What do I do if my website has been hacked?

website tech team

Toronto, Ontario Jun 29, 2022 (Issuewire.com)  – If you find yourself in a situation where your website has a virus and is being hacked here are some steps you can take to recover the security of your website.
First you always want to be prepared prior to a website virus and this includes automatic daily website backups. You can find some products that save a backup of your website off the server in a different location.

But if you find yourself in a situation where your website has already been compromised there is a few things you need to do.

Don’t hesitate to call your website hosting providers as there are a few things they can do to resolve the issue. Your website hosting company will have tools that they can use to clean up your website and restore from backups etc.

Change your passwords immediately and make sure you pick a secure password and have it saved somewhere safe.

You can also use software like SiteLock which has an emergency response service for websites that have been compromised. SiteLock comes with complete malware removal, 7 days after care, and real-time updates.

Always make sure that your website has all the right security headings, off server backups to restore from and virus protection to prevent future website attacks.

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