Parsing XML response which contains tags with colon


As part of integrating Webex conferencing service to my current working project, I came across on parsing XML which contains tags with colon (:). I was familiar with normal XML parsing [means XML tags without colon] and I have done a lots of such XML parsing. After searching on google for sometime, I found solution for parsing XML with tags which contains colon. I would like to share this solution with an example here. Please see below:


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Hide PHP and Apache web server versions from response header

Normal PHP & Apache installations won’t hide the server details from request response headers. See below [with default configuration],


To hide PHP & Apache web server version details from response headers, you have to edit few configuration files on your hosted server.



After made the above changes, restart the apache web server.


Now check the response header from your server,


See the difference between the response headers before and after changing the configurations.

Note: These changes won’t made your server more secure. It is just hiding the configuration details from hackers.


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