A server which provides documents and applications through the http/https protocol

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VPS compromised? Configured wrong?

I've been renting a VPS for half a year now (educational purposes) and I've been trying to learn as much as possible about keeping it secure. Recently, it was compromised and I suspect that it has ...
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Lighttpd: Serve all files in directory as static

How can I prevent any code execution under a specific directory path using Lighttpd configuration? I do not want to use a whitelist/blacklist, but simply serve any file as a static file under that ...
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Access subdomain folder directly from IP address

I have server located under X.Y.Z.C IP address. It runs Apache2. I've added additional domain to it, let us call it A. When I want to add something to it, I have to send files to A subdirectory in ...
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Mac OS X - Web Sharing

I've enabled web sharing on my Mac OS X (via default Apache installation), and it gives me a web address that I (and supposedly other computers) can use to access my site. However, when I try to ...
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Prevent users from opening files via URL on lighttpd webserver

I have a website that uses JSON files to store settings in. Those files are located at a subfolder, so that it looks like /settings/settings.json. If I type in the IP address on the local network ...
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Give CPU priority to certain process

I'm setting up a scheduled backup for my server. Sometimes it takes too much CPU and slows down other processes. Due to certain constraints I cannot change the schedule, and I'm wondering how can I ...
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Disable “Unable to open <URL>. Cannot locate the Internet server or proxy server” error

I've been having this problem in Excel 2003, but maybe it's also present in earlier versions. I have an Excel spreadsheet that imports data using a web query, which connects to a web page hosted in ...
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Log a user in without switching focus to it

I have a few programs that auto-start whenever I log into my user on my Windows 8.1 computer. Because some of these are servers (such as FTP and HTTP that I use to access my files when I'm away), they ...
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Port Forwarding to make my localhost available for everyone

I have installed Apache web server on my local linux machine. Now, I followed the steps described here to do port forwarding.. I wanted my localhost to be accessible from outer web too. Now, I am ...
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How can i setup a webserver with TLS and DH_anon?

I need to setup a test web server with TLS and DH_anon . Apache or nginx is preferred, but not mandatory. OS is als not important. I already tried a google search, but there seems to be very limited ...
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How do I set a secondary DNS for my workstation?

All PC's on our domain are set to obtain the DNS server address dynamically, as part if DHCP, but I would like to set a secondary, fixed address DNS server for testing web sites on our dev machine. I ...
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Trying to access linux server via http -getting a password prompt

I'm trying to do a Wordpress installation via ssh on a virtual machine running Debian Wheezy. I can connect to the server just fine using PuTTY but I'm not sure what I should do when it's time to ...
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Why can't Windows Media Player 12 on Windows 7 play a file directly from a web server?

I have AVI files on a webserver. I can point to them from VLC (via Open Network...) and the file is showing. However, it is not possible to play the file with Windows Media Player 12 on Windows 7. ...
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run the same hosts on my local network?

I don't know how to explain that but I want to do the same like if I got in my hosts file any host to resolve but in a network scope. when the try to access to some website like ...
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Why does FTP work without the IIS service?

I'm using Windows Server 2008 R2. I just stopped IIS and tried using FTP—it worked! So, is FTP independent from IIS? How does it work if IIS is stopped?
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Server 2008 R2 not responding to ping, RDP, port 80, etc

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 Domain Controller. I can RDP, ping, and access the webserver while in the local area network on the LAN NIC. But I cannot RDP, ping, or access the webserver while ...
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Create new home directory for a user in Ubuntu

A quick question on user management in Ubuntu 10.04. I encounter the following practice in some deployment script for web server: mkdir /home/www-data cd /home/www-data wget ...
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Unable to connect to thin server on ubuntu

I'm unable to connect to my webserver over the web. I've got an ec2 instance running with ubuntu 11.10 on it. It's running a thin server on port 9292. I can ssh into the ec2 box, and do curl ...
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I got error when I try to connect to my WebService on Windows-XP

When I try to connect to my WebService I get this: Server Application Unavailable The web application you are attempting to access on this web server is currently unavailable. Please hit the ...
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Got error when I try to install my WebService on Windows-XP

I try to install my WebService on Windows XP but receive the following error: The installation of C:\MyWS\MyWS_Setup.msi is not permitted due to an error in software restriction policy ...
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How can I create a multiplatform (PC/Mac/Linux) USB stick with a Live Linux + webserver on it?

The goal woulb de to have a USB stick, bootable on any system, containing a local webserver to host various offline versions of websites. This stick can then be used to show demos of websites to ...
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Understanding everything about SSH keys

consider me as noob, but I've 0 idea about ssh keys, I know ssh is very secure, one thing I know, that you don't need to remember password when you like to access your remote server, now i've 3 remote ...
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Webservice in 8080

I am running a GlassFish Server (in Microsoft Windows Server 2008) and deployed a application and configured HTTP to listen on 8080 port. This setup is working in browser as I could able to open the ...
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How to get a network of different IP addresses on IPv6?

Does anyone know if it is possible to get a network of different IP addresses on IPv6 (not sure if they have it in my area?). What I'm thinking is maybe I could have a little network like at work now ...
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Can I setup a webserver on a private network?

