Disable directory browsing Apache2 Debian8

Change Apache config file. Defult config is here: “/etc/apache2/sites-available/000-default.conf”

You can see similar this, without text in red box:

Apache2_config

Add this text below to the config file:

<Directory “/var/www/html”>
Options Includes FollowSymLinks MultiViews
AllowOverride None
Order allow,deny
Allow from all
</Directory>

Safe file

Restart Apache service

“sudo service apache2 restart”

Done!

You can test when create folders in root directory (in this eximple: /var/www/html) and try browsing this directory any web browser.

Apache2_disable_directory_browsing

You can see like this error message when you did everything well.

I hope this short article will help for You!

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