PHP mail() function simple test script

This is a simple script you can use to test the functionality of the php mail() function on your server: ?php $to = “your@emailaddress.here“; // <– replace with your address here $subject = “Test mail”; $message = “Hello! This is a simple test email message.”; $from = “sender@emailaddress.here“; $headers = “From:” . $from; mail($to,$subject,$message,$headers); echo […]

How to patch/disable SSL 3.0 and fix POODLE vulnerability

SSL 3.0 is an old protocol for securing connections over the internet, its successors¬†currently used are TLS 1.1 ¬†and TLS 1.2. However, for compatibility reasons, most servers still support SSL 3.0 and default back to it if a connection via TLS cannot be established. To disable SSL 3.0 and thus protect yourself from POODLE, you […]