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How to secure your server against hackers

Security principles for Windows and Linux servers

Mar. 10, 2018 -

This week one of my clients was hacked and asked me for emergency assistance to help secure their server infrastructure. It was a web server that ran WordPress websites on Apache (with PHP/MySQL), including a few webshops with customer data. This hack could easily have been prevented with the following best practices, is your server secure?

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The data centre is where your server lives. Even though it may be physically secure, you should check upon its software too!
The data centre is where your server lives. Even though it may be physically secure, you should check upon its software too!
Check upon your server regulary - or find somebody that does this for you.
Check upon your server regulary - or find somebody that does this for you.

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