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Email Setup to Prevent Identity Theft

My father-in-law asked me for ideas to improve his email security. He read an article about how some hackers, having gained access to a Gmail account, were able to reset the account holder's passwords ...
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Weekly password change?

I want an app that will change all server password for me on a weekly basis (whm and cpanel) and allow for an easy way for admins to get this new password each week. (I want to tighten security). I ...
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WHM enable or install PDO driver

how to enable or install pdo extansion for php , i cant use easyapache and i cant find php.ini in WHM after install script on host i get this error: Fatal error: Class 'PDO' not found in ...
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Adding sudoer for all but root

Here is the base of my problem: I would like to add sudo rights to a user, but not to use it as root for security reasons. I have a PHP script needing to run a command (drush) through exec(). ...
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How to access WebDAV using Windows Explorer on Windows 7?

Using cPanel on my shared web hosting account, I set up a WebDAV directory and account. But neither the Wizard-based "Add a network location", nor the net use approach result in any successful ...
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Wrong apache user when using mod_userdir in cPanel

I have a trial WHM/cPanel setup on a CentOS server. Everything is working well except for one file permission error that I can't nail down. I had edited my hosts file to redirect my domain to point ...
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Find out what's causing high server load?

If a server has become inaccessible via SSH due to high load, I would usually restart it. How do you usually find out the cause of the high load (e.g., what process, how much RAM/CPU was used, etc.)? ...
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Parallels Plesk: Add domain alias to a sub domain

I would like to add a domain alias to a sub domain in parallels plesk 11.5. I am able to do it from /var/www/vhost/sites.adomain.com/conf/vhost.conf But i want to do this from parallels panel. ...
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Cpanel + Apache + Wordpress user permissions

I am on Cpanel. I have root access. When I create a new domain, a new user is created. Let's call it example.com with the user name being example. This will create: /home/example/www/ For WP to ...
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Notify when normal user changes to root?

Would it be possible that when a normal user logs in to root via su command an email notification will be sent?
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How to ensure incoming emails don't get lost when migrating to new server?

I plan on moving some WHM/cpanel accounts to a new server, I am under the impression that during transition, some emails might land on old server even if the files have already been copied to the new ...
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Why is allowing root login via FTP( on cPanel) a considerable security risk?

I find it very convenient to administer my whole server by logging in as root. However, CSF tells me that it is a "considerable risk" to allow login to FTP via root, and other websites I googled ...
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how to point a domain (or two) to a primary domain? [closed]

I have three domains: domain1.com domain2.net domain3.org ...and I want two of these domains to point to my primary domain (the one ending in .com) WITHOUT using any redirects. How do I do this in ...
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Can't access my website, blocked by router or ISP?

I was working on my website two days ago then was unable to access the cpanel. Then suddenly yesterday I was blocked completely. I couldn't connect through ftp, cpanel login, domain name or ip ...
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is ajenti a cpanel/virtualmin replacement?

i am looking for a website account management on a server; i own and manage an almost classic "reseller" shared host VPS; i host several "Accounts", each account has 1 subdirectory, own domains ...
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how do I start GIT daemon automatically under CentOS 4.8?

Apparently my server is running CentOS 4.8 with Cpanel uname -a 2.6.9-023stab048.6-enterprise #1 SMP MSK 2008 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux cat /etc/redhat-release CentOS release 4.8 (Final) I'd ...
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How to remove error “Warning: ini_set() has been disabled for security reasons”, *without* enabling ini_set?

I don't want to turn on ini_set() for security reasons. So per CSF's recommendation, I did add it to be unset. However, a drupal site gives this error, but I want to remove the error (or hide it) ...
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CPanel is warning about inconsistent RPMs for an old MySQL installation — how do I fix this?

I used the CPanel WHM interface to move MySQL from v5.0 to 5.6 earlier this week. Last night I got an email from my system that claims there are now problems with older MySQL RPMs. The email said: ...
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Is it particularly necessary to install an SSL certificate on a new cPanel installation on a dedicated server?

I have a dedicated server and I am installing cPanel on it. I am wondering if I should also install an SSL certificate (that I will have to buy) just for the cpanel install itself.
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Configure LFD to not block emails for failed login attempts

Is it possible to configure LFD in ConfigServer Security & Firewall for cPanels WHM to not block failed logins for e-mails? My legitimate users are being blocked more than hack attempts for e-mail ...
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Why does my web hosting 'minify' and break my PHP files via ftp?

I use WinSCP as my ftp client. I have used it countless times on different web hosts via ftp without any problems....except my own web hosting. The problem is that when I attempt to edit or upload a ...
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Enable DKIM header in sent emails Exim or CPanel

I have enabled DKIM in WHM/CPanel/exim. DNS has valid DKIM keys for "default" selector. Everything seems ok. I downloaded email from gmail and looked in header and it misses DKIM header. ...
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How to setup cPanel with multiple hard drives on dedicated server

I have a dedicated server with OVH for my website that has 2x2TB SATA3 hard drives. Currently I am using about 12GB with files and MySQL databases, however, an email notification I got from them told ...
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Prevent users from using the same cron schedule?

I've a lot of users in my server using exactly the same cron schedule and this is causing high server load. Can we prevent this? For example, if there's x numbers of users that use the following cron ...
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How to edit multiple cpanel user cron jobs at once?

