How to Secure cPanel and WHM Linux hosting servers

Server Security is a vast topic, and there are man&#121&#32&#115etps and procedures, tools to secure the server. &#83&#101&#114ver Security in Brief Setup the firewall first bef&#111&#114&#101 installing any softwares:  A firewall should be &#116&#104&#101 first thing installed – APF or CSF http://rfxnetworks.net/apf.p&#104&#112&#32or http://www.configserver.com/ Enable Email Alert&#32&#111&#110 root login cd /root … Continue reading

Configuring routing Exim on cPanel to use a Smarthost

Routing outbound all mails exim to a smarthost : G&#111&#32&#116o the “Exim Configuration Editor” in WHM. Choose “Advanced Editor”. Add in the routers section (after begi&#110&#32&#114outers, and after the democheck: router block): sm&#97&#114&#116host_dkim: driver = manualroute domains = !+lo&#99&#97&#108_domains require_files = “+/var/cpanel/domain_ke&#121&#115&#47private/${sender_address_domain}” transport = re&#109&#111&#116e_smtp_smart_dkim route_list = $domain smtp.your&#115&#109&#97rthost.com::587 smarthost_regular: … Continue reading