Many site owners with good traffic are now switching to VPS or virtual private server hosting, especially Linux VPS hosting. Although VPS is also available for Windows, Linux OS proves to be more resilient and high-performance driven, which enhances the server functions, and thus, the site experience. It is cost-effective and supports a wide range of applications and coding languages, so you can seamlessly manage your server resources. However, when you have such an efficient resource at your disposal, you also need to ensure its security.
Here are few handy ways to keep your Linux VPS secure.
- Change the default login.
When your hosting provider sets up the VPS server with Linux, it usually comes with a standard username and password. These default values are very easy for hackers to crack and violate your system. To ensure safety, we recommend that you change it right away. Also, when setting … Read more