Tag Archive: OpenSSL

Oct 26

How to: Create a Self Signed Certificate in Ubuntu

How to: Create a Self Signed Certificate in Ubuntu Many¬†times during the initial phases of a Web Server deployment we are in need of testing secure communications (and its configuration) using a certificate. Unfortunately we might not have a valid certificate from a certification authority at the time. There are also other scenarios were you …

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Dec 21

Changes with NginX 1.5.6

Changes with NginX 1.5.6 Below are the list of changes from the initial release of NginX to mainline version 1.5.6. This is provided as reference only and was obtained from:¬†http://nginx.org/en/CHANGES Changes with nginx 1.5.6 01 Oct 2013 *) Feature: the “fastcgi_buffering” directive. *) Feature: the “proxy_ssl_protocols” and “proxy_ssl_ciphers” directives. Thanks to Piotr Sikora. *) Feature: …

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Dec 14

How to: Build your own version of NginX

How to: Build your own version of NginX I was following a tutorial on how to use NginX with WordPress and the NginX Fast CGI cache caught my interest. The only problem is that in order to NginX to purge the cached version it needs a custom third party module that does not come out …

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