Preventing Web Attacks with Apache by Ryan C. Barnett

By Ryan C. Barnett

With this booklet, you'll learn how to * deal with the OS-related flaws probably to compromise net server protection * practice security-related projects had to properly obtain, configure, and set up Apache * Lock down your Apache httpd.conf dossier and set up crucial Apache safeguard modules * try out protection with the CIS Apache Benchmark Scoring device * Use the WASC internet defense danger category to spot and mitigate program threats * try out Apache mitigation settings opposed to the Buggy financial institution net program * examine an Open internet Proxy Honeypot to assemble the most important intelligence approximately attackers * grasp complex concepts for detecting and combating intrusions.

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These patches fix diverse problems, including security issues, and are created from both in-house testing and user-community feedback. Keeping abreast of new patches can be a daunting task to say the least. Monitoring the vendor site, downloading the appropriate patch cluster, and then installing it on the specified systems are all steps that must be completed. SysAdmins are commonly overworked and, therefore, implementation of patch updates usually gets pushed to the back burner. This reaction proves to be fatal in today's environment, as applying patches has truly become a race against the clock as malware authors hurry to be the first to market with working exploit code.

The main advantage gained is that the chroot function is executed after all of the necessary Apache modules and libraries are initiated. Just think, with Mod_Security, all of the migrating of system files discussed in the following sections would not be necessary! I am highlighting Mod_Security in the section merely as a forward reference so that you are aware that there is another option when considering chroot functionality with Apache. Hopefully I have piqued your interest enough that you will read the Mod_Security section before deciding on your chroot implementation strategy.

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