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    Server crashes every week--Need security help!

    Guys need help,

     

    New to hosting website on seperate server, website working fine but server gets intruded every week and crashes the web site, so I have to always restore from the snapshot that I have created. I have my antivirus, windows security and firewall updated, also changes usernames and passwords, but still some one hacks easily and crashes the website. Need more help on security and how should I keep bugs away from my server. Kindly give inputs.

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    Moderator

    Hi @bae, thanks for posting.

    There's a lot of potentially vulnerable points to check. It could stem from any of the password for your GoDaddy account, the server user and/or FTP accounts on the server, or even your email address. If you are using an application for your site, such as WordPress, you will want to check the password for any accounts used on your website. You'll also want to ensure that the site is up to date. This article offers some other suggestions:

    https://www.godaddy.com/help/my-website-was-hacked-20203

    Perhaps some members of the community will have some further suggestions for you to check.

    ^Gary

    Gary - GoDaddy | Community Moderator
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