Configure tomcat to support SSL / https

Hello Everyone, following are the simple steps to configure tomcat to support SSL / https locally. 1. Generate Keystore First, uses “keytool” command to create a self-signed certificate. During the keystore creation process, you need to assign a password and fill in...

SSL on Nginx

Last week i was installing SSL certificate on an Nginx server which was acting as front-end for tomcat and the basic set up was that our Grails WAR file was deployed in tomcat which was running on port 8080 and Nginx server was running on port 80. We ordered SSL...

Heartbleed explained

Heartbleed bug has been a nightmare for all major public websites this week which are using OpenSSL version 1.0.1 to 1.0.1f (inclusive). Here is a brief explanation about this bug : 1. OpenSSL is a cryptographic library which is used to encrypt communication over...