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From "Taco Fleur" <>
Subject RE: [users@httpd] Stop Apache from reporting version number anywhere..
Date Mon, 26 Jan 2004 02:12:35 GMT
> You can do this with the 'ServerTokens' parameter (not 
> 'ServerSignature', BTW, which doesn't affect the 'Server' 
> header and other locations where it's printed.)

It worked, I set the ServerSignature to off and the software version and
webserver type did not appear on the 404 pages anymore.

> But, if you think that by doing this you're increasing 
> security you're just wasting your time.

Why is that do you reckon?

And what exactly does the ServerTokens do?

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