Securing Your Computer System

Today, more and more people are using their computers for everything from communication to online banking and investing to shopping. As we do these things on a more regular basis, we open ourselves up to potential hackers, attackers and crackers. While some may be looking to phish your personal information and identity for resale, others simply just want to use your computer as a platform from which to attack other unknowing targets. Below are a few easy, cost-effective steps you can take to make your computer more secure. Continue reading

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htaccess Password Protection

You can protect a specific directory with the . htaccess file by doing the following:

1. Create a new file called . htpasswd in the same way as we created the . htaccess file above.

2. The . htpasswd file uses the following format for storing username and passwords:
username:password

There must be no spaces on the line before username, either side of the colon or after the password text. If you want several people to have access to the protected space, with each having a different login, you can add as many username/password lines as you wish making sure each one is on a separate line.
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