Website hosting security has matured in recent years. Naturally, the types of security issues have changed because of it. For example, cross-contamination over multiple shared hosting accounts used to be a major problem for large website hosting providers, but this isn’t really a huge threat today. However, malware attacks and other website security-related issues at the account level are still very real problems – just ask anyone who has had their website defaced, redirected, or abused in phishing attacks.
This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog post authored by Dre Armeda. Read the original post at: Sucuri Blog