Making Apache Server more secure

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Post 3+ Months Ago

Didn't know where i should post this query

I'm using apache 2.2.4 on windows xp and was reading up on how to make the server more secure. I want to try and add a bit more security but im not having much success.

1) I want to hide Apache version number etc. so i following the info i got from the web but it didn't work

Quote:
ServerSignature Off
ServerTokens Prod (also tried ProductOnly)



2) I made sure that files outside the webroot are not served(is this a good idea) I think this worked
Quote:
<Directory />
Order Deny, Allow
Deny from All
Options NOne
Allowoverride None
</ Directory>


3) I tured off multiple options to the web server i think this worked

Quote:
<Directory "mywebdirectory">
Options None
Allowoverride All (Is this a good idea)
Order allow, deny
Allow from all
</directory>


Any further information would be a great help
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