How to Avoid the Top 5 NGINX Configuration Mistakes


When helping NGINX users, we see the same configuration mistakes over and over again. Occasionally, these configurations are even written by fellow NGINX engineers!

Some misconfigurations are worse than others. Minor mistakes might just hurt NGINX performance a bit, but others can introduce serious security vulnerabilities. Not only can those mistakes result in data loss, they have the potential to snowball into countless other negative side effects: data breaches, loss of reputation, and ex‑customers.

In this webinar, we explore five of the most prevalent NGINX misconfigurations. Learn how to detect them and – most importantly – how to avoid and correct them.

In this webinar, we’ll cover:

About NGINX configuration best practices

How to detect and track down misconfigurations

Ways to securely configure your NGINX instances


Timo Stark

Timo Stark
Product Management Engineer

Robert Haynes

Robert Haynes
Technical Marketing Manager