Category: Apache

All about Apache security!

Apache, PHP, Servers/Services

Hide PHP version from hachers!

Another small step to a more secure web server is to hide PHP version. To do this you have to locate your php.ini file in your server. Usually php.ini is located in /etc or /etc/php5/apache2. 1. Make a backup of your php.ini file. 2. Open php.ini file for edit. 3. Locate line: expose_php = On …

Apache, Servers/Services

Hide Apache version from hackers

A first line of defense in web application world is to hide as much info as possible from HTTP headers! In this article we will see how easy it is to hide apache’s version number. 1. Keep a backup of file /etc/apache2/apache2.conf. 2. Open /etc/apache2/apache2.conf file for edit. For ubuntu users issue the following command: …