. But do u know which are the most popular web servers of world. If not, then i am going to tell you about them. The web server software that we use, depends on the operating system that we are using. Microsoft […]

OpenSSL – Why & How to Use

SSL,the secure socket layer is used to encrypt data stream between the web server and client i.e browser. We all surf a lot of website in daily routine. You may have noticed that a large number of website’s have URL starting with something like ‘https://www.domain.com’ while others do not contain ‘HTTPS’ in their URL. HTTPS […]