Hide your Apache Version Number

Folks, Do you know showing the version number of a software installed in your machine can bring more hacker attacks.

Hiding your original version from Apache 2.3.2 to Apache can reduce this attack.

You can hide the version number by changing the apache httpd.conf configuration file.

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Steps:

1. Go to the Apache conf directory.

Example : /usr/local/apache/conf

2. Open the file httpd.conf

3. Edit the line ServerTokens <Major or Minor> to ServerToken ProductOnly/Prod

4. Restart the apache server.

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