Tag: tips

Network, Wireless

Tips for Wireless Home Network Security

1. Change default administrator password.   2. Change the default SSID.   3. Disable SSID Broadcast.   4. Enable MAC address filtering.   5. Change the default router IP address.   6. Use WPA2 PSK encryption.   7. Enable router’s firewall.   8. Enable HTTPS to connect to router’s administration panel over SSL.   9. …

Apache, Linux

Securing Apache Part 1

The following tips are things you can do to make your apache server more secure. Before you begin to follow the tips below, locate your apache’s configuration files first. Common places for apache’s configuration files are: /etc/apache2/apache2.conf, /etc/apache2/httpd.conf and /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default. Before you make any changes, MAKE BACKUP COPIES OF YOUR FILES. Here we go: 1. …