This guide will explain to you how to configure the CSF firewall in WHM. It works as a system for intrusion detection and a prime security application for your Linux server. As a security tool, CSF protects your server against various common threats such as brute force attacks while improving the overall server security.

Follow the steps to configure the CSF Firewall in WHM:

  1. Log in to WHM.
  2. Select the “Plugins” option from the left-hand side of the screen.
  3. Click on the “ConfigServer Security & Firewall” sub-option.
  4. Select the “CSF” tab.
  5. Scroll down to the “CSF- ConfigServer Firewall” section and click on the “Firewall Configuration” option.
  6. The ConfigServer Security & Firewall application has a wide range of configuration settings. You can change the configuration settings as per your requirement.

That’s it! This way you can set up the WHM CSF Firewall in WHM. If you encounter any problem at any moment, just get in touch with our support staff. Check out our KB on how to install CSF in cPanel.