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SiteLock Features

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SiteLock offers customers a simple tool to perform a really complicated task: maintaining security on their websites and servers. If you’re wondering what SiteLock’s protection entails, this article has the information you’re looking for.

How SiteLock Works
SiteLock works by scanning the websites you set up on your server for an enormous [...]

Verifying SiteLock Domain Ownership

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Before SiteLock™ can completely scan your site, you need to verify that you own the domain name you’re scanning.

To Verify SiteLock Domain Ownership

Log in to your Account Manager.
Click SiteLock.
Next to the SiteLock account you want to use, click [...]

Changing SiteLock Email Settings

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By default, SiteLock emails notifications to the email address on your GoDaddy account. However, you can change that email address, as well as which emails you receive within the SiteLock dashboard.

To Update Your SiteLock Email Address and Settings

Log in to your Account Manager.
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Upgrading Your SiteLock Account

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If you want to add features to your SiteLock account, such as SMART scans or additional pages, you can upgrade your account at any time.

Upgrading your SiteLock account does not let you scan multiple websites with the same account. You must have separate SiteLock accounts for each website you want [...]

Fixing Issues SiteLock Detects

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If SiteLock’s scans (more info) detect compromises or vulnerabilities, it offers two methods to fix them.

Secure Malware Automatic Removal Tool (SMART)
Available on our Professional and Premium SiteLock accounts, SMART performs a scan on all of your website’s files and automatically removes malware it detects.

It’s a powerful tool to make sure [...]

Setting up SiteLock

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SiteLock™ is a security-enhancing tool for your website. It offers a number of different scans to find vulnerabilities and compromises, as well as providing ways to fix the issues it finds.

To Set Up SiteLock

Log in to your Account Manager.
Click SiteLock.
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Configuring SiteLock SMART Scans

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SiteLock’s SMART scans not only scan your website for malware, it also removes known infections from your site’s files to protect your visitors and reputation from harm.

Configuring SMART depends on whether you have a SiteLock from GoDaddy account or if you received it as part of your Managed or Fully [...]

Adding SiteLock's Trust Seal to Your Site

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If your website is vulnerability-free, SiteLock™ lets you display a Trust Seal on your site. This way, you can help you build visitors’ trust by letting them know your website poses no security threat.

To display your Trust Seal, you’ll need to manually enter HTML on your website.

To Find Your Trust [...]

Performing SiteLock Scans on Demand

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Though SiteLock™ automatically scans your site, you can request to perform most scans at any time. For more information about which scans SiteLock offers, see What types of scans does SiteLock offer?

NOTE: Before you can scan your website, you must verify your account (more info).

To Perform SiteLock Scans

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Changing Your SiteLock Language Preference

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SiteLock offers multi-lingual support. If your language doesn’t automatically default to your GoDaddy account’s preference, you can change it.

To Change Your SiteLock Language Preference

Log in to your Account Manager.
Click SiteLock.
Next to the account you want to use, click [...]

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