Shared Server Website Safety

Shared hosting very popular primarily for two reasons:

  • It’s relatively easy to set up an account at many big-box hosts;
  • It’s generally very, very cheap.

But like many things, you get what you pay for. Shared hosting is inexpensive because so many accounts are packed tight on each server – many users, many opportunities for problems that may affect your site even if you’re playing by the rules.

Learn a few of the ways you can shut down attempts to compromise your website here.