India VPS Hosting
Web hosting without security is of no use. The hosting plan should be able to deliver performance as well as security to the users. If you need the security at a low hosting cost, then you should better go for the virtual private server. As the server is placed in a private setting, nothing can get into the hosting space and disturb the performance of the server as well as the hosted website. With the customization feature, you can also add more security protocols to the server and run them. Some of the additional methods which can be used to enhance the security of the India VPS Hosting are explained below.
Monitor Server Logs
Managing the virtual private server log is an important task that should be considered. You will only know this when you stay in control of the VPS hosting. You can be prepared for any issues or errors happening in your VPS hosting by just tracking the virtual private server system as well as the software running on the server. As you are getting the full root access of the VPS hosting at the time of its provision, you can know the resource usage, monitor the server, know the customer activity on your website, analyze the traffic fluctuations happening and also understand the software-generated errors. You can easily handle all the issues of the VPS hosting in this way. If you know the errors happening on the virtual private server, you can easily get knowledge about them and can analyze how well you can resolve the error to get the perfect hosting solution.
Performing Timely Updations Of The Server
Performing timely updations of the virtual private server is an important aspect to increase security. Whenever you update your VPS hosting to a newer version, you will get more additional features to run on the server which will enhance the security. You can also get high performance for your hosted website by using this technique. If you do not have much time to spend updating the server or doing the management side of the server, better choose the fully managed VPS hosting plan so that your hosting provider will do it for you. Timely updations are very important for the proper functioning of the virtual private server.
SSH Login Options
When you log in to the SSH of the server you will surely get tendencies of brute force attacks which will affect the performance of the hosted website on the virtual private server. It is always better to change the default password to a customized one having a combination of numbers, alphabets, and special characters. Changing the password from time to time can also be a better option.
Setting Up The Firewall System
Unwanted traffic is always a nuisance to the virtual private server hosting. A firewall system is installed on the VPS hosting for this. If the operating system that is running on the virtual private server is Linux then it has a pre-build firewall system with it. You can also install the additional firewall system to ensure the safety of the virtual private server.
Making Sure Of The Malware Protection
Having a malware protection program is always good for VPS hosting. Along with installing the firewall system, it is also mandatory to monitor your server continuously to search for any malware. Any type of malware will affect your hosted website and thereby affect the performance so it is very much necessary to make your server free from all errors and malware. Having great antivirus software running on the virtual private server will also allow you to get malware protection. You can constantly update the software to get the maximum benefit out of it.
You can always get rid of unwanted files and unwanted traffic once you run the antivirus system on the virtual private server.
Protection Against The Brute Force Attacks
We have already mentioned the trouble regarding the brute force attacks occurring to the virtual private server. You should never create any weak passwords for the virtual private server. It is always better to control the VPS hosting by using a master password which is very difficult to copy. The brute force attacks are common attacks in the IT industry which compromise the security of the VPS hosting. These are to be considered seriously and necessary precautions are to be taken. Not only a strong password but you will also need some tools which will help you to understand and solve the brute force attacks. Tool chalk that is associated with the control panel is a tool that will help to detect the brute force attack happening on the server. If there are several login attempts failures, then this tool will automatically block the log in. This is the perfect security measure that you can to avoid a brute force attack.
Attaining Security By Customisation Of The VPS Hosting
As you will get the customization feature with the virtual private server hosting, you can incorporate any kind of security applications to run on the India VPS according to your preference and taste. This will only add up to the security of your VPS hosting. You can even customize the security plans which will be perfect for your business and then run on the server. The virtual private server is a flexible server that supports all kinds of applications and software.