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Tips for Windows VPS Security

The Internet is an aggressive and uncontrollable environment where a light-hearted administrator could be easily eaten up sooner or later. Recently cases of Windows vps hacking become more frequent. That is the reason why unskilled administrators often ask how to protect Windows server. Here you can find some helpful tips.

Tips to secure your Windows VPS:

  • Lockout policy setup. Windows based server is not protected from brute force attack by default. It means that hacker can create thousands of RDP-connections, using different usernames and passwords with the aim to find a correct one. That is why it is useful to setup lockout policy which provides temporary blocking of a user after several failed attempts. Fulfill these steps: Start – Run – secpol.msc – Security Settings – Account Policies – Account Lockout Policy. More →

VPS – what does it mean?

Nowadays there is a large selection of hosting services at the host market. One of the most widely-spread internet goods is virtual server, or VPS. But what does this abbreviation mean?

VPS is a modern host technology which combines private server power and control flexibility. These three letters stand for words ‘virtual private server’. This service provides a user with private dedicated server which could be used for new library versions creation or present library alteration.

Within the scope of this service the user is provided with virtual server located on a separate physical machine. The user has a root access to the system, so he is able to install any program or to change any configurations of the server. More →

Tips: how VMFrame blog can help you

On the Internet there are thousands of different blogs oriented towards certain subject. People got having a blog into the habit so very fast they are unable to abandon it now. Blog is a really excellent instrument which can be used for for easy communication and rapid transmission of required information. As for our blog, here you can easily find important expert tips concerning host or information safety. Here, the information that can help to examine complex terms and situations is stored.

One of the main advantages of visiting a blog is a nice opportunity to meet like-minded people or prospective clients. For example, on VMFrame blog you can discuss urgent questions concerning storing information with security with people who share your views and ideas and find interesting opposite views to this topic. More →