sh4ka

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Hello guys,

Can anyone tell me some basic/generals steps to secure the "bind" service ? Cos' i've searched for bind security at cpanel and i've found a few things, nothing very important.

thkz!
 

chirpy

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Jun 15, 2002
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Go on, have a guess
The most important thing is probably to disable recursive lookups:
http://forums.cpanel.net/showthread.php?t=15922

Also, make sure that you do not use 127.0.0.1 as a resolver in /etc/resolv.conf.

And of course make sure that you are running the latest distribution for your OS, or upgrade it if your OS is EOL.