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January 23, 2011

Security tips for running your own web server?

I've been experimenting with running my own web server using CentOS. Here is what I have I have running on it:

mysql server
apache with php enabled

SMF forums software

Besides using strong passwords, installing the latest patches, and having only the ports open that I need, is there anything else that I should be doing security wise?

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