An addition to the home lab setup is pfSense, a FreeBSD based open source firewall
As part of a side project I am currently undertaking, I shall be required to conduct security assessments on a set of applications built for Android.
SSL and its successor protocol TLS enable secure connections over an inherently insecure Internet.
The LAMP stack; for Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP, allows a user to run dynamic websites and web applications.
For the second part of our web server deployment, we are required to deploy a firewall.
As an update to this blog, I have elected to migrate to a web server that I have full control over.