Please whitelist cPanel in your adblocker so that you’re able to see our version release promotions, thanks!

The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!

AppConfig Enforcement (11.40 suggestions dismissed, what were they?)

Discussion in 'Security' started by kitchin, Nov 13, 2013.

  1. kitchin

    kitchin Member

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    After upgrading to 11.40, WHM had three suggestions, all defaulting to Yes:
    1. ??
    2. AppConfig Enforcement
    3. Send usage info to cPanel

    I accepted #1, but deferred #2 and now I can't figure out where it it is in WHM. Searching WHM, Tweak and Google for "AppConfig Enforcement" turns up little, I guess this is new wording. The AppConfig settings in Tweak are:

    Those are all On, but I chose No for whatever "AppConfig Enforcement" is. Does it correspond to something in Tweak? How can I find it again? (And for completeness, what was #1?) Thanks.
     
  2. Infopro

    Infopro cPanel Sr. Product Evangelist
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    May 20, 2003
    Messages:
    16,160
    Likes Received:
    370
    Trophy Points:
    583
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Twitter:
    WHM » Server Configuration » Tweak Settings, Security tab is where you'll find those settings.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  3. quietFinn

    quietFinn Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2006
    Messages:
    998
    Likes Received:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    168
    Location:
    Finland
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Log Archiving by default.
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  4. quizknows

    quizknows Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2009
    Messages:
    1,010
    Likes Received:
    87
    Trophy Points:
    78
    cPanel Access Level:
    DataCenter Provider
    This is really important by the way. Without it, you lose apache logs every time stats run. If you don't notice that a site got hacked until the next day, you're pretty much guessing how it happened without the domain access logs there to prove it.
     
  5. kitchin

    kitchin Member

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Right I found them, but I don't know how they correspond to the nag question I dismissed, for AppConfig Enforcement. That one was "yes" by default, and these are "on" by default. I said "no" to AppConfig Enforcement. So "yes" to AppConfig Enforcement corresponds to "off" for all 4 Tweak settings, and in the future that will be the default? :)
     
  6. kitchin

    kitchin Member

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Is this documented somewhere? I got nowhere Googling, or forum searching, for "AppConfig Enforcement". I still don't know what that default checkbox would have done.
     
  7. quietFinn

    quietFinn Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 4, 2006
    Messages:
    998
    Likes Received:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    168
    Location:
    Finland
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    This is the Feature Showcase screen after upgrading to 11.40:
    11.44_Feature_Showcase.jpg

    "More Information" in AppConfig Enforcement points to:
    AppConfig
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  8. kitchin

    kitchin Member

    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2011
    Messages:
    22
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    51
    cPanel Access Level:
    Root Administrator
    Thanks quietFinn.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - AppConfig Enforcement suggestions
  1. Glyn Szasz
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    606

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice