My conference about a PHP developers toolbox

During the summer meetup organized with the AFUP in Limoges, I gave a conference where I explained why it’s important to use relevant tools to be efficient as a developer. Even if the talk was in French, all my slides are in English except the title which is not the most important.

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Defending against Apache DoS attacks

A Denial of Service (DoS) attack is a cyber-attack in which someone tries to make a website or a service unavailable for its intended users/customers by flooding a server with a huge number of requests. It’s comparable to a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack, but that last one is run from many different sources. This makes the attacks much more difficult to counter.

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