How to Enable cPHulk on your Dedicated Server

In this tutorial, we will show you how to protect your Dedicated server from brute-force attacks by Enabling cPHulk. This is accomplished in the Security Center section of WHM (Web Host Manager).

Setting up cPHulk

  1. Login to WHM as the root user.
  2. Type Security in the search box, then click the Security Center link.
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  4. Click the cPHulk Brute Force Protection button, on the Security Center page.
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  6. You will see cPHulk Disabled click the button to toggle it on.
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    After:

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  8. Choose your cPHulk settings, then click the Save button.

Congratulations, now you know how to protect your Dedicated server from brute-force attacks by enabling cPHulk in WHM.

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John-Paul Briones

John-Paul is an Electronics Engineer that spent most of his career in IT. He has been a Technical Writer for InMotion since 2013.

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