How to Configure a new cPanel Installation

So you just received your VPS/server and just installed cPanel on it. You go to login at the normal WHM URL and are presented with a license agreement as well as...

How to resolve Fatal error: Allowed memory size of XXX bytes exhausted error

You may have visited one of your WordPress websites, or another script on your server and received this error upon landing on one of the pages: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of...

How to fix “Table ‘./eximstats/sends’ is marked as crashed and should be repaired”

If you login to WHM and go to check your email sent summary, or any other function like looking at your email queue, you may have run across the following error: Error...

Configure iPhone 4 for cPanel Email

The screenshots were taken from an iPhone 4 runnng iOS 4.3.x. So, lets start. Please note, if your iOS is a different version then the aforementioned, the steps should still be...

Trigger an action via CSF when server load is high on VPS or Server

ConfigServer Firewall works well by default. But if you customize it some, it can be even more poweful of a tool. When your load is high, you usually receive an alert...

How to track down/stop outgoing spam problem on cPanel/CentOS server or VPS

This was a great tutorial written on a public forum that we felt would be very helpful for customers having an outgoing spam issue. The credit is given to the author...

How to install Malware Detect (Maldet) for CentOS 6 / Linux

Malware Detect is very easy to install on CentOS, regardless of the control panel you utilize (cPanel/WHM, Directadmin, etc). Maldet also known as Linux Malware Detect virus scanner for Linux. There is...

How to Install and configure CSF Firewall

Installing a firewall on your VPS is of vital importance. One of the most respected, and widely used Firewalls is ConfigServer Firewall. To install it on your cPanel/WHM server or VPS,...

How to install chkrootkit

Install CHKROOTKIT Product Name: CHKROOTKIT Product Version: 0.50 (and latest) Homepage: http://www.chkrootkit.org/ Description: chkrootkit (Check Rootkit) is a common Unix-based program intended to help system administrators check their system for known rootkits. It is a...

How to Hide Bind DNS Version on centos (works with cPanel as well)

You may have performed a DNS test and gotten the following response back when running a DNS test: One or more nameservers responded to version queries. This can be considered a breach...

How to add swap to a KVM VPS or Dedicated Server...

Swap is beneficial, because it allows inactive memory blocks to be written to disk, freeing up real memory for stuff like file system caching....