Securing MySQL Server on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS – Configuring MySQL Securely, Part 2

In part 1 of this series, we looked at Installing MySQL Server on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. In this second part, we will be looking at configuring MySQL securely. Configuration We will start off with the most common settings by opening the default MySQL configuration file using the nano text editor. secuser@secureserver:/# sudo nano /etc/mysql/mysql.conf.d/mysqld.cnf User MySQL […]

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