How to protect your account from TRACE request attacks?

In order to protect your account from HTTP TRACE request attacks, you can add this to your .htaccess file:

RewriteEngine OnĀ 
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_METHOD} ^TRACEĀ 
RewriteRule .* - [F]

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