Security Tips

SECURE YOUR SERVERS

Key things to note for keeping your servers secure:

  • Keep servers, switches and hubs locked.
  • Monitor and limit access to server rooms.
  • Consider fire and flood risks as well as theft.
  • Keep server rooms cool.
  • Ensure server rooms have redundant power supplies.

Server security tips

  • Seek expert advice from a trusted supplier.
  • Restrict the number of administrator passwords.
  • Consider using a hardware firewall for your servers.
  • For servers running Microsoft operating systems, run Microsoft Baseline Security Analyser for security advice.