Month: February 2010

cPanel TCP and UDP ports…

A little post here, more for reference than anything... Here's a list of the common ports used by cPanel for your firewall building pleasure... TCP 21 [...]

A Basic IPFW firewall HowTo for FreeBSD…

Of all the different OS's and the multitude of firewall implementations for each, my favorite has to be FreeBSD's IPFW ruleset. It's powerful, super [...]

cPanel backup and restore for disaster recovery purposes

I've run my share of Hosting operations as a Sr. Admin before and one thing that always *killed* me... Server failures and restorations. Every shop I've [...]

Port to PID mappings, or What process is using that port?

Okay, I'm lazy. I fully admit it. Want proof? Instead of writing up a huge long post articulating something with awesome analogies, I'm only going to talk [...]