Apache Security 2005 FREE
This all-purpose guide for locking down Apache arms readers with all the information they need to securely deploy applications. Administrators and programmers alike will benefit from a concise introduction to the theory of securing Apache, plus a wealth of practical advice and real-life examples.
The complete guide to deploying secure servers and web applications.This book, which provides comprehensive coverage of the ever-changing field of SSL/TLS and Web PKI, is intended for IT security professionals, system administrators, and developers, with the main focus on getting things done.
ModSecurity Handbook 2012
The definitive guide to the popular open source web application firewall, written by Ivan Ristić, the principal author of ModSecurity. This book contains everything you need to successfully deploy and maintain a ModSecurity installation, in one place. A subset of this book, ModSecurity Handbook: Getting Started, is free.
OpenSSL Cookbook 2015 FREE
This free book provides complete coverage of OpenSSL installation, configuration, and key and certificate management. The appendix includes SSL/TLS Deployment Best Practices, a concise guide to designing and deploying secure web sites and applications.
OpenSSL Cookbook 2ed Now Available
3 March 2015
The second edition of our free guide to OpenSSL adds improvements to the existing text as well as introduces another new chapter that covers secure server assessment.
Free Apache Security Now Available
10 February 2015
Apache Security is the latest free book in our offering. It is a digital reprint of Ivan's well-known title originally published by O'Reilly in 2005. You can read it online straight away, or download it for later (PDF, EPUB, Kindle) after registration.
Free ModSecurity Handbook: Getting Started Now Available
3 February 2015
ModSecurity Handbook: Getting Started is our latest free book. It's made of the first four chapters of ModSecurity Handbook. You can read it online straight away, or download it for later (PDF, EPUB, Kindle) after registration.
21 January 2015
Feisty Duck is happy to sponsor the work of the Electronic Frontier Foundation by donating a Bulletproof SSL and TLS licence for all their employees.
Bulletproof SSL and TLS Now Available
5 August 2014
We are very pleased to announce that the first edition of Bulletproof SSL and TLS is now available for purchase in paperback and digital formats.