How to password protect a directory

Password Protection allows you to set login details on a directory to ensure only people who have the login details can access this section of your website. It is also useful for restricting access to a directory on your hosting account, where you might store .pdf files for example. To password protect a directory, please […]

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I cannot FTP to my account – am I blocked?

LetsHost operate multiple layers of account security for all users. If you entered a password incorrectly several times while connecting with FTP or if one of the files being uploaded contains potentially malicious content (virus etc), our systems will block your computer from the hosting server.  This is strictly to prevent your account and the […]

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My IP address is blocked. How do I unblock it?

Your IP address can be blocked on our firewalls if a password is entered incorrectly multiple times, or if our system detects unusual activity. If you are blocked by our firewall, only you are blocked, and other users can access your website as usual. Our firewalls are there to protect your website and email from malicious […]

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What is an EV SSL and how are they issued?

With more and more business being done online, it is more important than ever that your customer’s information (credit card numbers, passwords, personal details, etc.) are encrypted and kept secure when being sent over the internet. To ensure this information is safe, you will need to have an SSL certificate installed on your website. But […]

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