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What is a Web shell?

A web shell or backdoor shell is a script written in the supported language of a target web server to be uploaded to enable remote access and administration of the machine. Shells are able to infect servers that may not necessary be internet-facing, servers for hosting of internal resources are also subject to web shell […]

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LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS) 5.2 added support for SecRemoteRules

LiteSpeed Web Server (LSWS) is compatible with commonly used Apache features, including mod_rewrite, .htaccess, and mod_security. LSWS can load Apache configuration files directly and works as a drop-in replacement for Apache while fully integrating with popular control panels — replacing Apache in less than 15 minutes with zero downtime. Unlike other frontend proxy-based solutions, LSWS […]

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Web Application Firewall

A Web Application Firewall protects Web servers from malicious traffic and blocks attempts to compromise the system. While proxies generally protect clients, WAFs protect servers. A WAF is deployed to protect a specific web application or set of web applications. A WAF can be considered a reverse proxy. WAFs may come in the form of […]

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