Protecting Your Website

Protecting Your Website Blog

Protecting your website is very important as it’s a big part of your business. It’s important to protect your website from hackers as well as technical failure. The consequences of not protecting yourself could result in loss of service, reduced revenue or damaged reputation.

Some of the risks of not protecting your website are theft of customer information or your website may fail due to infrastructure.

If you are hosting your website yourself a few things that can help you protect your website are, always use the latest version of any web platform software. Regularly back up your website. Never store customer’s information on a public server and lastly always use strong passwords and change your passwords regularly.

If you are hosting your website through a third party hosting company you should review all security and availability policy and arrangements. Also check the service level agreement meets all your needs.