Listing 1 : Apache access.conf directives to restrict PUT access
     
<Location />
   <Limit PUT>
      order deny,allow
      deny from all
   </Limit>
</Location>
     
<Location /users>
   AuthType Basic
   AuthName Publish
   AuthUserFile /usr/local/etc/httpd/conf/passwd 
   <Limit PUT>
      order allow,deny
      allow from all
      require valid-user
   </Limit>
</Location>
     
<Location /users/tom>
   <Limit PUT>
      require user tom2
   </Limit>
</Location>