Install MySQL community server on CentOS

How to install and configure latest version of MySQL on CentOS?

Hi there! Today I want to show you how to install latest version of MySQL Community server (5.7.16) on CentOS 7. I will show you how to install it, set root password, configure server and optimize it for performance. Also I will show you how to create databases and assign users to them. How to […]

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 Apache 2.4.23 on CentOS from source

Hi there! Today I’d like to show you how I install and configure Apache httpd on CentOS. I like to have it installed in minimal and secure way. First part is about installation, second about configuration. Last part is about setting up Virtual Hosts. How to install Apache httpd on CentOS – easy way There are […]

Wordpress won't send emails

WordPress won’t send emails

It’s been long time since I wrote something here. But today I decided to wrote the story of my problem with WordPress. In short words – WordPress won’t send email. The problem was raised by the clients, they didn’t receive emails from WooCommerce with downloadable item. It was huge problem, as payment was processed successfully, but […]