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Can we remove sensitive stats from the cPanel side-bar? Possible?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by jols, Jun 15, 2009.

  1. jols

    jols Well-Known Member

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    Is there any way we can remove some moderately sensitive stats from the cPanel side-bar such as the kernel version, the Apache version, MySQL version the cPanel build and so on?

    While I do know how easy this info would be to discover otherwise, I hardly see the point in serving up these kinds of server-internals on a silver platter. It seems like the foremost use of this kind of thing would be to reveal sensitive information to possible hackers if/when we get some riff-raff that signs up for an account.

    Thanks.
     
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    cPanelDavidG Technical Product Specialist

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    Actually this information is displayed via the style/branding files, not the theme files directly (at least not in the X3 theme). As a result, you can use the Branding Editor to edit index.html and just remove this content from the sidebar.

    If anyone needs help doing this, just reply to this post.
     
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