In this tutorial we’ll install the Debian Linux 9 (squeeze), Apache 2 with mpm-itk (to run each web as a isolated user), PHP 7 support and MySql 5.7 database server. Additionally the tutorial covers installation of the vsftp server to provide FTP service, setting up letsencrypt and requesting a free certificate, installation of [...]Ástþór IP
Step by step tutorials showing you how to install and configure various applications and services on Debian based Linux distros.
fail2ban monitors log files such as /var/log/auth.log and /var/log/apache/access.log and temporarily or persistently bans failure-prone addresses by updating existing firewall rules. Currently, by default, fail2ban supports ssh/apache/vsftpd but configuration can be easily extended for monitoring any other ASCII file. 1. Install fail2ban [...]Ástþór IP
If you would like to setup a Virtual Private Network (VPN) for Windows clients, PPTP is a great choice. It’s easy to set up on the server and you don’t need any additional software for the Windows clients to connect. 1. Install the required packages apt-get install pptpdÁstþór IP
By default iptables is setup on Debian etch but there are no rules configured. In this tutorial we’ll configure some rules and load them into iptables on startup. 1. Rules file Create a new file that will contain a shell script to insert rules into iptables (pico /etc/firewall-rules.sh) and add this content as template:admin