STORM

Security

Enabling two factor authentication
We strongly recommend that you protect your STORM account using 2-factor authentication. To get started you will need to have an authentication app instal...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 11:45 AM
Viewing recent changes on your server
Every change you make within STORM will be saved into the Recent Events log. This log allows you to view any activity and changes that have been within STOR...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 11:57 AM
Whitelisting your IP address
By default, all ports are blocked except for 21 (FTP), 80 (HTTP) and 443 (HTTPS). Adding an IP address will allow port 22 (SSH), 3306 (MySQL) and phpMyAdm...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 12:09 PM
Enabling remote MySQL Access
First, make sure you have whitelisted your IP address by following our Whitelisting your IP address guide. From the STORM dashboard, click on Configur...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 12:19 PM
PCI Compliance
STORM has a one click option to help with your PCI compliance. Part of your PCI compliance will be a server scan, this option applies the requires sec...
Mon, 12 Nov, 2018 at 12:21 PM
Preventing Compromised Passwords
In February 2018 Troy Hunt launched the Pwned Passwords v2 service which can be used, via an API, to check for any compromised passwords. Pwned Passwords is...
Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 at 4:26 PM
Allowing authorization header in apache
For security reasons, by default, Apache on STORM servers doesn't pass "Authorization" headers sent from a client to PHP. If you would li...
Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 at 4:26 PM
Changing your password
Once logged into STORM, hover your mouse over your email address displayed in the top right corner of the page and click on Security C...
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018 at 10:25 AM
FTP Security Limitation (Lib & Etc folders)
When trying to upload certain folders to a websites public folder as the default FTP user that is created when you make a site in STORM, you will get a ...
Thu, 1 Nov, 2018 at 4:27 PM