Online Businesses gives server security utmost importance. The toughest and unending battle is data safety.
- Use secure passwords: Client sites hacked, defaced infected or used to spread viruses, by cracking weak passwords. Using non-dictionary words and alphanumeric characters enough to constitute secure passwords.
- Secure SSH: Enable public key authentication for SSH. Change default port 22 to some secure one.
- Securing Apache: Use Mod Security tool to prevent the malicious use of Apache.
Server aliases are additional names for your virtual host. Unlike domain aliases, they are not added to your DNS zone, and are registered only with apache. For instance, if your virtual host name is cpwebhosting.net and you also would like it to be available at www.cpwebhosting.net, you should add www server alias to the cpwebhosting.net domain.
how can we add a server alias ?
To add a server alias, do the following:
Select Quick Access in Account menu.
Click the Web Options icon to go to your web options page.
Click the Edit icon next to the domain you need.
Scroll down to the Server alias field and click the Add icon.
Enter server alias. It will be added to the list of server aliases for this virtual host name.