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Logging in to SiteLock

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After setting up SiteLock (



), you’ll probably want to log in to it to view its reports or view some other detail it provides.

How you do that depends on whether you have standalone SiteLock or Managed or Fully Managed server.

Standalone SiteLock

Log in to your Account [...]

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 [...]

Identifying, Removing, and Preventing Malware on Your Hosting Server

If your hosting account has been compromised, we have information to help you.

Which of my domain names will SiteLock scan?

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When you set up your SiteLock account on a domain name (more info), it will scan that domain name’s website, as well as all of that domain name’s subdomains.

For example, if you set up SiteLock for, it will also scan and

However, if you want SiteLock to scan [...]

What types of scans does SiteLock offer?

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SiteLock™ offers different types of scans to find vulnerabilities and compromises on your website. Get the details about each below:

Malware Scan
Our malware scanner crawls websites and checks for malware signatures, links and JavaScript within the source code. SiteLock maintains a large database of known hacks, threats and signatures [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Understanding Your SiteLock Malware Scan Report

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SiteLock’s Malware Scan checks your website’s pages for for malware signatures, links and JavaScript within the source code. You can find more information about the scan in What types of scans does SiteLock offer?

This information will help you understand the results of the Malware Scan.

This will show the website that [...]

SiteLock's Glossary of Hacks

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While hackers can get creative with how they compromise a site, there are things they typically do.

If SiteLock™ detects any of these issues during its scans (more info), they offer tools to fix them (more info).

Redirect (.htaccess on Linux or web.config on Windows) — This is when a website is [...]

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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