Multiple sites on Debian 9 with LEMP

In the last post we’ve setup a basic LEMP configuration on Debian 9. Installing the software, fiddling with some settings and firing up the PHP test site. As said in that post, I now want to move 3 WordPress sites and a Nexcloud setup to this new server. The old setup is a CentOS 7…

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Debian 9 LEMP stack

Now that we’ve got our awesome Debian server running, one of the first things you’ll probably need / want, is the LEMP stack. You must have heard a lot about the LAMP stack: Linux Apache MySQL PHP. LEMP is a bit different but is in my opinion more current and often more desirable. LEMP stands…

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CSF / LFD Firewall and Security on Debian 9

For my work I had to setup a DirectAdmin server (which was a great pain to setup perfect) and I was bothered by enormous amounts of brute force attempts, mostly on Exim ports. First thing on the agenda was of course look for a way to block these fuckers and in comes the CSF /LFD…

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