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How to configure your New VPs?
5 Steps to Configure Your New VPS and Get It Ready to Use Step 1: Learn How to Log into Your VPS via Secure Shell (SSH) Access Step 2: Update Your Server Step 3: Create a New User and Modify Its Privileges Step 4: Enable Public Key Authentication Step 5: Set Up a Firewall for Your VPS
Is your VPS secure enough to protect your website?
However, you don鈥檛 just need to worry about someone breaking into your site鈥檚 dashboard 鈥?it鈥檚 also vital that you protect the Virtual Private Server (VPS) where your website is hosted. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to secure your VPS against malicious third parties.
How do I set up SSH on a secure VPS?
Once you鈥檝e created a normal user account, connect to your secure VPS as root. Then you can open the /etc/ssh/sshd_config file and locate this line: Next, add the below line, being sure to replace 鈥渦sername鈥?with the normal user account you created in the previous step:
How can I protect my VPs from being hacked?
The most effective way to protect your VPS against attack is to opt for a hosting provider that prioritizes security. At A2 Hosting, all our VPS hosting packages include HostGuard Management and 24/7/365 Guru Crew Support. We also ensure you have access to additional security tools, by providing cPanel and Softaculous as standard features.