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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remote desktop crashes when browse visual studio projects

so I am working on a remote desktop, which is for a remote server(this server is hosting the online version of the web app that I am developing, but I am developing a local copy,also stored on 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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webserver configuration doesn't let public connection

I cannot access the local webserver in my home for testing and college purpose,and I cannot understand why, because I have ssh and vnc fully functionals. The particular thing is that the server is a ...
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Linux Web Server Cannot ping localhost or anything on the internet

My ubuntu 12.04 server was working fine a few days ago. I didn't change any server configurations, but today all of a sudden I can't ping anything. What could be the potential issue here? I can't even ...
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Check how my process was killed

I'm currently running a simple Node.JS server with express.js on my RaspberryPi with Debian installed on it. Everything works fine, but every morning I wake up to see my server isn't running anymore (...
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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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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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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 http:///www.google.co....
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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 http://somesite.com/...
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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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Why CGi scripts do not read headers from STDIN

Following recent vulnerabilities related to CGI, I read a little about it and have a question. Please note that I've never used CGI myself and that I don't code in PHP or Perl, so there maybe ...
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Page not found on webserver in my raspberry pi

I wrote a simple rest api few weeks ago, this api working good into my webserver (bitnami - localhost), and also to my pay hosting. Now I setup a webserver with the raspberry, I'm a linux newbie and I ...
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What do I need to do if I am to setup a Mail server on a RaspberryPi?

I have a pi and want to have a mail server for myself and my small team of 5 devs. Initially I setup sendmail to send mails from this server, but now I wish to receive and access mails as well (via ...
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Puppet Master and Puppet Server Confusion

I recently started learning puppet after I joined my organisation a month ago. My organisation uses puppet 3 and is in the phase of moving to puppet 4. I am currently playing with puppet 3.8. Though ...
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Nginx: Different static files for different URLs

I have two web applications running on the same server, say, app1 and app2. app1 is the ROOT application, i.e. it will be launched whenever anyone hits the URL, say, http://example.com/ app2 is ...
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WPAD (Web Proxy Autodiscovery Protocol) can be used to automatically show a specific Webpage on all local network devices

I don`t know this can be implemented or not can I use WPAD to open a website that is saved on my laptop automatically all local users connected to same network . I want this page to be pushed ...
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How can I tell if my home router can host a public site

I have a dedicated computer running debian. I have nginx up and running on it (can access it locally no problem via 192.168.x.x). I've put that machine in the DMZ on my router (Bell Home Hub 1000). ...
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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 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 connect a Belkin modem to a Belkin router to complicated home network with a web server

I came back from a trip to find my Linksys modem/router had partially fried itself. So I went to the local "big box" electronics store for a quick fix. After a bit of faffing they sold me a Belkin ...
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ssh through port 443 alongside webserver

I'm looking to move ssh off port 22, and had tried out sslh; sslh ssl/ssh multiplexer - accepts HTTPS, SSH, OpenVPN, tinc and XMPP connections on the same port. This makes it possible to connect to ...
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XAMPP for Mac : “forbidden access” when trying to set more secure permissions

I've installed XAMPP on my Mac running Lion and I've set the DocumentRoot to Users/myusername/Sites. Apache runs as myusername/_www (user/group, 755) and everything is OK, my browser can access all ...
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How to turn a private cloud server into a public one

I have multiple private cloud servers that I use regularly and am looking to turn them into particioned ublic ones that multiple people can sign up for and use online and possibly from an app. I know ...
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Get website statistics per website

I host several websites on the same server, using Apache as a webserver. This comes with Webalizer, which is good, but I need to figure out how to produce weekly reports per website, not for the ...