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How to Install and Configure Fail2ban (Linux VPS)

…definition under [DEFAULT]. This means that the [apache-auth] jail can use the [DEFAULT] bantime, findtime, and maxretry, while each of these can be re-defined under the [sshd] jail. *Important note: By default, the enabled option under [DEFAULT] is set to false. This means all jails are disabled by default. Jails should be individually enabled by defining the enabled option in the specific jail: enabled = true Related Articles How To Stay Informed About Breaking Security Updates Or Patches How To Run Malware Scan On Linux Firewalls Management WHM Security Checklist/Best Practices Related Resources You can find the details of other…

Install MEAN Stack on Ubuntu 18.04 (4 Steps)

…git npm Step 4: Install Remaining Dependancies The easiest way to get everything else set up is to clone the mean.io repo to the path where you will be building your project. You can use the following command: git clone https://github.com/linnovate/mean.git Navigate to the new directory: cd mean Use NPM to automatically set up all remaining dependancies: npm install Now you can utilize NPM to spin up the server for your application: npm start Related Articles: How to Install PHP Modules (Ubuntu 14.04) LAMP Stack Application Overview How to Install PHP Modules (Ubuntu 14.04) Manage Service SSL Certificates in WHM

TCP VS UDP

…servers are prime examples of times when a fast connection is essential and when error checking on each packet with TCP could cause more of a hang-up than a corrupt packet sent with UDP. Related Articles Firewall Managment How to Manage Your IP Addresses What Is WHOIS And What Is A WHOIS Check? How To Test Your Speed to Hostwinds Data Centers Basic Server Monitoring in WHM Backup Retention Period In Linux for Hostwinds VPS Cloud Backups How To Make Sure Your Website Will Load Before Changing Your DNS Nameservers List Of Useful Ports To Know At Hostwinds How To…

Definition of ISPmanager functions

…the current one Settings Access to functions – Allows you to create groups of users with limited access to ISPmanager functions in their user accounts IP addresses – Lists the IP addresses set on the server Database servers – Allows management of external database servers Templates – Similar to ‘packages’ in WHM/cPanel, allows creating a predefined set of limitations for a type of user account Features – Allows the management and upgrading of web/mail/ftp/dns/database servers and PHP versions Control panel address – Allows management of the IP(s) on the server that ISPmanager is accessable from Branding settings – Allows custom…

How Long After I Request Cancellation will My service be Terminated?

…such. For reasons why Hostwinds chooses to operate this way, click here. Please be sure to take backups of all necessary information before requesting the cancellation from your Client Area as all data will be lost once processed! You May Be Able to Create Backups Utilizing the Following: Creating full backups with cPanel Creating backups with WHM – This is for creating automatic backups. If you need one now, you’ll need to backup each cPanel account individually. Helpful Related Articles Hostwinds My Products & Services Section How Do I Cancel My Services? Refund Policy Will I Be Charged After Cancelling?…

Setting up private nameservers on a VPS with DNS

The second step to using private nameservers on a VPS is to set the DNS on the server itself. Once you have created the private nameservers at your registrar You will need to: Create A records for the nameservers in your DNS Zone Make the NS records for the domain(s) point to the private nameservers. Possibly configure other options in the hosting software to default to using the private nameservers for new domains / accounts on the server. The exact steps involved vary by software, here are a few options WHM/cPanel CentOS Web Panel bind Once this is set up…

What Free Control Panel Options are There Besides cPanel?

… If you’d like to view a live demo of Vesta please visit https://demo.vestacp.com/ . There is also quite a bit of documentation to learn how to use this Control Panel to help you get started at https://vestacp.com/docs/ . CentOS Web Panel Another excellent option to choose from that is Free, would be the CentOS Web Panel. This web panel is easy to use in a similar fashion as WHM / cPanel, however is less Icon based. The Interface is still easy to navigate and find exactly what you are looking for in the clearly organized options in the side bar. Additional…

How Do I Do Full Backups In cPanel

This article is intended for those who have our older shared hosting services, who will have Backup and Backup Wizard available in their cPanel applications or for VPS / Cloud and Dedicated server clients who have root access and full control over WHM’s features that are enabled. New shared and business shared services will NOT have these features available to them, and would need to purchase Shared Cloud Backups. For further information about our Cloud Backups with shared services, please review: Order Shared Backups. How Do I Make A Full Backup of my Site on cPanel? To create full backups…

How To Choose cPanel Theme (Style)

The Style section lets you choose which cPanel theme you’d like to use. This is simply a way for you to pick what your dashboard looks like. cPanel’s current default theme is called Basic. If you’re interested in using the older version of the theme, you can switch back to Retro.   cPanel Theme/Style Selection To change your theme either scroll down to the Preferences section or simply use the drop down at the top of the page (where your username is) as shown here:     Next, select Change Style     Related Articles cPanel and WHM Overview A…