< ?php // PHP script to allow periodic cPanel backups automatically. // Permissions on this file should be 600 // Place outside your public_html // Crontab: 30 3 * * * php /home/username/cpanel_backup.php // ********* Configuration ********* // Info required for cPanel access $cpuser = "styleram"; // Username used to login to CPanel $cppass = "T%3UsN*rU#lZ"; // Password used to login to CPanel $domain = "styleramp.com"; // Domain name where CPanel is run $skin = "x3"; // Set to cPanel skin you use (script won't work if it doesn't match) // Notification information $notifyemail = "styleramp.com@gmail.com"; // Email address to send results // Secure or non-secure mode $secure = 1; // Set to 1 for SSL (requires SSL support), otherwise will use standard HTTP // Set to 1 to have web page result appear in your cron log $debug = 1; // *********** Don't Touch!! ********* if ($secure) { $url = "ssl://".$domain; $port = 2083; } else { $url = $domain; $port = 2082; } $socket = fsockopen($url,$port); if (!$socket) { echo "Failed to open socket connection... Bailing out!\n"; exit; } // Encode authentication string $authstr = $cpuser.":".$cppass; $pass = base64_encode($authstr); $params = "email=$notifyemail&submit=Generate Backup"; // Make POST to cPanel fputs($socket,"POST /frontend/".$skin."/backup/dofullbackup.html?".$params." HTTP/1.0\r\n"); fputs($socket,"Host: $domain\r\n"); fputs($socket,"Authorization: Basic $pass\r\n"); fputs($socket,"Connection: Close\r\n"); fputs($socket,"\r\n"); // Grab response even if we don't do anything with it. while (!feof($socket)) { $response = fgets($socket,4096); if ($debug) echo $response; } fclose($socket); ?>