In an era of data breaches and cyber attacks, it is crucial to safeguard your website from hackers and fraudsters. One of the most recommended and standard ways to protect your site is through Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) – an encryption-based internet security protocol for ensuring data integrity. Here, you will get to know how to create the SSL certificate in both the Apache and Nginx web servers using Let’s Encrypt.
Apache, an open-source and most widely used web server across the world. Originally known as the ‘Apache HTTP Server’, is now widely known as ‘Apache’. Reputed for its security, stability and reliability, 67% of all the web-servers is run by using this server. This article is all about installing, configuring and creating server blocks for the Apache server on Ubuntu 18.04 system.