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On what software is the OS X Server web service based?

The web service is based on Apache, the open source web server software.


Which permissions are necessary on a web folder to ensure that visitors to the site can access the pages?

The everyone or www group must have read access to the web files.


What are access controls?

Access controls are paths to folders that can be restricted based on group.


Where is the default location for the Apache log files?

The default location for Apache log files is /var/log/apache2/access_log and /var/log/ apache2/error_log.


What is the advantage of using SSL on a website?

SSL helps protect the traffic traveling to and from the website by encrypting the data.