A cPanel tutorial on how to block all outgoing emails from certain domains

When facing an issue with outgoing spam emails or just want to stop certain emails from reaching the internet, on any cPanel account you can block temporarily or permanently all outgoing emails that originate from a certain domain. How to create a list with blocked domains Connect to your WHM server using SSH. Create a […]

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Five tips on enhancing SSH server security

SSH or Secure Shell, is a UNIX-based command interface and protocol designed to allow secure communications between different hosts through an encrypted connection. SSH servers, therefore, allow users to securely log into remote hosts, run commands and operate network services. To establish an SSH connection, a user needs two components: the SSH client and the […]

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Increase the security of your Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop

Using Windows Server 2012 for personal projects or for business usage, security should be a top priority when setting up your server’s operating system. But using these 2 simple steps, you can increase the security every time you connect to your server using the Remote Desktop Protocol.  Enhance security for remote sessions By default, Windows Server […]

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Understanding DDoS attacks and the reasons behind them

DDoS or Distributed Denial-of-Service attacks are unfortunately a common occurrence in the digital era. They can not only temporarily disrupt business services, but also bring down entire organizations, stealing valuable data and sabotaging their entire operation. Try as we might, more often than not there just isn’t a way to prevent these attacks. We can […]

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What is managed hosting and why does it serve you better than other types of hosting?

  If you’re the owner of a big business, financially able to invest in top quality dedicated hosting but with no time to spare or expertise on managing the equipment you purchased, then managed hosting is the viable solution for you.   Managed hosting is essentially an extension of dedicated hosting. To get a better […]

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Five essential features to look for when choosing a web hosting provider

  You might have noticed, if you’re seeking a web hosting plan for your online business ventures, that there is an abundance of offers on the internet, each promising to provide you with the most appealing packages for the least amount of money. Many of those prices have a lot to do with security. Why? […]

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What is colocation and why is it a viable solution for you?

  Out of the different forms of web hosting available on the market nowadays, colocation stands out for being something slightly different. As the name itself suggests, this type of service refers to storing pieces of equipment in a shared location. Whose equipment, you may ask? Well, yours, of course.   Colocation is thus the […]

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Considering the benefits of private cloud servers

  Having an entire cloud to yourself can seem like an otherworldly ambition, but in web hosting, that is entirely possible. While most agree that cloud hosting is an extraordinary innovative form of hosting that holds much promise for the future, some are more reluctant to embrace the wonders of cloud hosting because they have […]

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What are the best ways to safeguard your dedicated server

  A dedicated server is by all means a huge investment. The resources that it offers, though, are numerous and they are all ready at your disposal as soon as you purchase the dedicated piece of hardware. The advantages of owning a dedicated server usually outweigh the financial difficulties it may put you through.   […]

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