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Is it possible to deploy SSL catch-all certificate on different servers?

I have a "catch-all certificate" that I would like to use on another server that resides in another VM. How can I achieve this? I haven't seen any docs that explain otherwise.
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Serve different domain requests to multiple servers (i.e. Apache/Node) all through port 80

What I'd really like to be able to do is run Node, and Apache (or maybe nginx) on the same Raspberry Pi (running Debian for Pi). In the way that apache can set up vhosts for multiple sites on the ...
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Does/can serving larger files (images in this case) necessitate increased CPU load on a linux/apache web server?

We are experiencing quite a high CPU load on our web server right now (I'm just doing some research, I am not actually the website's administrator) One of the most significant changes has been a new ...
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Best way to redirect pages on an apache/centos web server

I have a centos 6.5 web server running 2 websites off 1 ip address by using virtual hosts. domain1.com and domain2.com - both hosted on the same web server above. I need to redirect about 40 pages ...
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Jetty URL rewrite according to accept-language?

Here is the scenario, I'm running multiple WAR web application in Jetty with VirtualHost setting, besides this web application I also have some website that only contains static pages. For the sake ...
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nginx 404 instead of 403 for empty directory

I have the following config for my nginx server: server { listen 80 default_server; server_name example.com www.example.com; root /var/www/example.com/web; index index.php ...
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Apache returns default page instead my content

My web site works perfect, but sometimes apache returns default html page: It works! This is the default web page for this server. The web server software is running but no content has been added, ...
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Strange data in HTTP request

I have a HTTP server that serve many short time connections from many clients, the server logged that there are some invalid HTTP requests, so I decide to capture the network traffic. This is what I ...
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Restricting access using IP address / Network Redirection?

I have a situation where we have a web server (lets call it A) that is hosting a set of HTTP based services. Due to some client requirements, this web server is not open to the outside world but ...
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not able to connect to server on web, but working perfectly on localhost centos

I have been trying to setup my centos web server and I succeeded last week in doing so. From the last week the server was running perfectly, but when today I restarted the server, for some reasons, I ...
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Nginx 502 Bad Gateway - 111: Connection refused, port not being listened to

I'm aware there are many other similar questions but the solutions from those questions I feel I've already got in place. I've got 3 sites running locally on a VirtualBox Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS Server, ...
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Tunnel http requests to another server?

I have a VPS we'll call it mydomain.com Is it possible when someone goes to mydomain.com, the request is forwarded to another different server, let's say 192.168.0.5 processed by that server and then ...
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SIMPLEST way to proxy name-based virtual hosts

Right now I'm doing this with the following Apache directives to map host names to port numbers: NameVirtualHost *:80 <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName local.stardust-game.com ProxyPass / ...
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Apache2 - 500 server error when trying to access .php file

I have a webserver (Apache2, configured on Ubuntu Saucy Salamander 13.0x). On this server I have the following file in question: /var/www/xxxxx.com/insertToDB.php Accessing this file using GET ...
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Allowing LDAP authentication from DMZ to Active Directory. Is my idea secure?

I have a internet-facing application server that I want to use AD authentication. This is my first time doing this for a none MS application or without some sort of proxy. I already have a idea in my ...
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What is Thin and why do I need it

This is a very noob question, and since I never really understood it, I would like an explanation: What is Thin (or Passenger or other alternative)? What is the purpose of Thin (or other ...
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Web app folder structure [closed]

Hot to organize web app folder? This is example that I use with my common projects: /home/webmaster/www/sitename.com/ └── doc # documentation, helpful information ...
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Mechanism to get the current running configuration values in nginx [duplicate]

Trying to find an easy and convenient mechanism to get the current configuration values from a running nginx instance. The ideal solution would be a url that I could point to that would print the ...
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Attacks to my server? [closed]

I've a VPS running a website. I've a logwatch set in the server, and I've received several alerts like: A total of 2 sites probed the server 31.4.180.163 88.1.154.211 Requests ...
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How can I instruct nginx to interpret an individual file as php

A legacy application relies on the following .htaccess rule for an individual file <Files MyFile.html> AddType application/x-httpd-php .html </Files> The new machine has nginx and ...
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Nginx possible bug with dashes (-) in server_name

The following Nginx (v 1.2.1) configuration server { listen 80; server_name aaa.example.com; root /var/www/aaa; } server { listen 80; server_name hello-world.example.com; ...
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Make nginx config like apache2 virtualhosts

I have web server with apache2 with many subdomains on it like, domain.com, abc.domain.com, def.domain.com etc. etc. Now I got a new nginx server and want to set it up like apache2, so to test I ...
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Domain name is bringing up wrong site

I have a VPS that hosts several domains. I have set up Apache in the following manner: First VirtualHost /etc/apache2/sites-available/somedomain.com <VirtualHost somedomain.com:80> ...
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How to replicate web site files to web servers over WAN for LB sites?

I am working on a new setup for a a handful of websites of mine. My side business is growing (web hosting and light webdev) and I am working on a new infrastructure design using commodity hardware ...
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Which modules can be disabled in apache2.4 on windows

I have an Apache 2.4 webserver running on Windows. I am looking into system hardening and the config file httpd.conf. There are numerous load modules and I am wondering which modules I can safely ...
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Why isn't puma using all of its threads?

