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September 10, 2019

What is a web application firewall?

A Web Application Firewall (WAF) blocks all web traffic that does not meet the firewall's configured rules. WAFs detect intrusions that are known to occur and new unknown types of attacks.
September 10, 2019

What are file and directory permissions?

Learn about file and directory permissions in Linux — different options for setting the permissions (expressed numerically or alphabetically) of files and directories in server hosting environments.
September 10, 2019

How to create MySQL databases with SiteWorx

How Nexcess clients on physical (non-cloud) servers can use the SiteWorx control panel to create a MySQL database.
September 10, 2019

How to change FTP account passwords and directories with SiteWorx

How Nexcess clients on physical (non-cloud) accounts can change their FTP account's login password or accessible directory.
September 10, 2019

How to install WordPress

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Learn how Nexcess clients can install WordPress on their servers using SFTP.
September 10, 2019

How to manage index files

Control the way Apache manages directories using SiteWorx. You can set the files Apache looks for when a browser requests a URL that doesn't end in a file name and if directory contents are shown.
September 10, 2019

How to manage cron jobs

Learn how Nexcess clients on physical (non-cloud) accounts can modify cron jobs using SiteWorx.
September 10, 2019

How to truncate MySQL tables in SiteWorx

Learn how Nexcess clients on physical (non-cloud) accounts can perform the truncate table operation for MySQL tables from SiteWorx.
September 10, 2019

How to perform one-time backups with SiteWorx

Learn how Nexcess clients on physical (non-cloud) servers perform a one-time backup of hosting account files and data using SiteWorx.
September 10, 2019

How to set up cron jobs (non-cloud)

Learn how Nexcess clients with physical (non-cloud) accounts can configure a cron job from SiteWorx.
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