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Apache Today: Securing Your Web Pages with Apache

Jun 29, 2000, 20:47 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Coar)

[ Thanks to Kevin Reichard for this link. ]

"Chances are that your Web site has at least a few pages that you really don't want published to the Internet at large. How do you keep the Black Hats from seeing them, whilst not impeding the access of the White Hats that need the pages?"

"...denial-of-service (DoS) attacks... cannot be stopped by Apache, even though it may be aimed at the Web site. ... But for less extreme cases, Apache's implementation of the Web security mechanisms, when properly implemented, should be more than adequate to protect your sensitive pages from exposure."

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