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07-01-2015, 07:43 AM

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How to secure a Cpanel Server

1. Install Webmin Firewall. Set Webmin Port to non-default Port. Allow only customer's IP for webmin port.
2. Change SSH port to non-default port. Allow only customer IP for ssh port.
3. Please follow the steps this article to make your cPanel more secure: http://cpanel.net/10_tips_for_making_your_cpanel_and_whm_servers_mor e_secure/
4. Please follow the steps this article also to make your cPanel more secure: https://www.webhostinghero.com/10-tips-secure-cpanel-server/
5. Set Max Hourly Emails limit to 5 to stop spamming. https://documentation.cpanel.net/display/ALD/How+to+Set+Email+Send+Limits
6. Enable cPHulk Brute Force Protection. Whitelist customer IP. Set values to low for maximum protection from hacking.
7. Enable Spam filtering. Enable Apache SpamAssassin™ under Service manager. Configure it under Exim Configuration manager for best values to stop spams.


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