Category: Server Management

How to install memcache & memcached in Cpanel

Steps to install memcache 1) Install “memcache” from cPanel/WHM (Module installers/PHP Pecl) 2) yum install libevent 3) yum install cyrus-sasl-devel 4) wget 5) tar -zxvf libmemcached-1.0.18.tar.gz 6) cd libmemcached-1.0.18 7) ./configure 8) make && make install 9) Install “memcached”

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Cpanel Server Hardening

Below are the steps to Harden the cPanel server: Contents 1 Create Wheel User 2 Change SSH Port & Disable Direct Root Login 3 Install ConfigServer Firewall (CSF) 4 Install Maldet Malware Scanner 5 Install ClamAV AntiVirus (From WHM/CPanel) 6

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How to install plesk on Centos 6-64bit

Remove Exisiting Versions of Apache, PHP, MySQL and Cyrus These compents can and will cause conflits with the Plesk install so your best of removing them run the following: yum remove http* yum remove php* yum remove cyrus* yum remove

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Extend Cpanel /tmp directory

It’s quite common for a cPanel server to need a larger /tmp partition. cPanel, by default, creates a loopback device that mounts to /tmp. The default size is only 512MB. This is quite small, especially for shared systems. Reasons /tmp

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Comparison suPHP – DSO – FCGI

suPHP DSO FCGI suPHP : suPHP is mainly about security. It will execute PHP scripts with the owner’s account. So, if you want maximum security, use suPHP. But, the biggest problem is, you can’t use any opcode caching modules! No caching,

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Domainkeys & SPF for serverwide on Cpanel server

SPF & Domainkeys can be enabled via Cpanel Scripts on entire server: Described under is the method to enable cd /var/cpanel/users for user in * ; do /usr/local/cpanel/bin/domain_keys_installer $user ; done for user in * ; do /usr/local/cpanel/bin/spf_installer $user ;

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How to Setup an Email Server

Within these pages I attempt to document what I am doing to setup an Linux email server that gets user information from a Windows NT server. The main reason for doing this was to get rid of Microsoft Exchange. Not

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1. Download and Install Java yum -y install java-1.6.0-openjdk java-1.6.0-openjdk-devel 2. Download and Install Ant cd /usr/src wget tar jxvf apache-ant-1.8.1-bin.tar.bz2 mv apache-ant-1.8.1 /usr/local/ant 3. Export all Variables export ANT_HOME=/usr/local/ant export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java export PATH=$PATH:/usr/local/ant/bin export CLASSPATH=.:$JAVA_HOME/lib/ Make the commands

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DDOS Protection through a script

(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

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