Activating Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate on a site run by Easy Engine

Say we have a site on Easy Engine v3.7.4 setup that is not encrypted. We want to get it running under HTTPS protocol, right? Let’s Encrypt seems to be the fastest, easiest and cheapest way to go. So here we go, the command is rather simple:

Well, that’s cool, but we might get a […]

Scanning and cleaning a Linux machine (server or desktop) with ClamAV antivirus

A client of mine got some infected emails in their mail server, leading to infected Thunderbird on Windows, crashing the whole operating system. In order to clean up the mess, I had to scan the mail server and remove the emails that were spreading the virus. ClamAV turns out to be a pretty good option for […]

Limiting access to (some) files in uploads dir

All you need to do is add a .htaccess file with the following content in your uploads dir:

If you want to limit just any file from being accessed from anyone, just use “./*” instead of the regular expression.

WordPress Security like a boss

Hello Vladimir, Thanks for your cooperation. As far as I see, the folder with an outdated WP installation is removed from your account and all WP installations are up to date. So I’m going to mark this issue as resolved. However, I believe, WP security steps below can help you in future: WP Security steps: 1. I advise you […]