cPanel Installation and Security
This documentation covers how to install cPanel on a fresh Linux server and how to do initail server security.
cPanel Installation :
* cPanel can be install on Redhat based Linux servers and FreeBSD
* A freshly build latest stable Centos server is highly recommended
How to Install cPanel :
* Yum must be installed before installing cPanel. All most all Redhat based servers will have yum preinstalled, if not installed install it from rpm ( http://rpm.pbone.net/ ).
# Update the system using Yum
$ yum update
# Disable selinux on dedicated servers. Set SELINUX=disabled in /etc/selinux/config
# Reboot the system
# Download the cPanel installer and run
$ cd /root; wget http://httpupdate.cpanel.net/latest; chmod +x latest; ./latest
* Remove telnet server; we dont want that.
$ rpm -e telnet-server
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