Tagged: security

nginx-rtmp – How to use secure Links?

Today I want to quickly explain how to use the nginx http secure links¬†module with nginx-rtmp. You will have to change your compilation process slightly first of all to add the module: –with-http_secure_link_module So my example compilation routine for Windows would look like this: auto/configure –with-cc=cl –builddir=objs –prefix= –conf-path=conf/nginx.conf –pid-path=logs/nginx.pid –http-log-path=logs/access.log –error-log-path=logs/error.log –sbin-path=nginx.exe –http-client-body-temp-path=temp/client_body_temp –http-proxy-temp-path=temp/proxy_temp –http-fastcgi-temp-path=temp/fastcgi_temp –http-uwsgi-temp-path=temp/uwsgi_temp –http-scgi-temp-path=temp/scgi_temp –with-cc-opt=-DFD_SETSIZE=1024 –with-pcre=objs/lib/pcre-8.34...

nginx-rtmp – Secure your nginx-Server

First of all, there are different options and methods available to secure your server. In this guide I will explain the “firewall” method by using the nginx.conf as well as a simple php script that checks the username and password you send on streaming. Other methods like htaccess, more complex php scripts or ways I cannot think of at the...