7 Docker uses for minimalists: GUIs, IDEs, and honeypots
There’s a ton of Docker uses those who are both minimalists and sysadmins—use it to run GUI apps locally or set up a honeypot for ultimate VPS security.
SSH two-factor authentication: How to enable on your VPS
Easily enable SSH two-factor authentication to ensure that would-be attackers can’t easily access your VPS. Combine with SSH keys for even more security.
The Equifax fiasco: Here’s what devs need to learn
You might have heard about the massive Equifax data breach from September 2017, but have you thought about what it means for VPS security?
Tutorial: VPS Security Audits Using Lynis
We’ve written in the past about general security-focused steps you can take to protect your VPS, such as enabling SSH authentication or general server maintenance, but there comes a time …
How to enable 2FA on your SSD Nodes dashboard
Here at SSD Nodes, we can’t recommend enough that our customers turn on two-factor authentication (2FA) as soon as they create their account and launch their first virtual private server …
Secure your VPS with one simple password trick
Most people who operate a VPS understand one of the fundamentals of password best practices: never use the same password in more than one location.
Connecting to your VPS with SSH and improving security
As soon as your new virtual private server (VPS) is partitioned, you’ll probably want to log in and get started. SSH is your answer.