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Getting much higher than usual brute-force attempts on cPanel

Although I have many client accounts on my cPanel based server I'm really the only one who has login information to any of the accounts. I have cPhulk setup to alert me and blocking after 4 failed ...
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Possible to bulk add the same subdomain (m.*) to a group of domains? [closed]

I currently have a large amount of domains pointing to a single domain. I used cPanel's Park function to do this. The domains all have unique content -- they are all pointed toward the same PHP ...
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Side effects of using owasp mod_sec rules [closed]

I was looking at all the owasp rules for mod_security. How badly does it slow your loading time down if you use them all? What would be the recommended packages to use? I want to mostly block bad UA, ...
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Any difference between a SSH user, SFTP user, cPanel user, etc? [closed]

I've recently disabled root access on my server and enabled sudo for my user. However I also use this user account for SFTP and logging into cPanel. Is there any security issue with this? By default I ...
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Low-traffic WordPress website on Apache keeps crashing server [closed]

I have recently moved my low-moderate traffic (1000 UAUs, 5000 pageviews on a busy day) website from shared hosting to a Centos 6 64-bit VPS with Apache and cPanel running on 4 quad-core processor ...
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Is it possible to add wildcard serveralias to virtualhost without modifying httpd.conf manually? [closed]

Is it possible to add wildcard serveralias (example: *.somesite.com) in an apache server without modifying httpd.conf manually? I use a DNS different from my hosting server and i have added asterisk A ...
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Apache restart does not load new php.ini

Never had this problem till updated CPanel today? Maybe that is part the problem? I only have the one php.ini file # /usr/local/bin/php --info | grep php.ini Configure Command => './configure' ...
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Ideal way to finding errors in Exim's log file

I have a HUGE massive Exim mail log. What is going to be a good way to go through this email log and pull out all the common and other error types so I can go in and look them up and see which ones ...
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CPanel has two entries for site, need to use SSL one

I have a website that is meant to be using SSL, however there are two entries in Cpanel's httpd.conf which seem to be causing an issue. When I visit just www.website.com I require it to go to ...
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CPANEL ModSec2 not working with SecFilterSelective

Ok, I have cPanel/WHM latest on a Dedi, here are my specs on apache: Server version: Apache/2.2.23 (Unix) Server built: Oct 13 2012 19:33:23 Cpanel::Easy::Apache v3.14.13 rev9999 I just ran a ...
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Map Subdomains to Folders Owned/Run by Other Apache/PHP/Cpanel Users

I run a small service for Norwegian customers where they get automatically installed and configured Wordpress blogs on their own domains ready immediately after payment is finished. It's quite similar ...
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Exim service cPanel error

I cleaned out some logs from my cPanel dedicated server. I deleted all log listed at that link. Problem is with EXIM process it can not shut down, but it can run. When I try to send Email from ...
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Can I safely remove _vti folders added by my host or cpanel? [closed]

I notice user accounts on my cpanel server came with some _vti folders installed by default. _vti_bin _vti_cnf _vti_log vti_pvt _vti_txt _private As I understand these are some kind of Front Page ...
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Exim filter exists for bounce address but mail that uses it as sender is not delivered

I have an account level filter for any address that contains, for example, -bounces@domain.tld so that mail sent to auniqueid-bounces@domain.tld can be piped to a newsletter management script. Testing ...
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Cant Login to Cpanel After installing [closed]

I have installed Cpanel on a CentOS by these commands : cd /home wget -N http://layer1.cpanel.net/latest sh latest /usr/local/cpanel/cpkeyclt After that i lose GUI of CentOS , then i go to webpage ...
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How to reduce server load without killing processes?

I am running a CentOS 6 VPS with WHM/cPanel. I am trying to move some accounts, to reduce load, so I have to run /scripts/pkgacct, however the gzip and other processes run by this script cause a very ...
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Tracing out going attacks

I have noticed ALOT of the following: Firewall: *TCP_OUT Blocked* IN= OUT=eth0 SRC=ME DST=OUT LEN=52 TOS=0x00 PREC=0x00 TTL=64 ID=44395 DF PROTO=TCP SPT=55901 DPT=10080 WINDOW=14600 RES=0x00 SYN ...
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Monitor or log directory permission changes?

I'm having an issue with a cPanel shared server running CentOS 5 where a few directories under the public_html folder keep getting changed to 777 from 755. The customer says they are not changing it ...
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/tmp always gets full even after resize

I have a cPanel Server with 4GB of Ram and 4GB of /tmp space. I always get this error: Will this cause slow performance? and can I delete everything? Drive Critical: /tmp (/var/tmp) is 95% full ...
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cPanel FTP account sym link permissions [closed]

I would like to give a potential developer temporary access to some of my projects. I have almost everything in its own subdomain, and each directory is a sibling to my public_html directory. It looks ...
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File upload folder permission fastCGI - How to make it writeable?

I am using centos 5.7 with cPanel WHM running fastcgi/suEXEC I am trying to make a particular folder writable to allow a script to upload files but seem to be having problems. The folder (and all ...
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Limit Database Size for a particular Package on VPS with cPanel

Is it possible to limit mySQL database size for a particular package (created via whm)? So we can offer a kind of trial hosting account. Trial should obviously have catches or we won't really earn. I ...
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UAE and the mysteries of unreachable websites

I write here because I'm really lost, please stay with me because it's not easy to explain. A company asked me to set-up a private server, now I'm a programmer so I got a solution with technical ...
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whm - disable email routing on same server?

