Is your server down? Is all the hard work of set up and customization in vain? You have to take care of it better to protect it. We hope that this is not your case but it is always good to take precaution measures. So, how to protect your dedicated server if you manage it yoruself?
1. First of all - do regular backups. This simple step should be done immediately. Tune up the automatic createion of the backups and do them manually as well. Do it regularly - it is the key to success.
2. The second automatic process to set up is regular updates. As a rule they provide different enhancements to your server in terms of security and stability of work.
3. Diagnostics - make scans more often, perform server cleaning and watch it to be okay. Testing can give needed valuable information about the problems in security and possibility of getting rid of them.
4. Review your server, mind the network condition, review your hardware and other vital parts of your server. Pay attention for everything to work smooth and for no danger to your system
So, to protect your server pay attention to it yourself, take care of its automatic protection and of course protect your data with doing regular backups.