Category: CPanel / WHM

CPanel / WHM, Installation, Security

How to install Brute Force Detection (BFD) on linux server

How to install Brute Force Detection (BFD) on linux server   Brute Force Detection Brute Force Detection is a Free tool that can be used of avoiding brute force attacks over your web hosting UK servers. The main intention of this attack is to gain SSH/Root access to the server by making use of an …

CPanel / WHM, Installation, Security

How to install and uninstall DDoS Deflate on Linux server

How to install and uninstall DDoS Deflate on Linux server   DDoS Deflate (D)DoS Deflate is a lightweight bash shell script designed to assist in the process of blocking a denial of service attack. It utilizes the command below to create a list of IP addresses connected to the server, along with their total number of …

CPanel / WHM, Security

How to configure APF to prevent DDOS attack

How to configure APF to prevent DDOS attack Relatively new to APF is the new AntiDOS feature which can be found in: /etc/apf/ad The log file will be located at /var/log/apfados_log so you might want to make note of it and watch it! vi /etc/apf/ad/conf.antidos LP_KLOG=”1″ IPT_BL=”1″ USR_ALERT=”1″ USER = “root” ARIN_ALERT=”1″ There are various …

Apache, CPanel / WHM, Security

How to install mod_limitipconn on linux server

How to install mod_limitipconn on server To set per IP connections limit on  server we are using mod_limitipconn. This can be a very useful tool, as it could help in lowering the load on your server due to someone connecting too many times from the same IP.   To set the IP limit on the server using mod_security. …

CPanel / WHM, Security

How to install APF (Advanced Policy Firewall) firewall on Linux server

How to install APF (Advanced Policy Firewall) firewall on Linux server “Advanced Policy Firewall (APF) is an IPTables(Netfilter) based firewall system designed around the essential needs of today’s Linux servers. The configuration is designed to be very informative and easy to follow. The management on a day-to-day basis is conducted from the command line with …

Apache, CPanel / WHM, Security

How to install mod_evasive on Linux server

How to install mod_evasive on Linux server Go to the below path. cd /usr/local/src Download the file using the below link: wget wget http://www.zdziarski.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/mod_evasive_1.10.1.tar.gz Untar the file. tar xzf mod_evasive_1.10.1.tar.gz Go to the folder. cd mod_evasive Run the below command for the installation. apxs -cia mod_evasive20.c   You’ll then need to add the mod_evasive configuration …

CPanel / WHM

How to install Attracta CPanel / WHM Plugin

How to install Attracta CPanel / WHM Plugin Go to the below path. cd /usr/local/src Download the file using the below link: wget -N www.attracta.com/static/download/cpanel-install Fire the below command to proceed with the installation. sh cpanel-install Once the installation is done then search Attracta plugin in WHM and proceed with the installation. Link your Attracta …

CPanel / WHM, Security

How to install Linux Malware Detect (LMD)

How to install Linux Malware Detect (LMD) Maldet also known as Linux Malware Detect virus scanner for Linux. Go to the below path cd /usr/local/src/ Download the tar file using the below link: wget http://www.rfxn.com/downloads/maldetect-current.tar.gz Extract the file using the below command tar -xzf maldetect-current.tar.gz go to the maldet folder cd maldetect-* Now, run the …

CPanel / WHM, Security

Server security Tips and Tricks

Server security Tips and Tricks   1) Make Sure No Non-Root Accounts Have UID Set To 0 awk -F: ‘($3 == “0”) {print}’ /etc/passwd   2) World-Writable Files find /dir -xdev -type d \( -perm -0002 -a ! -perm -1000 \) -print Description : Anyone can modify world-writable file resulting into a security issue. Use …

CPanel / WHM, Security

How to install csf firewall on Linux Server

How to install the csf firewall on Linux Server CSF firewall commonly known as Configserver Security and Firewall has become one of the popular firewall not just because of its easy of use it also provides a cpanel interface and can be easily installed and tuned by any novice users. If you are running cpanel …