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How to secure Cpanel Server
« on: June 30, 2015, 10:48:18 AM »


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_more_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.