Webuzo 2.6.1 Launched

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.6.1. The following is a list of changes :

1) [Security] All the third party applications like phpMyAdmin, Squirrel, RockMongo will now run with unprivileged user only.

2) [Fix] MonstaFTP was removed in the previous version but the link remained in the Webuzo Dashboard. The same is now removed.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

Webuzo 2.5.9 Launched

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.5.9. The following is a list of changes :

1) [Feature] New installation of Webuzo will have GZIP enabled for their EMPS stack on which Webuzo panel itself runs.

2) [Security] We have removed MonstaFTP from the panel due to vulnerabilities found in it.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

Webuzo 2.5.8 Launched

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.5.8. This version introduces some major features and fixes. The following is a list of changes :

1) [Feature] We have added a CLI based utility to reset MySQL root password.

2) [Feature] You can now set a custom time for automated backups of scripts while installing.

3) [Task] Auto-upgrade utility will now delete backups files of older version created by itself previously.

4) [Fix] Clone utility did not work after updating to the last version. This is now fixed.

5) [Fix] Custom DNS records were not saved permanently in the panel and were deleted after system wide changes. This is now fixed.

6) [Fix] htaccess rules for files with PHP extension did not work with Apache 2.4 and PHP-FPM. This is now fixed.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

Webuzo 2.5.7 Launched

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.5.7. This version introduces some major performance and security features. The following is a list of changes :

1) [Feature] You can now run PHP FPM along with Apache 2.4 using FastCGI.

2) [Feature] Option added to enable/disable Fast CGI for Apache 2.4 in Apache Settings page.

3) [Feature] Added option to backup script installations on remote server via FTP. Endusers can add multiple remote backup locations and choose the preferred location.

4) [Task] cPanel importer is now stable and out of Beta.

5) [Task] Installed SSL certificates will now also be listed in create SSL certificate page.

6) [Task] Improved the Cloning process by pushing it in background to avoid timeout.

7) [Task] Added ‘pre_addcron’ and ‘post_addcron’ filters. Guide for the same is available here.

8) [Task] Added “Sync installations list with Webuzo Records” setting in the Admin Panel so if the installation directory does not exist, it will be automatically removed from the records.

9) [Task] Added “Detect and update actual version of installations” setting in the Admin Panel so if the user has manually updated their installation the correct version will be updated in the records via CRON.

10) [Task] List of SSL Cipher Suite has been updated*.

11) [Task] Browsers will now be forced to use server’s ciphers over their own*.

12) [Task] Webservers will now create and use a Diffie Hellman key to verify client certificates and prevent logjam vulnerability*.

13) [Task] Server signature is now turned off in all webserver and PHP versions*.

14) [Fix] RewriteURL did not work if the default webserver was Apcahe 2.4. This is now fixed*.

*PHP and Webservers will need to be updated to the latest for these to take effect.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

Webuzo 2.5.5 Launched

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.5.5. The following is a list of changes :

1) [Task] Installed applications will now be stored in JSON instead of Serialize format to minimize file read failures.

2) [Fix] Webservers were taking old Let’s Encrypt certificates even after successful renewal. This is now fixed.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

EMPS 2.4 Launched

We are glad to announce the release of EMPS 2.4 stack, the backbone for Webuzo Control Panel which comprises of updated NGINX – Perl – PHP system applications to favor smooth control of the Webuzo Control Panel.

Updated Applications and versions
1) OpenSSL : 1.0.1l
2) PHP : 5.5.22

Note : New Installations will automatically fetch EMPS 2.4 stack during the installation process.

Existing Users can refer to the following guide to update their EMPS Stack.
http://www.webuzo.com/wiki/Upgrade_EMPS

Support : http://webuzo.com/support

Webuzo 2.3.2 Launched [Support for CentOS 7]

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.3.2. This version has some quick new features and minor bug fixes.

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.3.2. This version has some quick new features and minor bug fixes.

1) [CentOS 7 Support] : Webuzo can now be installed on CentOS 7. Guide

2) SSL Certificates : Users can now install WildCard Domain Certificates from the Webuzo Enduser Panel

3) Users can now change the Admin password for WordPress from Edit Installation page in Webuzo Enduser panel.

4) Minor UI changes in Webuzo Enduser Panel.

5) Added Option in Admin panel to choose the default color for Enduser Panel. This can be managed from Webuzo Admin Panel -> Settings

6) User can now choose the maximum number of backups that can be taken. This can be managed from Webuzo Admin Panel -> Settings

7) [BUG FIX] Default SquirrelMail Web Email client resulted in an error related to permissions to /var/local/vmail/data directory. This is fixed now.

