Tagged: httpd

Installing awstat

Installing Awstat for analyzing Apache logs

AWSTAT is free an  very powerful log analyser tool for apache log files. After analyzing logs from apache, it present them in easy to understand graphical format. Awstat is short for Advanced Web statistics &...

password protect apache

Password Protect APACHE Directory with Basic Authentication

In our earlier tutorials, we have discussed ‘how we can create a apache server’ ‘secure it using an SSL certificate’ & also learned ‘some tips for Hardening apache server’. In this tutorial, we are...

mod_pagespeed

Installing mod_pagespeed for Apache webserver

Pagespeed or mod_pagespeed is an open source module used in apache & is used to speed up the websites. It applies various layers of filters to all the associated assets like pages, stylesheets, images...

securing apache

12 Important things to do for securing APACHE Web Server

Hello Linux-fanatics, previously we have discussed how we can install & configure apache web server & then secure it using a SSL certificate. Apache is used for web hosting for millions of websites (I...

sha2 certificate

Secure your website with SSL sha2 certificate

Securing websites, especially those that saves users information, is of utmost importance. We use SSL certificates to secure communication between users & websites. SSL certificates helps in encrypting communication between user & website, so...

Checking website statistics using Webalizer

Webalizer is a free & open source application for analyzing of apache web access logs & usage logs & creating website statistics. After analyzing web logs, it produces various website statistics like daily statistics,...

pound load balancer

Load Balancing web servers using POUND Load Balancer

Load balancing for a web server refers to evenly distribution of incoming traffic across two or more backend servers. Load balancing leads to increased server functionality, decreased traffic congestion leading to faster page load...

postfix

Complete guide for setting up a mail server using Postfix, Dovecot & SquirrelMail

In this tutorial we are going to setup a local mail server with Postfix, Dovecot & SquirrelMail. But before we begin installation, let’s learn in brief about mail server. Postfix is free & open...

ssl

Learn to create SSL Certificate for Apache Server

Hello Linux-fanatics, in our earlier tutorial we learned to create apache web server with Name based hosting & IP based hosting. If you have not read it, read it now because we will need...

configure apache

Step by Step guide to configure APACHE server

APACHE Server It is the most widely used web server in the world. Almost 65%-70% of the world’s web server use apache server. Reason it is famous is because its open source (so money...