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How To Redirect Http To Https In Apache and Nginx

Http is popular protocol used to transfer web page data like HTML, Javascript, Image etc. HTTP is used between our browser like Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Internet Explorer and server like Apache, Nginx etc. HTTPS is secure version of HTTP and recently sites transition to the HTTPS. But what is a user try to access HTTP … Read more

What Is “server_name” in Nginx Web Server Configuration?

Nginx web server provides a lot of different configuration about the web service. Some of the configurations are used very often. server_nameis one of them which can be miss interpreted. Single Domain Name In the old days internet was so little. There was less site and domain names than today. System administrators were prefer to … Read more

How To Generate and Configure Htpasswd For Apache?

How To Generate and Configure Htpasswd For Apache?

Today the world is insecure. We have to provide different types of security measures like authentication. In HTTP servers like Apache or Nginx, we can use HTTP Basic Authentication. HTTP Basic Authentication is an authentication protocol provided by the webserver. We can use htpasswd tool to create HTTP Basic Authentication Database and Users. Using application-level … Read more

Understanding and Configuring Apache Access Log

Understanding and Configuring Apache Access Log

Web server logs provide a lot of information about the web application and user. Apache is a very popular web server used by millions of web sites. Apache provides different types of logs like access , error etc. In this tutorial, we will look at how Apache Access Log configured and try to understand log format. … Read more

Netcat (nc) Command Tutorial With Examples

Netcat is a simple but useful tool used for TCP, UDP, Unix-domain sockets. Netcat can listen or connect specified sockets easily. Netcat is a platform-independent command supported by Linux, Unix, Windows, BSD, macOS, etc. Common use cases for Netcat are; Simple TCP proxy Shell script-based HTTP clients and Servers Network daemon testing A SOCKS or … Read more