Server Management

cPanel Install and Setup

Knight Install and Setup....
Update operating-system, kernel and all server related software
Disable unused & potentially vulnerable services.
Limit access to select system binaries.
Harden /etc/host.conf and /etc/sysctl.conf.
Harden temporary system directories (/tmp, /var/tmp and /dev/shm).
Installation of ConfigServer Firewall.
Installation of ConfigServer Login Failure Daemon (LFD).
Installation of CHKRootKit with daily cronjob
Installation of RKHunter with daily cronjob
Installation of Linux Malware Detect (LMD)
Installation of Mod_Security.
Install ClamAV File/Email Antivirus
Disable dangerous PHP functions
Disable root and anonymous FTP access
Restrict root access to SSH, enable logging and change default port.
Restrict external access to mySQL
Disable compilers for underprivileged users.
Enable shell fork bomb protection.
Enable php open_basedir protection.
Enable background process killer.
Enable reccomended cPanel "Tweak settings".
(Optional) Email notification on root login to SSH.
Installation/configuration of SpamAssassin & ClamAV
Configure increased logging functions
Configure Realtime Blackhole Lists (RBLs).
Configure Dictionary Attack Protection.
Configure Rate Limiting
Install Razor2 collaborative filtering engine
Install DCC collaborative filtering engine
Install RFXN System Priority (SPRI).
Install Configserver Explorer (CSE)
Install Sysstat Package (sar, iostat etc)
Install iftop
Install iotop
Install MultiTail
Apache Optimization
MySQL Optimization

Reactive cPanel Server Management

Knight Reactive cPanel Server Management....
**Tickets must be submitted for work to be carried out!
Unlimited Tickets, and no limits on "Admin Time"
Full support for any cPanel/WHM issues
Full support for any issues with standard backend software (Apache, PHP, MySQL, Exim, Courier, Dovecot, BIND, PureFTPd etc)
Best-effort support for 3rd party software such as additional PHP modules, Fantastico, RVskins, Softocalous
Installation of common PHP/MySQL scripts
General maintenance and updates carried out on request
Security hardening and optimization carried out on request
Migrations of accounts from one server to another
Disaster recovery and server backup restoration

Proactive cPanel Server Management

Knight Proactive cPanel Server Management....
**Includes all of the features of the Reactive management plan, plus monitoring, automatic updates and more.
24x7 Monitoring of your server (HTTP, POP3, SMTP, IMAP, MYSQL, FTP, SSH)
We can store your remote reboot / datacentre information and contact them if your server goes down
Monthly Server health checks
Monthly Vulnerability scanning of user home directories
Monthly Vulnerability scanning for weak user account passwords
Operating system and backend software updates as required
PCI DSS Compliance assistance*
Support for advanced performance tuning through Nginx, Varnish etc