Configuring Apache to Disable SSL v 3.0 The Apache HTTP Server is configured by placing directives in plain text configuration files. The main configuration file is usually called httpd.conf, and it is easy to update the Apache web server to disable SSLv3 (and thus protect your websites from the POODLE vulnerability).
HTTPS connections can be enforced on visitors to your site by several different methods. If you are using a content management system like WordPress you can explore plugins like WordPress HTTPS (SSL) to set all or specific sections of your site to use secure connections.
Configuring Apache with SSL