Category: Security

Installation, Security

CVE-2014-7169 BASH Shell Shock Vulnerability for Linux

What is CVE-2014-7169 / Shell Shock Vulnerability? GNU Bash through 4.3 bash43-025 processes trailing strings after certain malformed function definitions in the values of environment variables, which allows remote attackers to write to files or possibly have unknown other impact via a crafted environment, as demonstrated by vectors involving the ForceCommand feature in OpenSSH sshd, ...

Cloud Linux, CPanel / WHM, MySql, Plesk, Security, WHM Plugins

Upgrading MySQL Governor on CPanel, Plesk and DirectAdmin server

Upgrading MySQL Governor on CPanel, Plesk and DirectAdmin server   Run the below command to update MySQL Governor yum update db-governor db-governor-mysql --enablerepo=cloudlinux-updates-testing Run the below command to restart the service service db_governor restart  

Cloud Linux, CPanel / WHM, Installation, MySql, Plesk, Security, WHM Plugins

How to install MySQL Governor on CPanel, Plesk and DirectAdmin

How to install MySQL Governor on CPanel, Plesk and DirectAdmin MySQL governor is set of utilities to monitor and restrict MySQL usage in shared hosting environment. The monitoring is done via USER_STATISTICS table that is available in CloudLinux version of MySQL as well as via tracking of slow queries. To install MySQL governor on cPanel server ...

Installation, Security

Perl Error installing csf firewall in directadmin

Perl error while installing csf in directadmin : Can't locate LWP/UserAgent.pm While installing csf in linux directadmin server it will through below error message. Checking Perl modules... Can't locate LWP/UserAgent.pm in @INC (@INC contains: /etc/csf /usr/lib64/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8/x86_64-linux-thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.8.8 /usr/lib/perl5/site_perl /usr/lib64/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8/x86_64-linux-thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl/5.8.8 /usr/lib/perl5/vendor_perl /usr/lib64/perl5/5.8.8/x86_64-linux-thread-multi /usr/lib/perl5/5.8.8 .) at (eval 19) line 2. BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at (eval 19) line ...

Control Panel, CPanel / WHM, Installation, Security

How to install clamd and clamscan on linux server

How to install clamd and clamscan on linux server First check the redhat release and os architecture. cat /etc/redhat-release architecture check uname -i As per you system requirement download the rpm package and install it on the server. http://dag.wieers.com/rpm/FAQ.php#B Once done, then run yum install clamv clamd clamv-devel  

Apache, Control Panel, CPanel / WHM, Security

How to install mod security plugin in WHM

How to install mod security plugin in WHM Go to the below path. cd /usr/local/src Download the below file. wget http://www.configserver.com/free/cmc.tgz Extract that file. tar -xzf cmc.tgz Go into that folder. cd cmc Run the file using the below command. sh install.sh Once done, then access the mod security using WHM.   How to uninstall ...

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. ...