Install VNC and Gnome for Cent OS

To setup remote desktop access on any Cent OS machine you can install VNC + Gnome environment using these simple steps: First login to your VPS/Server using your SSH client (such as putty) then run these commands: yum install vnc-server yum install vnc yum groupinstall “GNOME Desktop Environment” yum install nano Now we have to […]

Install CSF Firewall on CentOs

The very first first step on securing a server is installing a firewall (atleast IP tables based) to close all unused or unwanted ports. Once the firewall is installed it is often considered 50% of work done. You can install CSF firewall or APF firewall. Often BFD (brute force detection) utilities comes with firewall.