Web server

The web server that shut down the Northern Light vaccine portal thought it was under a cyberattack

The web server that malfunctioned on Monday and temporarily shut down Northern Light Health’s COVID-19 vaccine appointment portal believed it was under a cyberattack due to heavy traffic. In fact, the demand for appointments for vaccines was high as more slots opened up for those aged 70 and over and the hospital network prepared to […]

Web server

Google funds Apache web server security project with new Rust component

Logo: Apache Software Foundation // Composition: ZDNet Google is funding an Internet Security Research Group project to port a crucial component of the bug-prone C programming language Apache HTTP web server project to a more secure alternative called Rust. The module in question is called mod_ssl and is the module responsible for supporting the cryptographic […]