WHM going crazy too many processes

My server load averages are going way high and too many processes are being consumed. Is it a DDoS attack or something wrong with the server?
Jonathan DuaneAsked:
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Blue Street TechLast KnightCommented:
Hi Jonathan,

After looking at your previous questions, you have had numerous long standing issues with this site. This is a streaming site so do you have a recent uptick in users streaming off of the site? That will take up a lot of bandwidth and processes.

If it is a true DDoS you should expect to see huge (as in very abnormal) spikes in internet bandwidth, CPU and RAM capacity to the point they become overwhelmed & exhausted.

Is this a shared hosting environment, if so I'd call your hosting support to further investigate. What type of hosting is it, Shared, VPS, Dedicated, CoLo? If the later do you have a firewall in place?

What are the log column headers in your image?


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