Web hosts lose thousands of dollars to server attacks. Data loss and downtime badly affects hosting credibility. Securing web servers from attacks is crucial for business success.
Is cPanel firewall issues causing frequent service downtimes? Here’s how you can protect your hosting business
If you have cPanel shared hosting servers, chances are that you will be using Config Server Firewall (CSF) and Login Failure Daemon (LFD) firewall to secure your server. While they provide great out of the box security, it’s default settings can cause Connection Timed Out errors for your customers, which are usually reported as web, email, FTP or control panel down times. Repeated occurrences of service unavailability quickly leads to poor service reputation, and account cancellations.
Faced with such a situation, most web hosts get a server administrator to do a one time firewall optimization, and believe their servers are immune to firewall issues. However, this is not true. (more…)
Proactive monitoring of the hard-drives with Acronis drive manager, informs the user of imminent drive failure and thereby prevent data loss.
Acronis drive monitor checks the disk health in three categories and reports deviations to the user. (more…)
When troubleshooting mail or attempting to discover the source of spam originating from your server, it is often useful to enable extended Exim logging.
It is a fairly easy task, and can be performed in a matter of minutes… (more…)