Basic Windows Server 2016 Security Measures

After creating a new 1&1 Cloud Server with Windows 2016, there are several procedures we recommend you follow in order to increase the server's security. Learn the recommended "best practices" for a new Windows server, including changing the Administrator name, setting an Account Lockout Policy, and more. [...]  

Windows Server Security Rule 9: Detection and Notifications

Now that we have hardened the server and the applications we want to setup a notification for potential breaches and detections. With Rule #9 we are almost finished with our 10 rule series. [...]  

Improve Your Linux Server's Security in Three Easy Steps

After you have performed the basic security setup on a new 1&1 Cloud Server with Linux, it is considered "best practices" to install and configure a few essential security applications. Learn recommendations for three steps you can take to improve your Linux server's security. [...]  

Basic Linux Server Security Measures

After creating a new 1&1 Cloud Server with Linux, there are several basic security measures which are recommended as "best practices." Learn what to do to lock down a brand new server, including installing Fail2Ban, securing the root SSH login, and more. [...]  

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