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Fix Ubuntu SSLv3 POODLE issue in Apache

1) Edit the file that holds the Apache SSL configuration: sudo nano /etc/apache2/mods-enabled/ssl.conf 2) Find the following line: SSLProtocol all -SSLv2 3) Add the option “-SSLv3″ so that the line will look like this: SSLProtocol all -SSLv2 -SSLv3 4) Now restart Apache to make the change effective: sudo service apache2 restart

Different php.ini for apache2 and php-cli

Different php.ini for apache2 and php-cli Apache2 & cli php settings are to be configured separately in 2 separate php.ini files located at /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini and /etc/php5/cli/php.ini respectively. Changes at /etc/php5/cli/php.ini will not affect your php files that are to be executed via web.

Installing an SSL Certificate in Apache

Transmission of your login  information over an unsecured connection can be intercepted and hacked. SSL certificates  encrypt the login data before transmitting them to your ISP/server  making it harder for eavesdroppers to break in. That’s exactly why banks,  financial institutions, ecommerce sites etc. use SSL for securing login  information, user identity information and credit card …

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