How and Why we need to SECURE our Web Server

Introduction: Over the year’s internet and the internet based applications had revolutioned our life. They had created many new global business opportunities for enterprises conducting online business. However, the security risks associated with conducting e-business have resulted in security becoming a major factor for online success or failure. Any high-profile

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Working with Reverse proxy servers

The term “Proxy Servers” is mostly popular among our middleware techies as: “Server which forwards the request”. But, for simple multiple reasons, this one lined defined server is vastly used in each and every environment in multiple forms like Forward Proxy Server, Reverse Proxy Server and Open Proxy Server. The

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Kerberos in a Proxy/Load Balancer/ Weblogic Cluster

Recently one of my colleague pointed out that I did not cover few aspects of Kerberos configurations in an earlier post. He had few queries such as how should he set the service principal name if a proxy is there in front of Weblogic Server. Or for that matter if

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Configuring two way SSL between Client and Weblogic server with Apache proxying the request.

Configure Apache for SSL Create the certificates using openssl (present in apache_home\bin) using the below steps: openssl genrsa -des3 -out server.key 1024 openssl req -config ..\conf\openssl.cnf -new -key server.key -out localhost openssl x509 -req -days 730 -in localhost -signkey server.key -out server.crt Add the following in the httpd.conf file <IfModule

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