Category Archives: Linux

Hardening Apache with Mod Security

Apache hardening with mod_security

In this part of setup complete webserver we will harden Apache with popular mod_security. Mod_security is a small module that works like application firewall. It protect the app before most common attacks and vulnerabilities. It’s good to have such thing on the webserver. I assume that You have Apache already installed, if not check out […]

How to install apache from source on CentOS

How to install latest Apache HTTPD on CentOS

Hi there!┬áToday I’d like to show you how do I install and configure Apache HTTPD on CentOS 7. I like to have it installed in minimal and secure way. Beware! This is pretty long tutorial covering lot’s of aspects from compilation, through configuration, SSL/HTTPS/HTTP2, basic hardening etc. How to install Apache HTTPD on CentOS using […]