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  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 16.04

    In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Let's Encrypt to obtain a free SSL certificate and use it with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04. We will also show you how to automatically renew your SSL certificate. If you're runn...
    By Mitchell Anicas Nginx Let's Encrypt Security Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Apache with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 16.04

    This tutorial will show you how to set up a free TLS/SSL certificate from Let’s Encrypt on a Ubuntu 16.04 server running Apache as web server. TLS certificates are used within web servers to encrypt the traffic betwee...
    By Erika Heidi Security Apache Let's Encrypt LAMP Stack Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Set Up a Node.js Application for Production on Ubuntu 16.04

    Node.js is an open source JavaScript runtime environment for easily building server-side and networking applications. Node.js applications can be run at the command line but this guide focuses on running them as a ser...
    By Brennen Bearnes Node.js Let's Encrypt Nginx Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Apache with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 18.04

    Let's Encrypt is a Certificate Authority (CA) that provides an easy way to obtain and install free TLS/SSL certificates, thereby enabling encrypted HTTPS on web servers. In this tutorial, you will use Certbot to obtai...
    By Kathleen Juell, Erika Heidi Apache Let's Encrypt Security Ubuntu 18.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 18.04

    In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Let's Encrypt to obtain a free SSL certificate and use it with Nginx on Ubuntu 18.04. We will also show you how to automatically renew your SSL certificate. If you're runn...
    By Hazel Virdó, Kathleen Juell Let's Encrypt Nginx Ubuntu 18.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 14.04

    In this tutorial, we will show you how to use Let's Encrypt to obtain a free SSL certificate and use it with Nginx on Ubuntu 14.04. We will also show you how to automatically renew your SSL certificate. If you're runn...
    By Mitchell Anicas Nginx Security Let's Encrypt Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Apache with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 14.04

    This tutorial will show you how to set up a free TLS/SSL certificate from Let’s Encrypt on a Ubuntu 14.04 server running Apache as web server. SSL certificates are used within web servers to encrypt the traffic betwee...
    By Erika Heidi Security Let's Encrypt Apache Ubuntu
  • Tutorial

    How To Install Webmin on Ubuntu 18.04

    The author selected the Tech Education Fund to receive a $100 donation as part of the Write for DOnations program. Webmin is a web-based control panel for any Linux...
    By Theo B Control Panels Let's Encrypt Apache Ubuntu 18.04
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    How to Set Up an Nginx Ingress with Cert-Manager on DigitalOcean Kubernetes

    In this tutorial, learn how to set up and secure an Nginx Ingress Controller with Cert-Manager on DigitalOcean Kubernetes.
    By Hanif Jetha Kubernetes Nginx Let's Encrypt Security Solutions
  • Tutorial

    How To Secure Apache with Let's Encrypt on CentOS 7

    SSL certificates are used within web servers to encrypt the traffic between the server and client, providing extra security for users accessing your application. Let’s Encrypt provides an easy way to obtain and instal...
    By Vadym Kalsin, Erika Heidi Let's Encrypt Security Apache CentOS
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    How To Deploy a Laravel Application with Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04

    Laravel is one of the most popular open-source web application frameworks written in PHP. It aims to help developers build both simple and complex applications by making frequently-used application tasks (like caching...
    By Mateusz Papiernik PHP Frameworks LEMP MySQL Let's Encrypt Security Nginx Databases Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04 Laravel
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    How To Install Webmin on Ubuntu 16.04

    Webmin is an easy to use, modern, web control panel for any Linux machine. It allows you to administer your server through an simple interface. With Webmin, you can change settings for common packages on the fly. In t...
    By Theo B Control Panels Applications Apache Let's Encrypt Ubuntu 16.04
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    How to Install and Secure the Mosquitto MQTT Messaging Broker on Ubuntu 16.04

    MQTT is a machine-to-machine messaging protocol, designed to provide lightweight publish/subscribe communication to "Internet of Things" devices. Mosquitto is a popular MQTT server (or broker, in MQTT parlance) that h...
    By Brian Boucheron Miscellaneous Let's Encrypt Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
  • Tutorial

    How To Set Up Let's Encrypt with Nginx Server Blocks on Ubuntu 16.04

    In this tutorial, you will use Certbot to obtain a free SSL certificate for Nginx on Ubuntu 16.04 and set up your certificate to renew automatically. This tutorial will use a separate Nginx server block file to mainta...
    By Hazel Virdó Nginx Let's Encrypt Security Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Install WordPress With Docker Compose

    WordPress is a free and open-source Content Management System (CMS) that is widely used to launch new websites. Running WordPress typically involves installing a LAMP or LEMP stack by hand, work that you can simplify ...
    By Kathleen Juell WordPress Docker Nginx MySQL Let's Encrypt Ubuntu 18.04
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    How To Use Certbot Standalone Mode to Retrieve Let's Encrypt SSL Certificates on Ubuntu 16.04

    Certbot offers a variety of ways to validate your domain, fetch certificates, and automatically configure Apache and Nginx. In this tutorial, we'll discuss Certbot's standalone mode and how to use it to secure other t...
    By Brian Boucheron Let's Encrypt Security Ubuntu Ubuntu 16.04
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    How To Configure Nginx as a Web Server and Reverse Proxy for Apache on One Ubuntu 18.04 Server

    In this tutorial you'll configure Nginx as both a web server and as a reverse proxy for Apache to host four domains on a single server.
    By Jesin A Nginx Apache PHP Let's Encrypt Ubuntu 18.04
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    How To Use Traefik as a Reverse Proxy for Docker Containers on Ubuntu 18.04

    In this tutorial, you'll learn how to run multiple web applications on the same Docker host using the reverse proxy Traefik to route requests to separate containers and review container health on a monitoring dashboard.
    By Keith Thompson Docker Let's Encrypt Monitoring Ubuntu 18.04
  • How To Secure a Containerized Node.js Application with Nginx, Let's Encrypt, and Docker Compose

    Secure your containerized Node.js application by following this tutorial, which shows you how to deploy a Node.js application with an Nginx reverse proxy using Docker Compose. You will obtain certificates for your app...
    By Kathleen Juell Docker Node.js Let's Encrypt Security Ubuntu 18.04
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    How To Use Traefik as a Reverse Proxy for Docker Containers on Ubuntu 16.04

    Docker can be an easy and efficient way to run web applications, but you may want to run multiple applications on the same Docker host. In this situation, you'll need to set up a reverse proxy since you only want to e...
    By Keith Thompson Docker Let's Encrypt Monitoring Ubuntu 16.04