Security advisor is a very useful server security alert which is an open source addon for cPanel server. This addon collects security information from the server and displays it in a single page when you access security advisor within your cPanel.
How to install Security Advisor Addon on cPanel server
You can install it using git.
- SSH to the server as root user.
- Follow the steps pasted below:
# /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/bin/git clone https://github.com/bdraco/addon_securityadvisor.git # cd addon_securityadvisor/pkg # ./install
[~/addon_securityadvisor/pkg]# ./install Notification => root@test via EMAIL [level => 2] Notification => root@test via PAGER [level => 2] securityadvisor registered cPanel Security Advisor installed into WHM.
Log into WHM and go to the Plugins section
How to uninstall Security Advisor Addon on cPanel server?
Do follow the below-pasted steps to uninstall Security Advisor Addon from the server.
# cd /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/bin/git # ./uninstall