Globally disable directory listing on WHM/cPanel

Rob —  April 29, 2014 — Leave a comment

One of the things that WHM/cPanel servers have on by default is directory listing. This is something you don’t want – but it’s easy to fix!

1. Log into WHM
2. Apache Configuration –> Global Configuration
3. Type ‘Directory’ in the find box
4. Untick ‘Indexes’
5. Click Save
6. Click ‘rebuild and restart’

Related posts from Linux Brigade!

  • Patch your WHM/cPanel machine for heartbleedPatch your WHM/cPanel machine for heartbleed You’ve certainly heard about Heartbleed by now. If not, you can read more about this vulnerability at Heartbleed.com. Continue reading this post to find out if you’re vulnerable, and how […]
  • Block Countries using mod_geoip in cPanel Yesterday, I wrote an article on how to block certain countries from your server using csf. This will block them from accessing your server on any port. You can, however use mod_geoip if […]
  • Manually run ClamAV on cPanel and check every userManually run ClamAV on cPanel and check every user If you’re running WHM/cpanel and want to run a scan on every user manually, perhaps when first installing ClamAV, you’ll want to run this command which is endorsed by cPanel […]
  • Block account from sending mail WHM/cPanelBlock account from sending mail WHM/cPanel There may come a time when you’d like to block an account / domain on your WHM/cPanel server from being able to send mail. Here’s how you’d get it done!

    We’re going to set up a […]

  • Migrate WHM/cPanel from one server to a new one (script)!Migrate WHM/cPanel from one server to a new one (script)! We’ve started a site to house a script that will migrate your full WHM/cPanel server to new hosting. This takes the new WHM/cPanel backup files and will restore them including system […]

No Comments

Be the first to start the conversation.

Leave a Reply

Text formatting is available via select HTML.

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code class="" title="" data-url=""> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> <pre class="" title="" data-url=""> <span class="" title="" data-url=""> 

*