CPanel: Add Firewall Exception

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QUESTION
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We need to add a firewall exception for one of our client’s dedicated IPs to avoid the CPanel auto lockouts, etc.

 

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ANSWER
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> To remove an IP from the block list and add it to the allow/ignore lists:
— Log in to WHM with your root account
— In the find box in the left panel type “Firewall”
— Select the “ConfigServer Security&Firewall” option (Alternatively you may scroll to the plugins tab at the bottom left panel)

> In the right window
— Next to the “Quick Unblock” button, type the IP you wish to remove from the block list.
— Press the “Quick Unblock” button.
— Next to the “Quick Allow” button, type the IP you wish to Allow (Green Box).
— Press the “Quick Allow” button.
— Next to the “Quick Ignore” button, type the IP you wish prevent from being blocked (Blue Box)
— Press the “Quick Ignore” button.

 

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EXAMPLES
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APPLIES TO / KEY WORDS
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CPanel
Firewall
Dedicated IP

 

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REF
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http://www.anysitesupport.com/cpanel-add-firewall-exception/
http://anySiteHosting.com

By | 2017-12-01T23:47:35+00:00 November 1st, 2011|Computers, CPanel - WHM, Documentation|0 Comments