Linux Server Security

ServerManagement’s Linux server security service is a complete security solution suitable for most Web hosting companies and owners of VPS, VDS and dedicated servers with websites having CMS like WordPress, Joomla etc. and shopping carts like Magento, OpenCart etc. Securing a production server from the hands of hackers and crackers is a challenging task. Our Linux security bundle secures your server on multiple levels to protect your server from attacks and preventable points of failure.


Supported Operating System

  • RedHat Enterprise 5.x, 6.x (32/64bit)
  • CentOS 5.x, 6.x (32/64bit)
  • CloudLinux 5.x, 6.x (32/64bit)
  • Ubuntu
  • Debian
Server Security and Hardening

Security Software Installation

  • CSF/APF Firewall
  • Rkhunter
  • Chkrootkit
  • ClamAV Antivirus
  • Maldet malware scanner
  • mod_security with rules
  • mod_evasive (DDOS protection)
  • Linux Environment Security
  • Process Resource Monitor
  • Logwatch
Server Security and Hardening

Linux Security

  • Disable SSH root login
  • Rootlogger – Email alert on root login
  • Disable unused services
  • Disable unused system modules
  • host.conf hardening
  • sysct.conf hardening
  • Change SSH Port
  • Secure OpenSSH Server
  • DDOS Protection
  • Secure /tmp

Server Optimization

Server Optimization

Slow sites loose visitors. We will optimize your server to perform its best using all available resources.Below are some of the main Optimization tasks that we can perform on your DirectAdmin server to increase it’s speed.

  • Apache Optimization
  • Mail server tweaking
  • MySQL Optimization through my.cnf
  • Deactivation of Unused/Insecure Services.

Server Security and Hardening

Securing Services

  • Apache Hardening
  • PHP Hardening
  • MySQL hardening (via my.cnf)
  • Bind(DNS) hardening
  • RBL Configuration (Exim, Qmail, Postfix)

Server Security Audit

Server Security Audit

Our Server Support team will configure rkhunter and maldet malware scanner to perform nightly scan and email the report to you.

New Server Setup

If you have a new server then we can set it up for you

Server Security and Hardening

Server Security and Hardening

Today server security is a must. We have a extensive list of security software that we will install and system tweaks that we will perform on your request on your server to make it secure.