Apache/PHP4/Mysql hardening techniques (including chroot)

Objective: To chroot Apache using mod_security, harden PHP via basic security configurations, harden MySQL and allow our chroot’d Apache to connect to MySQL socket. MOD_SECURITY ModSecurity is an open source intrusion detection and prevention engine for web applications. Operating as an Apache Web server module, the purpose of ModSecurity is to increase web application security,… Continue reading Apache/PHP4/Mysql hardening techniques (including chroot)