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    cPhulk Countries / Regions management

    I have 2 Questions regarding CpHullk : 1 - How does the Regions VS. Countries priority work ? I have AP (AP) Listed as a Country in the CpHulk countries list. I assume this is AP = ASIA PACIFIC as a region. The second region would be EU. So my question is : If I blacklist ( or Whitelist )...
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    cPHulk Configuration Question

    Maybe I don't understand how cPHulk is suppose to work. If have for example Russia blacklisted under the Countries, and I have Maximum Failures per IP Address set to 3 Maximum Failures by Account set to 3 Maximum Failures per IP Address before the IP Address is Blocked for One Day set to 4...
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    SOLVED [CPANEL-27445] Excessive cPHulk notifications for blacklisted IPs and Countries

    Updated to v80.0.10 tonight. After the updated, I started getting brute force attempts from countries that I already had blacklisted. I did not change any of my cPHulk BFP setting. Any ideas?
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    SOLVED cPhulkd process did not start after restart

    Hello, I have cPanel and dns version 78.0.21 and cphulk process after restart of dns server did not start. In messages: [[email protected] log]# grep "cphulkd" messages May 7 08:03:33 dns2 systemd: PID file /var/run/cphulkd_processor.pid not readable (yet?) after start. May 7 08:03:44 dns2 systemd...
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    cPHulkd blocking

    I've spent a good deal of time, reached out to my server host, and was told I need to ask here. I have roundcube and horde disabled from accounts as they are not used. My logs are full of blocks for latest examples: (email removed - non existant email - all the same in this example)...
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    IPv6 blocking, country blocking and access

    Folks, This is my first post on this forum. Great information here, can believe I haven't joined this forum till now. I have had a Dedicated Server for a few years now (running WHM) and never really paid too much mind to security (as I didn't know much about the subject). For someone not of an...
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    SOLVED The service cphulkd appears to be down

    Hello Everyone, First time posting in these forums. We're getting the following message on a daily basis it seems. Normally a message follows immediately afterwards that the service has recovered. I'm not a Cpanel expert but I've tried looking through the logs but I'm not finding anything...
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    SOLVED [CPANEL-26599] cphulk is shown as down in initial install

    Hello In v78.0.20 version, it appears cphulkd down in service status in clean cpanel installation. There is no error when cphulkd restarts. [[email protected] ~]# /usr/local/cpanel/scripts/restartsrv_cphulkd Waiting for “cphulkd” to restart gracefully ………………waiting for “cphulkd” to initialize...
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    SOLVED [CPANEL-25503] cPHulk is one-day blocking whitelisted address for maximum failed authentications

    I have the following problem: - server ip added to whitelist in cPHulk - even though cPHulk blocked the IP for one day in iptables Here is a log entry: [2019-03-26 07:45:42 +0100] info [cPhulkd] Login Blocked: IP reached maximum auth failures for a one day block [Service]=[dovecot] [Local IP...
  10. chanklish

    SOLVED cphulk firewall blocking duration

    hello awesome people i am facing very large numbers of failed logins blocked by the CPhulk most of the login are from spoofed emails ( which till now i dont have a solution for ) so mostly are not very dangerous i receive around 50 login failure every hour - yet it is not blocking the ip of the...
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    Understanding cPHulk configuration settings

    Under the basic configuration settings of cPHulk, I see the following: I just can't seem to understand what exactly this setting means even after reading it multiple times. Can someone explain it to me in simple plain terms with some example. Thanks a lot.
  12. keat63

    How to identify which device is failing?

    I've a user problem which is driving me up the wall. (pop3d) Failed POP3 login from xx.xx.xx.xx, this eventually results in a CSF block, locking her out entirely. The user has 3 devices, Laptop, Tablet, Iphone. I can't resolve this at her premise, as the resulting lock out, will also lock me...
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    Adding a custom service to cPhulkd

    Hello, I've been facing a huge wave of brute force attempts to WordPress logins lately and poking with a more robust solution for blocking it. I have a custom rule in apache that's able to 401 an IP that has 'x' failed logins attempts. But lately, that's not being enough. I believe with the...
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    cPHulk blacklist deny login but not view website?

    Hi If I have got this corretly, if I blacklist an IP, it totally deny's login in but it also deny's viewing any website in that WHM server. Is there a way to block login, or allow login only from known IP's but allow to view any website in that WHM server?
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    SOLVED cpHulk failed attempts list is now permanently empty?

    Hi, not sure if this is directly related to the server switch I made 2 months ago from CentOS 6 to CentOS 7.5 but cpHulk failed attempts list is now permanently empty, altough cpHulk is activated. I'm used to seeing at least 10 failures an hour from China and such, so there's something wrong...
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    Login Denied Country is Blacklisted?

    I was unable to access my own server because of "-ERR [AUTH] LOGIN DENIED -- COUNTRY IS BLACKLISTED" (that's what my email received, putty / WHM just deny access). I suppose that's because I'm using the new feature that sets a list of countries to deny instead of using my own list of IPs...
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    cPHulk not completely working

    I've had cPHulk enabled for a few days now and have set it to block all countries except mine. In the History reports section, I have noticed that it works and has successfully blocked login attempts since the number of reports has gone down significantly. However I noticed that there are still...
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    cPHulk Daemon enabled or not?

    The server does not currently monitor the “cPHulk Daemon” service. Should be enabled as a good practice?
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    SOLVED How does blacklisting countries in cphulk work ?

    Hello here : CLOUDLINUX 7.5 standard [is30] v70.0.51 with CSF/LFD due to non-stop brute-force on email-accounts, I've activated CPHulk and used the new tab "Countries Management" and did set a country to "blacklisted" : OK. But looking at the maillog, and the LFD blocking actions on imapd...
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    Problem Saving Settings for cPhulk

    Hi, I am having a buggy issue with Cphulk, I am not able to save the configuration setting changes. Save button is dead/not working when I made any change to any config parameter like failure per ip, blocked per ip etc., its not allowing me to update those changes. Please let me know If any one...