BIP KB Tag: Secure

What Is SSH?

Introduction to SSH Secure Shell Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged using a secure channel between two networked devices. The two major versions of the protocol are SSH-1 and SSH-2. Shell Shell is a program to log into another computer over a network to execute commands in a remote machine and to move files from one machine to another. It provides strong authentication and secure co...
By tasia, April 6, 2015


SCP And SFTP - Secure File Transfer Using SSH

SCP means a Secure Copy. It is a method of remote communication and sending files between networks, but having the sent files secured with the SSH (Security Shell) protocol. It allows to transfer files without information leakage. SCP is a substitute for the legacy `cp` file transfer application. SFTP stands for Secure File Transfer Protocol. This is an application which uses Secure Shell in relocating files. It avoids the plain transmis...
By jill, April 6, 2015


How To Secure ssh

Here are couple ways to change your sshd default configuration settings and make / Secure ssh daemon more secure / restrictive and thus protect your server from unwanted intruders. NOTE: Everytime you make changes in the sshd configuration file you need to restart sshd. By doing so, your current connections will not be closed ! Make sure that you have a separate terminal open with root logged-in in case you do some misconfigurat...
By tapish01, June 26, 2015


How to Secure Your WordPress Websites

WordPress is by far the most popular CMS Content Management System used on the internet. 1 out of 6 websites use WordPress. In this tutorial you will learn how to secure your WordPress website but first lets go over some of the myths circling the interest about WordPress. Top 10 WordPress Security Myths Source: http://www.problogger.net/archives/2012/08/29/top-10-wordpress-security-myths/ Here are the myths...
By sabinshrestha, September 24, 2015