I'm using puma and nxinx, and as far as I can tell it is only ever using a single thread even when I start it with the default of 16 threads or more. I've set up a fresh rails app, then gone through ...
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Can't FTP to /var/www/html on Ubuntu (groups set…)

So I'm having some issues with vsftpd. I need the webroot to be in /var/www/public because I have multiple users accessing it, so I can't put it in a users directory. Now that directory has "chown -R ...
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Location directive not working

For my NGINX server I have a virtual server set up just to dish out static content. At the moment I'm trying to set it up so that images have an expiry date. However, when I create a location ...
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Moving domains to servers in the local network

I have to move some of the domains from a main server to the servers behind it, placed in a local network. Currently they are only database servers that keep the databases of the projects from the ...
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mysqlnd doesn't seem to be with php 5.4

i went to update my website the other day on hostmonster but despite it working perfectly on development it had the error. Fatal error: Call to undefined method mysqli_stmt::get_result() ...
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How can I set up a web server for reverse proxy having websockets and socket.io working normally?

I have a VPS currently hosting node.js web apps and one site. However I'm currently using custom ports for the apps. I'd like to simply give each its custom domain and so for more sites, that would ...
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Installed gitlab-ci but only nginx welcome page shows

I installed gitlab-ci using this guide and everything has gone pretty well. I got to the end of the tutorial and when I go to the ip address of the server I only get a Welcome to nginx! screen. I'm ...
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Can't access my MVC web application hosted on IIS 7.5 through Internet

I'm hosting my MVC web application on IIS 7.5, and do the following: Add Application Pool and change Identity to NetworkService; Edit web application folder permissions to everyone; Files in ...
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IIS Webserver hosting intranet and public sites in DMZ

We have a webserver (VM) hosting several sites. One of the applications has a part intranet and a part public. (archiving/docflow = intranet, customer invoices = public) This webserver is currently ...
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apache restrict foreign domain and redirect subdomains

I want my server to block requests which are not addressed to my domain including subdomains. The same way I want that not existing subdomains (*.domain.de) are redirected to "www.domain.de". ...
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nginx virtual hosts not listening to correct hostname [closed]

I'm a newbie to nginx, but I encountered a basic problem that is totally not obvious to me. I installed nginx using brew on my mac. That worked fine, with this basic, unchanged default config: ...
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Strange overload on apache2 web server [closed]

I recently inherited a web server setup from another developer. Its basically the following: 2 web servers running apache 2 2 load balancers running nginx 2 database servers running MySQL Every week ...
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How to add rewrite rule for redirecting url in Apache Web Server

I am trying to configure autodiscover feature of outlook and thunderbird for my mail server. I have added a virtualhost entry with following rewrite rule to redirect config-v1.1.xml to ...
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SSH to WebServer using PuTTY [closed]

I am using 1Dollar-WebHosting.com to host my website. I need to SSH to my WebServer using PuTTY. When in cPanel, under the Security tab: 1) I click on SSH/Shell Access. 2) I then click on "Manage ...
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3 SSL Domains but fetches only SSL of First Domain [closed]

1 linux host on amazon with Apache as webserver and 3 virtual domains configured on it. also SNI is used , also all the 3 domains have SSL installed on them Whenever access any of these domains the ...
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NGINX - dynamic proxy_cache_path directory

Has anyone ever successfully configured separate cache folders for different sites?
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How do I make a program start up automatically on reboot?

I am currently renting a VPS that is running CentOS 6.5. I am using it to run a basic forum site, and obviously, I need a web server and MySQL to power that. I have chosen Apache for my web server, ...
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Benefits to having a sole email VPS server

I have around 5 websites hosted in a VPS server, and for some reason I bought another VPS server recently just to host the emails for those 5 websites. I would like to know the pros and cons of having ...
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Distributing website files with local redundancy [closed]

So we're looking at migrating our single dedicated server (set up like shared web hosting) to an architecture with multiple load-balanced front-end servers plus separate database servers (due to ...
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Apache 2.4.7 .conf file layout doesn't notice directory directive

I brought up my webserver with new Ubuntu 14.04 today and bump in to an uncomfortable problem here regardless what im trying apache doesn't recognize the directory directive or may be the DocumetRoot ...
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configuring httpd with valid/invalid IPs

Our server have to network interfaces. First has a valid IP which we run httpd and the second has an internal IP (192.168.X.X). More information listed below # cat /etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 ...
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Helpful linux command for do some forensic on compromised linux web server [duplicate]

What are helpful linux command for do some forensic on compromised linux web server for giving out sort of information/evidence/backtrace? for example checking log, checking last file edit, suspicious ...
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Nginx Extract Top Directory Name From Request URI

I am in the need of being able to use top directory from the $request_uri, for example: /dir/sub/slug -> /dir I read the answer of this question: How to extract Only the file name from the request ...
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ISPConfig FTP permissions

I am using ISPConfig for a job that I am on and for some reason, one of the sites that is being hosted using ISPConfig does not have proper permissions and I don't know how I would even go about to ...
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Server Writing Blank Files

I have an old desktop that sits on the side of my desk at my office. I use this as a web server to demo websites (it doesn't host any "live" production sites). I've never had many issues with it ...