What is .htaccess?

What is .htaccess?

.htaccess is a configuration file for use on web servers running the Apache Web Server software. When a .htaccess file is placed in a directory which is in turn ‘loaded via the Apache Web Server’, then the .htaccess file is detected and executed by the Apache Web Server software.

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Kernel-based symlink protection for all, thanks to CloudLinux

Kernel-based symlink protection for all, thanks to CloudLinux

Kernel-based symlink protection for all, thanks to CloudLinux Wow, this is absolutely awesome news… SYMLINK protection totally FREE! For many years web hosts have fought to provide adequate protection against a vulnerability called a “Symlink Attack”. At cPanel we prefer a kernel-based solution, and have historically provided both Apache based protection, and our Hardened Kernel to help […]

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What is a 403 error code?

What is a 403 error code?

A web server may return an HTTP 403 Forbidden status in response to a request from a client for a web page or it may indicate that the server can be reached and process the request but refuses to take any further action. HTTP status code 403 responses are the result of the web server being configured to deny access to the requested resource by the client. […]

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Block XML-RPC Attacks using CSF Firewall

Block XML-RPC Attacks using CSF Firewall

Block XML-RPC Attacks Important: this method seems to be no longer working on latest CSF and CentOS versions. If you decide to proceed it’s not guarantteed that this may stop XML-RCP attacks on your server. There is another server-side method (found at ConfigServer Forums) to block XML-RPC attacks using your server firewall. In this case, we will […]

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Mail configuration information

Mail configuration information

Email Account Settings This is one of the most asked questions being a Hosting Provider – what is my email configuration settings and where can I find it? The best place to find this is in the Welcome email you received when you setup your new Hosting account. Login to your control panel > http://yourdomainname.co.za:2083 […]

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What is CMS?

What is CMS?

View original article on Wikipedia  A content management system (CMS) is a computer application that supports the creation and modification of digital content. It is often used to support multiple users working in a collaborative environment. CMS features vary widely. Most CMSs include Web-based publishing, format management, history editing and version control, indexing, search, and […]

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