nginx: How To Block Exploits, SQL Injections, File Injections, Spam, User Agents, Etc.
This short article explains how you can block the most common
exploits, SQL injections, file injections, spam and user agents used by
hackers and bandwidth hoggers from your nginx vhosts with some simple
After a bit back and forth with configuring Drupal and nginx to work together, I've come up with the below configuration for a site. It works well, both with private and public file systems. However, as I am fairly new to nginx I'd like to hear if there is something with this configuration that I should change (for
I'm currently trying to get nginx to add a header to the response when it is sending some kind of 50* error. I already have an add_header directive on the http block, and that gets respected for all requests except it seems errors.
I'm trying to make a reverse proxy from nginx to apache on my Ubuntu 10.04 server. It is working fine right now with HTML files... the requests are sent directly to apache. But whenever I visit a PHP file, I see a nginx 502 bad gateway error.