Iptables is a default firewall available in all linux flavors, and widely used to secure servers. If you are running kloxo, and want to use iptables to secure your box, then here are the basic rules which you can add in your iptables. # Clear rules iptables -t filter -F iptables -t filter -X echo - Clear rules : [OK] # SSH In iptables -t filter -A INPUT -p tcp --dport 223 -j ACCEPT echo - SSH : [OK] # Don't break established... [ Continue reading... ]
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Tweaking a web server is very necessary, the less it will consume resource, the more stable it will be and the more website it will be able to handle. Kloxo/lxadmin is a free control panel, and has been working quite great but the problem with it is, it use alot of RAM though kloxo documentation claims that it only eat 33MB ram which is completely wrong in my experience. There are few ways to tweak kloxo/lxadmin, I already wrote an article on... [ Continue reading... ]
Kloxo (Lxadmin) is one of the free control panel which I love to use on low end boxes. But it use good amount of ram, however kloxo's support claims that kloxo use only 33MB of ram, but for me it is alway 240MB+ even in idle state. Therefore it is best practice to get rid of Apache and use lighttp. Kloxo comes with light http installed by default and if you have apache installed then it is really easy to convert from apache to... [ Continue reading... ]
Unlike other commercial webhosting control panels (cpanel or plesk), Kloxo provide a way to change ssh port from default to some other through it interface. This is helpful for the people who are not very familiar with linux command prompt and afraid of making such changes to prevent them ending with system damage. Login to Kloxo with admin password Click on Servers Click on Server for which you want to change ssh port Click on... [ Continue reading... ]
From today, I will be writing tutorials on the usage of different control panel for web hosting, this include free control panels - Kloxo - Webmin and commercial control panel - Cpanel - Plesk Tutorials on more control panels will be added by the time. So keep reading :) [ Continue reading... ]