Set up basic HTTP Authentication with Nginx on CentOS 7

Introduction Nginx is one of the leading web servers in active use. It and its commercial edition, Nginx Plus, are developed by Nginx, Inc. In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to restrict access to an…

How To Encrypt Tomcat 8 Connections with Apache or Nginx on CentOS 7

What is Apache Tomcat and why are we bothering to encrypt it? Apache Tomcat, or ‘Tomcat Server,’ is a web server and servlet container, usefully designed to serve Java applications. It is a very flexible…

How To Create a Self-Signed SSL Certificate for Nginx on CentOS 7

Introduction TLS, or transport layer security, and its predecessor┬áSSL, which stands for secure sockets layer, are web protocols used to wrap normal traffic in a protected, encrypted wrapper. Using this technology, servers can send traffic…