Apache and Web Resources
- Securing Apache —
This comes from an article that was originally
published in SysAdmin Magazine in May 1999. I'm working on a more
comprehensive document that will replace this one. I'm keeping
this one around for now because people seem to be interested in
the discussion on setting up a chroot for web servers.
Sample CGI Scripts
- file_upload.pl —
Perl script that demonstrates how to handle file transfers from
HTML forms. It's heavily commented to explain how it works.
- hideaddr.c —
A very simple command-line utility to encode your email address
in the hopes of fooling spammers' address harvesters. Encoding
your email address in this way is not a guarantee that address
harvesters won't find it. Any of the tricks people use (e.g.
"kyle at example dot com") to hide email addresses on web
pages are susceptible to smart harvesters, but this has the
advantage of looking normal to users through their
Documentation is included as comments within the source file.