I believe I saw a setting somewhere once where I could disable WHM from routing emails to other email accounts on the same server. Does anyone know where that might be? Reason for this is my main ...
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Our clients site is redirecting to a pill scammy site [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: My server's been hacked EMERGENCY We've usually host our clients site, but we aren't hosting this one. The website itself (weddle-funeral.com) works just fine. if ...
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Strange email routing after switch to Google Apps

I've just migrated to Google Apps and it works great, except one little naging thing. Previously we used CPanel (with Roundcube) to send our mail to each other in the company. But after the switch ...
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view external: query (cache) denied on bind9/named

Is this an attack? I get a lot of : view external: query (cache) denied in the /var/log/messages
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Limiting CPU/IO usage for linux services

I've seen EXIM crash a system when it gets loaded by 10000s of e-mails from a user/script. I was wondering if there was a way to limit it's usage on a system and protect the system or service from ...
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Change website with dedicated IP on addon domain and its subdomain

I had a problem of changing an IP address of just one of the few addon domains on a cPanel/WHM account, but I managed to find a solution (by manually editing A records in DNS zones of the main account ...
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mysql remote connection [closed]

I spoke with my host supporter to find what is my sql hostname. He said that the only way is add permissions in mysql remote (cpanel) to my actual ip. So the config in heidiSQL for example will be ...
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Pause cronjobs for an account (WHM/cpanel)

Is it possible to stop all cronjobs for a particular cpanel user? The cronjobs should be resumable when required later. There are several hundred cronjobs running under this user. Only this user's ...
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Magento product import through cpanel

I have access to Cpanel and phpmyadmin. I have the magento software installed and configured. I need to import my products in csv format and images to the magento site. Do I need to get access to ...
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can't start mysql due to: Manager of pid-file quit without updating file

I can't start mysql due to this error: ERROR! MySQL manager or server PID file could not be found! Starting MySQL.. ERROR! Manager of pid-file quit without updating file. how can I fix this ...
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Stop showing server software version information on 404

e.g. if someone type url that dont exist it shows 404 page and on bottom Apache/2.2.21 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.21 OpenSSL/0.9.8e-fips-rhel5 mod_auth_passthrough/2.1 mod_bwlimited/1.4 FrontPage/5.0.2.2635 ...
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Cpanel exim set up a mail relay for spam filtering

Okay here's the problem: I'm using cpanel. I am trying to set up spamtitan. If anyone has done this before than that should be enough information to answer the question, comically enough. Now for ...
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Dependency issue installing PostGIS on CentOs 6.3

I am new to linux and is trying to install PostGIS2 after successfully installing PostgreSQL 9.1. The machine is running CentOS 6.3 and has cPanel installed. Problem: When I tried installing PostGIS ...
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Sudden dip in user count on server?

I am not sure how many people will dislike this question, and how many negative votes. But still I couldn't anywhere else to get help. The problem is that I have seen sudden dip on the number of ...
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VPS cPanel on dedicated server? [closed]

what I want to do is get cpanel on my dedicated server. Would the VPS optimized edition work? I will only be using it for personal purposes. I have maybe 5 of my own sites that I would like to host. ...
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limit upload/download speed per IP in Cpanel

I have some abusers on FTP which suck all my 100MBs on the server. How I could stop that from Cpanel or iptables or something else?
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Sudo does not work with some commands on CentOS (with WHM/cpanel)

I have a fabric deployment script which uses sudo heavily. It runs about 20 commands using sudo without any problems and then choke on the last two commands: ln -sf /path/a /path/b chown -R ...
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How do I install things on a VPS? [closed]

I just bought a VPS, installed Ubuntu 11 with LAMP, and now I'm totally lost. I want to install something like WHM (I'm new to this so I'm not sure what exactly). I've used cPanel in the past when ...
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Forwarder on reseller not forwarding mail to Gmail inbox

I have a reseller hosting account to serve my websites, but use Google Apps for email. I control the DNS on my domain name, so I have an A record pointing www traffic to my reseller account, but MX ...
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Is it possible to configure CPanel to run only eith Nginx [closed]

Is it possible to run Nginx on port 80 along with Cpanel. I want to completely get rid of Apache. I haven't found only Nginx config's anywhere. I've tried changing config files with some Nginx+Apache ...
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email to wildcard subdomains not working

I have a WHM/cPanel box which is working fine with the configured domains for web and mail. I have also configured wildcard subdomains so that anything.mysite.com takes you to the same as mysite.com ...
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Installing Tomcat 6 on CentOS 6.3

I have a CentOS 6.3 server with cPanel. I want to install tomcat 6 (not 5.5 that cPanel supports). When I tried : yum -y install tomcat6 tomcat6-webapps tomcat6-admin-webapps I get the error: (View ...
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Upgrading MySQL 5.5 to 5.6

I've decided to do the update of MySQL from 5.5 to 5.6 on my CentOS server. How can I backup MySQL5.5 in case I want to downgrade, and how can I install MySQL 5.6? Is there a way to use yum for ...
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Automatically block IP who requests certain URL

One of our client's PHPBB (surprise, surprise) got hacked. I have taken it down by simply changing the directory name for now however the address website.com/forum/* is still getting hits from ...
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How to reject incoming mail, except when sender is on a whitelist (Exim)

I have a cPanel VPS with multiple hosted domains. For only a couple of these domains, I would like to set up a special whitelist-only scenario. Furthermore, I need this to apply to only one user on ...
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Exclude minify from CSF/LFD

I have currently installed minify on on of my websites however I am currently getting hammered with email from CSF/LFD. Example: Time: Fri Aug 10 13:10:03 2012 +0700 File: ...
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cpanel - full restoration from the server and a cpmove restoration?

What's the difference between full restoration from the server and a cpmove restoration?