Protect .htaccess File

For PHP websites htaccess files handles the most of the stuffs like, redirection, server side caching, server side compression.

We can also protect files and folder using this .htaccess file.

So it requires that you protect the .htaccess file as well. You can protect your .htaccess file with the use of .htaccess it self.

You just need to place the below code in your .htaccess file and your .htaccess file is protecte from any types of access.

Note : .htaccess file used to protect the .htaccess file!!!!

order allow,deny deny from all
<Files .htaccess>
 order allow,deny
 deny from all
</Files>

isn’t that easy?

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