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APF Firewall

Advanced Policy Firewall, or APF, is a firewall sometimes seen on sxi.io Web’s servers. It is basically an interface to iptables, which is the standard interface to managing network ports on Linux machines. Interacting with iptables…

Restarting Services From the Command Line

One of the more common management tasks performed on web servers is restarting services (such as your web server daemon, mail daemon, FTP server, or DNS service). You might need to restart the service(s) if:The service may be crashing or…

How To Use the IP Blocker in cPanel

cPanel Tutorial: Paper Lantern WalkthroughI. How To Log In To cPanel II. How To Create an Email Account in cPanel III. How To Set Your Default Address in cPanel IV. How To Set up an Autoresponder in cPanel V. How To Set up Email Forwarding…

How to Install Apache on a Windows Server

When looking to host web sites or services from a Windows server, there are several options to consider. It is worth reviewing the strengths and weaknesses of each server type to determine which one is most likely to meet your particular…

How To Unblock an IP Address in CSF

CSF is generally considered an advanced firewall given it has many more configuration options than most other software firewalls (such as APF). It’s also still simple enough to install and configure, even for novice system…