Whitelist IP addresses for Magento 2 admin protection

by Danila Vershinin, May 8, 2021

Protect Magento 2 admin area using NGINX IP address whitelisting approach. Secure your Magento 2 administration


How to install the RTMP NGINX module in Plesk for CentOS/RHEL 7 or 8

by Danila Vershinin, March 12, 2021

What is the NGINX RTMP module The RTMP module for NGINX provides HLS and MPEG-DASH live streaming capabilities for those who want a lightweight solution based on the HTTP protocol. The stream is published in the MPEG-TS format over HTTP. This makes it possible to use all the power and flexibility of nginx HTTP configurations […]


Using journalctl as the ultimate utility for troubleshooting LEMP stacks

by Danila Vershinin, January 18, 2021

Using journalctl for troubleshooting and logging data from your LEMP stack. The necessary configuration for logging PHP scripts errors


Stop installing phpMyAdmin

by Danila Vershinin, December 31, 2020

Keep your server safe by not installing phpMyAdmin and using MySQL GUI tools readily available for installation on your workstation


How to fix yum after CentOS 6 went EOL

by Danila Vershinin, December 3, 2020

How to fix yum upgrade on End-of-Life release of CentOS 6. Simple instructions in keeping your yum client working in CentOS 6


Speed up WordPress with Persistent Object Cache powered by latest Redis

by Danila Vershinin, October 25, 2020

Greatly increase your WordPress performance with Persistent Object Cache powered by Redis. Make wp-admin as fast as possible!


How to install ElasticSearch for Magento 2 on CentOS/RHEL

by Danila Vershinin, September 29, 2020

How to install and configure ElasticSearch for Magento 2 on CentOS/RHEL operating systems via RPM repository


Best practice secure WordPress NGINX configuration for Plesk

by Danila Vershinin, September 18, 2020

WordPress Security WordPress is the most popular CMS for running a website. As such, it is the target for all kinds of malicious bots. The most effective way of reducing security risks associated with WordPress is the proper server configuration. Secure WordPress NGINX configuration must be built on the assumption that any unknown script is […]


Disgusting DirectAdmin

by Danila Vershinin, September 13, 2020

Why DirectAdmin is the wost


Best practice secure NGINX configuration for WordPress

by Danila Vershinin, September 5, 2020

We review and approach to secure NGINX configuration for WordPress prevents launching malicious scripts and only allows core and plugin files execution