Security Tools Virtual Appliances added to the VMware Marketplace

Webuzo has listed 4 popular virtual appliance stacks which are ready-to-use and the attached video guides you all the way. A virtual appliance is a virtual machine image designed to run on a virtualization platform specially for the VMWare Environment using tools like VMPlayer, Fusion, etc.

Here is the list of VMs added :
1 ) Webuzo CSF Stack
Webuzo CSF LogoWebuzo CSF Stack for the VMWare Environment. ‘CSF is a Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall, Login/Intrusion Detection and Security application for Linux servers.

Review , Rate and View Demo of CSF here:
http://www.webuzo.com/sysapps/security/CSF

Learn more about the Webuzo CSF Stack from the VMWare Market Place

2 ) Webuzo Brute Force Detection Stack
Webuzo Brute Force Detection LogoWebuzo Brute Force Detection Stack for the VMWare Environment. Brute Force Detection is a modular shell script for parsing application logs and checking for authentication failures. It does this using a rules system where application specific options are stored including regular expressions for each unique auth format.

Review , Rate and View Demo of Brute Force Detection here:
http://www.webuzo.com/sysapps/security/Brute_Force_Detection

Learn more about the Webuzo Brute Force Detection Stack from the VMWare Market Place

3 ) Webuzo Linux Malware Detect Stack
Webuzo Linux Malware Detect LogoWebuzo Linux Malware Detect Stack for the VMWare Environment. Linux Malware Detect is a malware scanner for Linux released under the GNU GPLv2 license, that is designed around the threats faced in shared hosted environments. It uses threat data from network edge intrusion detection systems to extract malware that is actively being used in attacks and generates signatures for detection.

Review , Rate and View Demo of Linux Malware Detect here:
http://www.webuzo.com/sysapps/security/Linux_Malware_Detect

Learn more about the Webuzo Linux Malware Detect Stack from the VMWare Market Place

4 ) Webuzo Linux Environment Security Stack
Webuzo Linux Environment Security LogoWebuzo Linux Environment Security Stack for the VMWare Environment. Linux Environment Security is intended as a facility to quickly & easily secure RedHat/RPM based environments. It does such by enforcing root-only permissions on system binaries.

Review , Rate and View Demo of Linux Environment Security here:
http://www.webuzo.com/sysapps/security/Linux_Environment_Security

Learn more about the Webuzo Linux Environment Security Stack from the VMWare Market Place

Click Install CSF Firewall using Webuzo

CSF Logo CSF is a Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall, Login/Intrusion Detection and Security application for Linux servers. CSF is generally considered a more advanced firewall as there are more configuration options compared to other firewalls, while still being simple enough to install and configure that even novice administrators can use it.

CSF provides an additional layer of security to your server thus hardening your server. Webuzo allows you to install and configure CSF just by a click of a button.

This article will guide you to install and configure CSF using Webuzo.

Getting Started

Installation
Step 1) Install CSF from the Webuzo Enduser Panel > Apps > Security > CSF Category
Install CSF Webuzo

Hit Install and you are DONE !!!

Configuring CSF
Step 1) Click on the CSF Configuration Menu in the Webuzo Enduser Panel under the Firewall Section
CSF Navigate Webuzo

Step 2) Edit the configurations as per your needs.
CSF Save Webuzo

Step 3) A success message will pop-up once the changes are saved.
CSF Success Webuzo

Voila !!! It’s Done.

Note:
You can follow this guide to learn more about CSF Configurations.
CSF Configurations Guide : http://configserver.com/cp/csf.html

Demo : http://demo.webuzo.com/enduser/

Support : https://www.softaculous.com/support/open.php?

Upgrade from Webuzo 2.0.6 to the New Architecture

Here comes a Good News for the Webuzo users still running Webuzo 2.0.6 to enjoy the benefit of installing a wide variety of system applications like Nginx, Lighttpd, Multiple versions of PHP, switch among webservers, CSF Firewall, etc. by a click of a button from the Webuzo Enduser Panel.

The wait for the Webuzo 2.0.6 users to upgrade to the latest version of Webuzo i.e Webuzo 2.1.0 onwards has now come to an end.

This article will give a quick step-wise procedure to upgrade from Webuzo 2.0.6 to the Webuzo 2.1.0 onwards.

Important Note
1) Running the Upgrade Tool on Webuzo version other than Webuzo 2.0.6 can cause the server to crash.

2) It is strongly recommended that a backup of the entire machine is taken. (VPS Backup, etc)

3) Also, take a backup of configuration changes if any (e.g Apache Conf, PHP Conf, MySQL conf).

4) Webuzo Upgrade Tool cleans up the older AMP(Apache/MySQL/PHP) Stack and sets up the latest Webuzo AMP Stack.

Requirements
1) Current Webuzo Version should be 2.0.6.
If it is lower than Webuzo 2.0.6 , kindly upgrade to the latest version of it’s branch i.e Webuzo 2.0.6

2) Root privileges required.

Getting Started
1) Upload the contents of the Webuzo 2.0.6 upgrade.zip to the server which includes the files upgrade.sh and wupgrade.inc

2) Execute the following commands from the terminal:

chmod 0755 upgrade.sh

./upgrade.sh

The upgrade process will begin immediately. It may seem that the upgrade process has stopped, if your network speed is slow,
but please let it continue.

Note : A log file of the installation process will be created – /root/webuzo-upgrade.log

3) On Success, restart the Webuzo Service as follows to avoid any Startup failures.

service webuzo restart

Additional Steps
If Tomcat (Java) is installed through Webuzo the following guide will assist you to migrate to the latest Apache Tomcat deployment.

Guide : Apache Tomcat Deployment

Verify Upgrade
1) Check for the Service from the Webuzo Enduser Panel >> Services Menu. Guide

2) It is recommended that the services are restarted either from the Panel itself or from the terminal.

That’s it !!! Enjoy the new Webuzo

Support
Open a Support Ticket with the server details if you face any issue.