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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Mark36ph, Aug 30, 2008.

  1. Mark36ph

    Mark36ph Active Member

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    Hi, I am having some trouble with a specific person attacking sites on my server.

    Is there a way I can block his IP from accessing the whole server?

    Thanks
     
  2. RobertNikic

    RobertNikic Active Member

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    Hello,

    I would suggest installing a firewall on your server to protect you from the attacks your stating and many more security threats.
    I would suggest ConfigServer Security & Firewall.
    You can also add ip addresses into the firewall configuration and the firewall will block the ip addresses from accessing the server.

    Note: ConfigServer Security & Firewall is compatible with cPanel & WHM.

    If you have any further questions, feel free to contact me.
     
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  3. Mark36ph

    Mark36ph Active Member

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    Hi thanks, I have now installed that and will give it a try.
    Thanks alot :)
     
  4. rrwh

    rrwh Well-Known Member

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    route his IP address to the loopback interface and he will not bother you again.
     
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