How to View Softaculous Scripts with Unmet Requirements

Date: 09/10/2019 2 Minutes to Read In this article: View Scripts Fix Issues VPS Hosting and Dedicated Hosting offers more opportunities to improve security with root access. One of the easiest ways to improve security is to uninstall out-of-date software. The Softaculous auto-installer eases the process of installing over 300 different web applications. Many of Read More >

How to Create Grav Backups

Date: 09/09/2019 2 Minutes to Read In this article: Create Manual Backups Retention Settings Backup Retention Settings Retention Settings Most content management systems (CMSs) have security and backup plugins available to improve performance and security to your preferences. Grav includes these features natively within the Admin plugin. Similar to cPanel backup scheduling in WebHost Manager Read More >

What is Subresource Integrity (SRI)?

Date: 09/04/2019 | 3 Minutes to Read In this article: What is it? SRI with a Webapp SRI Code with SSH WordPress What is Subresource Integrity (SRI)? Subresource integrity (SRI) is W3C standard that protects websites against malicious modifications to JavaScript and CSS libraries hosted externally on content delivery networks (CDNs) for the fastest delivery Read More >

How to Customize Top Softaculous Scripts for cPanel

Date: 09/06/2019 | 2 Minutes to Read In this article: Configure Settings Customize Top Scripts As mentioned in “How to View Outdated Installations in Softaculous,” security is everyone’s responsibility. Not only can you disable outdated scripts in Softaculous, you can also improve cPanel user’s experience by arranging more popular scripts to show first. This potentially Read More >

How to Fight Malicious Website Scans with BBQ: Block Bad Queries

Date: 09/06/2019 | 2 Minutes to Read In this article: Block Bad Queries Updates WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) today. But that doesn’t mean you have to use it for better security. But that’s a discussion for another article. The developers of the BBQ: Block Bad Queries WordPress security plugin have Read More >

How to Create HTML Pages with the CherryTree Note-Taking Application

Date: 08/30/2019 3 Minutes to Read In this article: Setup Export Node Upload Files CherryTree (version 0.38.9) is a multiple-use hierarchical note-taking application for Windows, Mac (via source code), and Linux. Its primary purpose is to organize multiple documents as “nodes” for easier navigation without creating extra documents on your local system. The nodes can Read More >

How to Setup BBQ: Block Bad Queries on WordPress

Date: 08/28/2019       2 Minutes to Read In this article: Set up BBQ BBQ: Block Bad Queries is a small WordPress security plugin that does one thing: block malicious requests. The plug-and-play plugin fights SQL injections, file execution attempts, and more. For example, BBQ scans URL requests for queries searching for executable .exe Read More >

How to View Outdated Installations in Softaculous

Date: 08/30/2019       2 Minutes to Read In this article: View Outdated Installations Email cPanel Users Edit Email Template Surveys ranking reasons websites get hacked almost always have the same thing listed as the #1 reason: outdated software. Security, like customer service, is everyone’s responsibility. cPanel users can see the number of Read More >

How to Disable Outdated Scripts in Softaculous

Date: 08/01/2019 | 2 Minutes to Read In this article: Softaculous Scripts Custom Scripts Every installed application affects your server security posture. For VPS and Dedicated Hosting customers, this includes pre-installed Softaculous installations. On Shared hosting accounts that responsibility is transferred to us as we accommodate different types of customers. VPS and Dedicated Hosting users Read More >