I'm using cat /var/spool/cron/* to view all cron jobs created by all cpanel users. Is it possible to edit its output just like editing via nano and hit save?
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Website Apache Server CPanel Backup corruptions with large sites

Ok so I have a website that I host with a provider that has a beautiful compression program built into the cpanel that is usually terrific at creating stable home directory & database backups ...
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Disable Dovecot pipe error message

I have a server running Dovecot (VPS managed by cPanel). I have it set to pipe all email to a certain address into a program that I wrote. The problem is that if there is an error, that is if it ...
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Nexus S Email Reception

My dad recently purchased a Nexus S smartphone running Android 2.3.3. He owns a construction company and wants to be in touch with his email on the go, which is precisely why he purchased the ...
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Why common two IP addresses for two nameservers in one server

In this common case: ns1.domain.com: IP1 ns2.domain.com: IP2 What I know the two IP addresses used like if one unreachable, the other will use as a secondary choice and user still can access the ...
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Size of a folder on server

I have a magento store running on a shared hosting server. We are in process of migrating the site and need to know the size of particular folders like media etc. This will help us getting the size ...
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How to change / remove cPanel default website page for mail.domain.com?

I have this default page showing up every time I visit mail.mydomain.com. Here is a screenshot. I don't want this page to show up like that or even show up at all. How can I prevent it from ...
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How to copy/fwd all email to 1 email address in cPanel?

I have 4 email accounts for a domain. I need to copy/foward all email to an external email address. Is there a way to do this in cPanel?
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Do i have to create folders for new domain names?

I already have a hosting server with an existing name-server. I just purchased 3 domain names from a different vendor and supplied them with the correct name servers. Do I have to create the ...
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Can only open one file in cpanel with google chrome

I have had the following problem when using cpanel iwth google chrome. If I select a file and click 'edit', it opens perfectly. However, if I try it again with another file, nothing happens. I dont ...
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DDoS attack on SMTP

I am not sure whether this is the right place to ask this. But now I am in a great difficult situation. Our server is undergoing SMTP DDoS attack. The mail service has been totally down. We have ...
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Plesk keeps crashing, and I only see this warning

Wed May 01 12:05:42 2013] [warn] RSA server certificate CommonName (CN) `Parallels Panel' does NOT match server name!? The above warning seems to coincide every time Plesk Parallels version 11.0.4 ...
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I don’t receive any emails in an specific mail account

I’m having a problem with an email account. We are using Cpanel, and I don’t receive any emails in an specific mail account. I use webmail ( www.domainexample.com:2095 ) . I tried on IE and Firefox. ...
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Linux Centos - Mail Deamon Preferences

I keep getting emails from root into my inbox, I get about 30 a day which is annoying as hell and I'm wondering how I can filter these emails down so that I only receive the essential emails. I don't ...
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Failed to retrieve directory listing: Cpanel

I'm using Windows XP, filezilla, and using port: 6497 I can't retrieve my directories. My computer firewall is already turned off. This is the error: Response: 227 Entering Passive Mode ...
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In CPanel, cron job is not being executing and not sending any mail

though many of us has asked many question related to cron jobs, let me ask my one... I want to execute a PHP script periodically. As a cron command I'm using: php -q ...
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Creating an account for cpanel

I've successfully installed CPanel on my CentOS VPS via SSH. Now I can see https://~my website ip~:2087/ It prompts me a username and password with the title: Web Host Manager now I have no idea ...
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PHP Warnings not being logged?

I am trying to trace down a script and have found that my problem is coming from httpd. To summarize that post, something is attempting to connect to a website and is [properly] being blocked by the ...
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Cpanel forwarding email another email address

I'm not sure if CPanel help is meant for serverfault or superuser so please forgive me if wrong. I have a free fax to email number. Then I have a business where the fax is being send to employee 1, ...
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Cpanel 11 - Time Zone

Please tell me where I can change the Time Zone of the Cpanel 11 from? I could not find it anywhere.
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Is there a way to have multiple SMTP sending services configured in WHM?

I have WHM installed on my server and I have Mandrill setup to handle all mail requests. Right now all the mail runs through that SMTP server. Is there a way to take a domain on the server, ...
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Add new email using cpanel to an already configured outlook.com account

I have a custom domain whose email addresses are configured using the old outlook domain. Now since Microsoft doesn't allow to add new accounts, therefore I was maintaining my old ones only. Now if ...
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Setting Auto Responder in cpanel

I want to set a auto responder in cpanel, which should be respond only on daily evening 3pm to 4.00 pm , is there any way to set the same using cpanel ? Your suggestions are highly appreciated.
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cpanel exim mails go to spam

I installed Cpanel on my server, and no matter what I try, maill always goes to spam folder. and unless I use -f option, the mail is shown from username@serveraddres (someuser@vpsxxxxx.ovh.net) I also ...
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What are the consequences of disabling mailman in WHM (if any), assuming you don't use mailing lists?

I disabled mailman through WHM > Service Manager I disabled it because I received an email saying that mailman was enabled, and subsequent multiple emails saying "mailman exceeded capacity". This ...
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MySQL stops unexpectedly on CentOS 6.5 with WHM/Cpanel after migrating server with transfer tool

I recently moved my entire websites from a dedicated CentOS5 server to a CentOS 6.5 on Amazon EC2 with the same cPanel/WHM version. WHM 11.44.1 (build 19) However after angry calls from clients I ...