[Important Security Information] Critical security issue in bash (CVE-2014-6271, CVE-2014-7169)

Alert !!! Alert !!! Alert !!!!

Attentions Webuzo Users !!! It is likely that a recent bug in the bash shell may affect your installation if you are running a Webuzo Linux Machine – be it local virtual machine, VPS or a cloud service.

There’s a critical vulnerability in the bash shell that is remotely exploitable.
Brief Information about this vulnerability and it’s fixes can be found here:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-protect-your-server-against-the-shellshock-bash-vulnerability

Contact Webuzo if you face any trouble.
Support : https://www.softaculous.com/support/open.php?
Forum : http://softaculous.com/board/

Best regards,

The Webuzo Team

Courtesy : https://www.digitalocean.com/

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?

10 new system apps added to the Webuzo Library

Webuzo is glad to announce the availability of 10 New System Applications to the Webuzo System Applications Library

1) Version Control

Software developers can now tracks and take control over changes to source code also maintain documentation and configuration files as well as source code.

Webuzo can now prove to be an integrated revision control server combining the world’s best open source Version Control Systems: Subversion, CVS, Git, Mercurial, Darcs, Fossil, and Bazaar.
Subversion is an open source version control system.
CVS is a version control system, an important component of Source Configuration Management (SCM)
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
Mercurial is a free, distributed source control management tool.
Darcs is a free and open source, cross-platform version control system, like git, mercurial or subversion but with a very different approach.
Fossil Simple, high-reliability, distributed software configuration management.
Bazaar is a version control system that helps you track project history over time and to collaborate easily with others.

2) Security

Add an additional layer of security to your server and strengthen it by one-click installation of the popular security tools like Brute Force Detection, Linux Malware Detect, Linux Environment Security

Linux Environment Security is intended as a facility to quickly & easily secure RedHat/RPM based environments.
BFD is a modular shell script for parsing application logs and checking for authentication failures.
Linux Malware Detect (LMD) uses threat data from network edge intrusion detection systems to extract malware that is actively being used in attacks and generates signatures for detection.