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Atlantic.Net, Inc. Named Winner of 2021 Bronze Stevie® Award in Healthcare Technology Solution

Editorial Team May 11, 2021 by under Announcements 0 Comments

We are pleased to announce that the American Business Awards recognized Atlantic.Net for its Healthcare HIPAA Compliant Hosting with a Stevie Award the for second year in a row. This is a testament to our top-notch and unparalleled service chosen by thousands of businesses in over 100 countries. Atlantic.Net, Inc. was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Healthcare Technology Solution category in the 19th Annual American Business Awards®.

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How to Install AskBot on Debian 10

Askbot is a free and open-source question and answers forum application written in Python and Django. It is simple, highly customizable, and very similar to other forum software including StackOverflow and YahooAnswers. It has some good features including a karma-based content system, voting, and content moderation. Currently, it is used by open-source projects like Fedora and LibreOffice.

In this post, we will show you how to install Askbot forum software on Debian 10.

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How to Disable Apache Server Signature on CentOS 8

If you are using an Apache webserver to host your application in the production environment, then it is recommended to disable the Apache server signature to hide the Apache version number. Attackers can use Nmap or another tool to find the Apache version number before performing an attack. After detecting the Apache version number, attackers find the vulnerability of a specific Apache version and perform the attack.

In this post, we will show you how to disable the Apache server signature on CentOS 8.

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How to Set Up HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) for Apache on Ubuntu 20.04

HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) is a web security policy mechanism used for securing HTTPS websites against downgrade attacks. HSTS prevents your web browser from accessing the website over non-HTTPS connections.

After installing SSL, some websites contain pages that serve requests over HTTP. In that case, to avoid the usage of HTTP protocol HSTS header was introduced, it forces your website to redirect URL from HTTP to HTTPS.

In this post, we will show you how to enable HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) for Apache on Ubuntu 20.04.

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How to Configure Reverse Proxy for Node.js Application Using Apache on Ubuntu 20.04

Node.js is a free, open-source, and popular JavaScript runtime environment built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engine. It’s used for traditional websites and back-end API services.

Apache is an open-source and one of the most popular web servers in the world. You can also use Apache as a frontend proxy server for backend applications including, Node.js.

In this post, we will show you how to configure Apache as a reverse proxy for the Node.js application on Ubuntu 20.04.

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How to Install SysPass Password Manager on CentOS 8

sysPass is a free, open-source, web-based password management system. It is cross-platform and available through a web app, mobile app, and browser extension. sysPass provides a simple and user-friendly web interface to generate and manage all passwords. It is written in PHP, providing password management securely and collaboratively.

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install the sysPass password manager on CentOS 8 operating system.

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How to Install AWStats on CentOS 7

AWStats, also known as “Advanced Web Statistics,” is an open-source web analytics software written in Perl. It uses log files to analyze log files from Apache, Nginx, IIS, and other web servers. AWStats is a very useful tool that helps you to monitor your website traffic, the number of visits, unique visitors, visit duration, and other data. It also displays information about visitors OS, IP, Browser, Search engine, Screen size, and keywords used to find your website.7

In this post, we will show you how to install AWStats on CentOS 7.

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Babuk Ransomware Gang Threatens to Release Highly Sensitive DC Metropolitan Police Department Files

Richard Bailey April 29, 2021 by under VPS Hosting 0 Comments

Atlantic.Net is providing this security advisory as a news item. We want to reassure our customers that Atlantic.Net does not use any of these products affected by this exploit internally or in any of our service offerings.

Concerning reports are circulating about an audacious cybercriminal ransomware attack exploiting the Washington DC police department’s internal servers. Screenshots of the department’s internal file servers were uploaded to the Babuk Locker ransomware site and published to the darknet on the 26th of April 2021. 

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HIPAA Compliance in the Cloud: A Quick Start Guide

What is HIPAA Compliance in the Cloud?

The proliferation of cloud solutions within organizations has changed the way we work. Many businesses are leveraging hosted software and hardware services using models like IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS. However, cloud computing raises security and compliance concerns. For companies in the healthcare industry, these concerns are paramount.

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