Building a Secure Apache Web Server

Ramnishath, A (2005) Building a Secure Apache Web Server. Technical Report. National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore, India.

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    There is a growing trend by web services towards making HTTP secure (i.e. HTTPS), with SSL protocol implementation. Confidentiality, integrity and authentication of the HTTP connections between Web Servers and client software are guaranteed by HTTPS. This document covers conceptual overview and importance of SSL protocol and step-by-step procedures for building a secure Apache Web Server with OpenSSL and mod_ssl module.

    Item Type: Proj.Doc/Technical Report (Technical Report)
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Secure HTTP;HTTPS;Secure Socket Layer;Apache;Web Server Security;Mod_ssl;OpenSSL;Digital Certificates
    Subjects: MATHEMATICAL AND COMPUTER SCIENCES > Computer Programming and Software
    Division/Department: Information Centre for Aerospace Science and Technology
    Depositing User: Mrs Neetu Chandra
    Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2009
    Last Modified: 24 May 2010 09:41

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