Nginx – Password Protect Web Directories

Managers of web projects often need to protect their work one way or another. Often people ask how to password protect their website while it is still in development. On an Apache web server, it’s possible to password protect a directory using .htaccess and .htpasswd files. However, .htaccess files are not supported on Nginx. Read More …

Nginx – Enable HTTP/2

Hypertext Transfer Protocol Version 2 (HTTP/2) is the latest version of the HTTP protocol, published as an IETF standard in RFC 7540 in 2015. The focus of the protocol is on performance; specifically, end-user perceived latency, network and server resource usage. Read More …

SSL and TLS Explained

Send Us a Sign! (Contact Us!) Show More Info This article has total words. (Including header) A popular implementation of Read More …

HTTP Strict Transport Security (Apache – NGINX – Lighttp)

HTTP Strict Transport Security (often abbreviated as HSTS) is a security feature that lets a web site tell browsers that Read More …

SSL Certificate installation (Windows Server 2008 (IIS 7.0))

Windows Server 2008 includes Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0. This new version makes several big changes in the way that Read More …

Linux Security Basics

Security is the key. :-) One of the most daunting prospects of administering your own server on a public network Read More …

Block users from installing or running programs in Windows 7-8

You can if you wish restrict users from installing or running programs in Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Read More …

CryptoWall – How to prevent infection

In the wake of the CryptoLocker (a malware spreaded in 2014) takedowns, a new challenger has arrived and is trying Read More …

How to create Hard-links and Soft-links in Linux

You’re probably familiar with shortcuts in Microsoft Windows or aliases on the Mac. Linux has something, or actually some things Read More …

What is the Malicious Software Removal Tool?

In early 2005, Microsoft started releasing a software product called the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool. Its a monthly update Read More …