Category Archives: Power VPS

Windows vs Linux

It’s hardly a new debate, but the arguments in favour of either a Linux or Windows operating system are as relevant as ever. While Windows dominates the desktop, Linux is generally preferred in the data centre, though Windows has a … Continue reading

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Tips on protecting your server

When you purchase a VPS, you need to protect it. Bots trawl the Internet looking for any possible vulnerability, and an open VPS or Dedicated Server is a potential goldmine. But, thankfully, locking down your server is fairly easy – … Continue reading

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DDoS attacks: your questions answered

Every nanosecond, someone disagrees with what someone else has said on the internet. Most of these people leave an angry response or meme on a comment thread and then promptly forget about it. However, a minority take it much further … Continue reading

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Bash Security Update (VPS)

You may be aware of a Bash vulnerability affecting Unix-based operating systems such as Linux (such as CentOS or Ubuntu). This bug known as “Shellshock” is serious but can be resolved by updating your server.

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