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From Jon Niola <>
Subject Re: encoding html files
Date Wed, 11 Apr 2001 09:53:16 GMT
Seems to me that that might be a performance hit that outweighs the 
security benefit...


At 02:34 AM 4/11/2001 -0700, olcay ergun wrote:
>I have a question about the file security with Apache.
>It is hard to access from html files via network ports.
>However, reading files in a system is possible
>if someone gets the root access somehow.
>When I think this worse case, there may be a solution.
>That is encoding html files and storing on HD.
>When a request show up, apache decodes the files and
>processes it.
>Is there any work around abpýt it, or
>where are ther routines that handle the reading
>requested files from HD?
>Thanks in advance...
>olcay ergun
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