Day: January 22, 2010

cPanel Training resources

From cPanel Training Resources These training slides were originally created to accompany presentations given at the cPanel Conference, which occurs annually in Houston, Texas. They contain a wide variety of helpful information about cPanel and WHM. Each link includes information about troubleshooting techniques, security measures, new features, and more.. Training Slides from the 2006 cPanel…


Easy Linux Security :UPDATE

From http://www.servermonkeys.com ELS ELS stands for Easy Linux Security. ELS takes many of the tasks performed by our Administrators and puts it into an easy to use program for anyone to use. It is released under the GNU/GPL so it is free to use. This program is always being improved with new features and bugfixes,…


Is cron running?

In order to check and see if cron is running or not, run the following commands via ssh at the command line: tail -f /var/log/cron Will show the last 10 cron jobs that had been executed and will continue to watch the log for new crons that have started.


Setup external MX records in cPanel

If your domain is using external an mail server like Google mail for its pop and smtp activities, you need to make the following changes in your cpanel server. Go into WHM / DNS Functions / Edit a DNS Zone and select the domain > where it says; mail | 14400 | cname | domainname.com…


Disable Mod Security for a specific file or domain

There are several ways to disable Mod Security for a specific domain, or location within a domains pages. More often then not, when you add a new domain after installing mod_security, you will see apache 500 errors when you try to post or a client tries to post a response in a forum. This can…