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How to increase /tmp partition size on cPanel

Yesterday we published a security tutorial called: Secure /tmp partition on cPanel. While that way to secure the /tmp partition is fine, the script used by cPanel (/scripts/securetmp) has a problem that often affects many system administrators and…

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Secure /tmp partition on cPanel using /scripts/securetmp

On Linux systems there are a few temporal directories used for storage, like /tmp, /var/tmp and /dev/shm. This directories are used to store temporary files from different services such as Apache, MySQL, etc. However, sometimes this directories are…

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Install Fantastico on cPanel/WHM

Fantastico Deluxe or Fantastico F3 (the new name) is a great product from Netemberg. With a fast installation it allows you to have a great and simple way to install applications with just a few clicks, without touching…

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How to find Bind version using Dig

By default BIND DNS server always reveals the version number. While this is not a security hole by itself, it’s the first point that a potential attacker will try to find out, the version number of your software…

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Set default charset for one cPanel account

Sometimes the text in our website has been placed on pages using different charsets than the standart one (UTF-8, generally), this can lead into issues while loading special characters for Spanish, Portuguese and other languages different than english….

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Move accounts from /home to /home2 on cPanel

Sometimes the available disk space on the root or /home partition can be at the limit, and on those cases you will need to delete old content, old backups or move accounts/domains from /home to another partition with…

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How to Install Perl modules on cPanel

Install Perl modules on cPanel from command line Sometimes system tools and apps require Perl modules to work, and if you are installing those apps on a cPanel server then you have an easy way to install Perl…

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