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Remove cronjob certwatch?

Discussion in 'Security' started by mazaamahesh, Dec 27, 2017.

  1. mazaamahesh

    mazaamahesh Registered

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    How can i remove the cron job for "certwatch"?

    is that (/usr/bin/test -e /etc/cpanel-dovecot-solrdisable || /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/scripts/cpanel_dovecot_solr_maintenance)

    correct?
     
  2. cPanelMichael

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    Hello,

    No, that cron job is for the Solr service offered with Dovecot. I believe the "certwatch" cron job you are referring to stems from the crypto-utils package in CentOS. It's not something that cPanel installs or configures, so you could manually remove that cron job (check the /etc/cron.d/ directory).

    Thank you.
     
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    so I just delete the file from /etc/cron.daily/certwatch ?
     
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    Hello,

    Yes, you can delete that file if you don't want that cron job to run.

    Thank you.
     
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