At SupportHost we use ClamAV to scan all incoming and outgoing emails on our servers, to ensure that you cannot send or receive viruses or anything else through our service. In addition to these automatic scans, you can also perform a manual scan of your files. I remind you that all files are scanned in
With SupportHost you can buy an SSL certificate and install it all by yourself. Keep in mind that every plan offers an SSL certificate given by Let’s Encrypt and it will be active on every hosting account. However, in some cases it is better to use an SSL certificate of a different kind. First of
Joomla is without any doubt one of the most famous Open Source CMS, unfortunately it is also known to have some security flaws. Punti importanti Always keep joomla (and its component and templates) updated at the last version Use a different username than admin edit regularly your administrator password only install extensions that are maintained
Years ago only hackers were able to damage a website. Recently everyone can find a tutorial on how to hack a vulnerable script. We take security very seriously, that’s why we have implemented a system to avoid your application being hacked. In any case we can’t guarantee a complete protection of your account as it
If you want to password protect a folder you can do it directly from cPanel. Login and then click on “directory privacy” in the files section You will see a list of all the folders on your account. You can click on the icon to see the content of a folder, or clieck on the
login to cPanel and clieck on “IP Blocker” in the SECURITY section Add the IP you want to block in the box, then click on “Add”. You can insert the IP in various formats in case you want to block an IP range, as described in the screen
Check this tutorial to read an explanation about hotlink protection. To activate this protection login to cPanel and click on “Hotlink Protection” in the SECURITY section. Click on enable to activate the hotlink protection. You can customise the settings editing the fields below.
The Hotlink protection is a tool to avoid an external use of your resources. For example if your website has a lot of useful images and videos, others might use your url to avoid using the resources on their accounts. Enabling Hotlink protection your files can only be accessed locally, only from your website.
To install an SSL certificate for free check this guide. If you have installed an SSL certificate and you want to remove it, scroll down to the “SECURITY”section and clieck on SSL/TSL Then click on “Generate, view, upload, or delete SSL certificates”. You will see a list of installed certificates on your account, you will
Every night the server executes a check installing automatically all the certificates needed. For this process to work the domain must point correctly to the server. If you don’t want to wait 24 hours you can access the cPanel so force the check by going to SSL status → run autossl If you want to