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Clear Brute Force in SSH

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by nacit, Dec 19, 2007.

  1. nacit

    nacit Registered

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    How do I clear the bans, the built-in bruteforce feature in WHM created, in SSH?
     
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    I also need to do this...
     
  3. wiszmaster

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    1. log into WHM
    2. Locate the SECURITY section
    3. ENTER the SECURITY CENTER
    4. ENTER "cPHulk Brute Force Protection"

    https://<YourServerIP>:2087/cgi/tweakcphulk.cgi
     
  4. Valuehosted

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    is there anyway to temporarily shut down cphulk from ssh (it appears not to be running as a service, and if it is; could someone tell me its name?).

    I have full access to ssh but I cannot log into WHM; sure I can wait the 10 minutes, this time. But what about the next time I really need to be able to login NOW?

    Thanks,
    --Tone

    ps: I don't make a habit of locking myself out, I was trying to guess-remember one of my older domains ftp password. oops. :p
     
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  5. cPanelDavidG

    cPanelDavidG Technical Product Specialist

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    /usr/local/cpanel/etc/init/stopcphulkd will stop cPHulkD until chksrvd starts it back up again within 8 minutes.
     
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    Valuehosted Well-Known Member

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    Thanks David, I appreciate the help! :)

    --Tone
     
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