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Flashcards in Lesson 20: Hosting Websites Deck (5):
1

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

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

2

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.

3

What are access controls?

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

4

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.

5

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.