I am trying to setup a webserver on our company's private network. I have the domain name www.myurlexample.com which needs to resolve to a server here on my network. But I'm struggling to figure it ...
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Display an image when the web server is accessed

I run a Minecraft network on a dedicated debian 8 jessie machine and I have a LAMP server running on it. I want to know how can I make it so when people put my server IP into their browser and hit ...
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Can I route DNS entries to the same domain?

I have a domain which is showing user data from a php file, and I want to use the url as being the source for which user to display. I have something like example.com and I want that if you type in ...
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NGINX X-Frame-Options allow only from single page

I am trying to setup my vHost to allow iframes from only one subdomain of our network. Before we had: add_header X-Frame-Options "SAMEORIGIN"; on all our pages. To accomplish what I want to do I ...
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nginx returns error 500 when I delete cache

I am using nginx 1.8.1 with microcache to cache some php requests on /dev/shm and it's working fine, however, when I reboot the server the cached files are gone (obviously) but nginx still references ...
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Is it possible to parse a zip file without extraction in PHP

I have 4 questions: Is it possible to scan the entire zip file and navigate inside it without extracting the entire zip using PHP? Will it be time efficient? i.e. I have a zip file of about 50GB ...
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Can't access Webserver on port 80 outside LAN

I have an old box which I am using as a webserver to host some apps. I recently moved to a new place and my webserver is now not allowing access via port 80. In my previous place with Shaw internet ...
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Network resource as local developement

I am using Windows 8.1 as host operating system. I have installed Ubuntu on Virtual box as guest and PHP7 installed in it. I want to use PHP7 as local development on Windows. Is it possible to use ...
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Backing up a personal server on the net

I have a server on the net (meaning not within my local network) with fixed IP, DNS Name, etc. The server runs Debian, on which I have three "users": root, admin and user1. I have set up the SSHD ...
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How to access a Virtual Machine webserver from outside the network

I have installed a virtual machine for using an ERP through webserver. I have configured the network as NAT. All of my computers attached to the local network can access the webserver by typing the ...
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FileMaker Server not connecting to host/port in admin-console

I'm trying to install FileMaker Server with web publishing. When I get to this screen: As you can see, it keeps saying connection refused no matter port I use. If I change the host, it still says ...
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how to host a web app on a linux box but still use windows authentication?

What do you need to have a web app hosted on a linux that uses windows authentication? I mean we have a lot of applications in our intranet on IIS servers. These applications almost always rely on ...
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Apache Webserver High Disk Usage Windows 2012 R2

I'm using Apache packaged through WAMP to host a forum for my small gaming community and also to host some installers for free to play games. When downloading files larger than 2 GB from the ...
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Accessing PHP web server running on a VirtualBox VM (with host-only network)

I am trying to connect to the PHP built in web server (php -S) running on a VirtaulBox VM. My host OS: Windows 8.1 x64 My Guest OS: Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS I can access the Apache web server just ...
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apache2 RewriteEngine subfolder configuration is not wroking as expected. I am not sure how to correct it

The rewrite engine appears to be "functioning" but not as expected. Here is the dir tree of my public_html folder (serving using apache2 in my userdir) ┌─[admini@linuxbox][~/public_html] │ [13:16:45 ...
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How to access multiple virtual webservers via one public ip

I'm preparing to configure a remote server, located in some data center. This server will have single public IP assigned. This server will have a hypervisor of some kind (KVM or Xen) installed. ...
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Configure localhost to use DHCP IP address

I have a local server Wildfly and I have a test application which I can access: http://localhost:8080 works. Now, I have comcast Xfinity with a modem (no additional router). I am working on CentOS ...
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Is there any way to get a remote WebLogic path?

I know the IP address and the port number of a remote WebLogic web server, but cannot remember the path. How can I get the path of it? And it doesn’t seem one can browse the directory of the ...
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WIndows 8 running IIS 8 need 7

We have a Laptop the will be acting as a webserver for a lightweight medical imaging source for a site that will require mobility. We chose a Lenovo flex for the job. When installing the the software ...
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Cannot connect to internal IP address from external IP address

I just installed the Apache2 webserver on my Raspberry Pi, and tried to forward port 80 & 443 to it. It has the internal IP 10.0.0.11. The Raspberry Pi is behind two routers. (router-IP ...
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port forwarding from internet to inner router

I'm trying to port forward from internet through a main mikrotik router (192.168.1.0/24) to a second Router on another subnet 192.168.2.0/24 to reach a DVR at 192.168.2.20 I can see the DVR web page ...
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How to download all HTTP files from a server

I have to do some work on one website, for example example.com, but I need to acces some HTTP sites (example.com/example.htm, example.com/example2, …) I don't know how are they named) but I dont know ...
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DDNS and home server

I am looking to get my homeserver (either MAC OSx 10.9 server or Ubuntu) to been seen from the web, I have looked into DDNS but cannot find one which is straightforward, both machines are VM's running ...
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Redirect HTTP paths to a different server and port

I have a home server that is running multiple applications. I currently can access these services remotely, by using a specific port number. Due to web filtering reasons, this will not work for me ...
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Access localhost ( running on Mac OS X ) from another machine in the network

I have a REST service running on Mac OS X, which im currently accessing using "localhost:8888" and "10.0.2.2:8888" I want to access the same service from another computer which is in the same ...
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How to get piwik running with nginx on Ubuntu?

Seeing that I want to learn more about linux administration today I wanted to set up an instance of the self-hosted Piwik statistics package for a website I'm running. Since I don't want to disturb ...