cPanel Hardened Kernel for Centos 7.x - to prevent symlink attacks

uk01 shared this idea 5 months ago
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As a server administrator I would like cPanel to provide a hardened kernel for CentOS 7 similar to the one provided for CentOS 6, in order to help secure my server against symlink attacks and to resolve the Security Advisor alert on CentOS 7 servers.

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I still see no answers here... EA4 keeps sending warnings through maldet that the system is vulnerable and I believe that most system administrators (especially when setting up new servers) use centos 7 nowadays.


Yes I wish they'd do this as I can't find a solution to sym links using Centos 7, suphp etc. The only solution is to turn on the bluehost option, which is not recommended. A hardened kernel would be perfect.