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how disable php on cpanel ?




Posted by xserverx, 07-18-2009, 04:34 PM
Hello any one can apply php scripts under cpanel like : domain.com:2082/scripts.php I have run phpinfo for looking for cpanel php.ini I have Configuration File (php.ini) Path /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/etc I renamed /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/etc to /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/etc.OLD then restart the server I am still get cpanel php work and phpinfo give : Configuration File (php.ini) Path /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/etc how to disable cpanel php to prevent some one exploit php to hacking my server ?? thank you

Posted by Crashus, 07-18-2009, 06:22 PM
this will cause all cPanel to wipe out so maybe it will be easily to just stop cPanel process itself? Also why you're thinking that it is so easy to hack cPanel php?

Posted by Thomas Manning, 07-19-2009, 03:17 PM
If you disable cPanel's php it may not work properly.

Posted by morefood2001, 07-19-2009, 05:35 PM
CPanel is written in Perl mostly. Its probably not a good idea to mess with CPanel files unless you completely disable it all together. If you're talking about CPanel's PHP support on hosted sites, why not just recompile easy apache without PHP support?

Posted by linux-engineer, 07-20-2009, 12:51 PM
Disable expose_php for security reasons expose_php = Off Setting expose_php to Off in php.ini does not prevent or stop php_info() function from executing.

Posted by david510, 07-20-2009, 01:50 PM
You can disable php functions inside php.ini as follows.



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