8) [BUG FIX] Dot (.) character was not allowed while adding a DNS record. This is fixed now.

9) [BUG FIX] The SSL check when installing an application on “https://” or “https://www.” was failing. This has been fixed now.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

Update Default phpMyAdmin in Webuzo [Manual Process]

Webuzo -Single User Control Panel provides as very simple and easy-to use GUI for managing databases/db users on the server. Webuzo also provides phpMyAdmin for managing the database server.

phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP, intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations on MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle. Frequently used operations (managing databases, tables, columns, relations, indexes, users, permissions, etc) can be performed via the user interface, while you still have the ability to directly execute any SQL statement.

This tutorial guides users to update the default phpMyAdmin accessible from the Webuzo Enduser Panel

Note : Take a backup of your phpMyAdmin configuration : /usr/local/webuzo/enduser/webuzo/phpmyadmin/config.inc.php

Step 1 > Download the latest version of phpMyAdmin [phpMyAdmin-version-number-all-languages.zip]
URL : http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/downloads.php

Note : This guide refers to phpMyAdmin-4.2.10.1-all-languages.zip

*Please change the version while executing the commands accordingly.

Command : wget -O /tmp/phpmyadmin.zip "http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/phpmyadmin/phpMyAdmin/4.2.10.1/phpMyAdmin-4.2.10.1-all-languages.zip?r=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.phpmyadmin.net%2Fhome_page%2Fdownloads.php&ts=1414402716&use_mirror=kaz"

Step 2 > UNZIP the contents of /tmp/phpmyadmin.zip to a temporary directory /tmp

Command : unzip -o /tmp/phpmyadmin.zip -d /tmp/

Step 3 > Copy the files to /usr/local/webuzo/enduser/webuzo/phpmyadmin/
Commad : yes | cp -rpf /tmp/phpMyAdmin-4.2.10.1-all-languages/* /usr/local/webuzo/enduser/webuzo/phpmyadmin/

Done !!! Your phpMyAdmin is updated.

Step 4 > Remove the temporary files
Command : rm -rf /tmp/phpMyAdmin-4.2.10.1-all-languages /tmp/phpmyadmin.zip

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

Source : http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/index.php

Webuzo 2.3.1 Launched

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.3.1. This version has some quick new features and minor bug fixes.

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.3.1. This version has some quick new features and minor bug fixes.

[Poodle Fix]
This version fixes the Poodle Bug updating the Apache / NGINX / Apache2 / Lighttpd configurations with the necessary fix.

1) Modern Theme : Revamped the Modern theme making the new theme attractive, easy to use and simple.
Note : The Modern theme will be set as the default theme in the next version of Webuzo expected to be released in the 1st week of November 2014, the current default theme will be set as the legacy theme when the Modern theme is set as default. You can change the theme from Webuzo Admin panel -> Settings

Screenshots of the Modern theme :


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2) Added Statistics : Users can now check the statistics about the number of users, installations (scriptwise), etc from Webuzo Admin Panel -> Installations -> Statistics.

3) Added option to disable auto backups individually i.e. Users can disable daily/weekly/monthly auto backups from Webuzo Admin Panel -> Settings

4) [BUG FIX] Email accounts with the same name could be added. This is fixed now.

5) [BUG FIX] CA Bundle Certificate could not be installed with NGINX as the default webserver. This is fixed now.

Regards,
The Webuzo Team

Webuzo 2.3.0 Launched

Hi,

The Webuzo Team has released Webuzo 2.3.0. This version has some quick new features and minor bug fixes.

1) Support for Apache 2.4 : Users can now install Apache 2.4 from the Webuzo Enduser Panel and also set Apache 2.4 as the default web server to be used.

2) Users can now create a blacklist of scripts (i.e. scripts to be disabled) from the Admin Panel. Click here for guide.

3) Users can now enable backups to be taken by admin using CLI even when the backups are disabled in Enduser Panel. Enable the setting “Allow admin to backup from command line” from Webuzo Admin Panel -> Settings. Click here for CLI backup guide.

4) Improved Script packaging API to deliver script updates faster.

5) Added Japanese language.

6) [BUG FIX] Users were unable to refresh the license key once they are logged out from the Webuzo Panel. This is fixed now.

7) [BUG FIX] CRON Weekday was restricted to 0-6 as the parameters instead of 0-7. This is fixed now.