STRATO places the greatest value in security and availability. That is why we do everything to completely protect you and your website visitors from all types of risks. You are always on the safe side with STRATO.
The topics of data protection and data security have never been so relevant. With STRATO products, you can relax and concentrate on what is most important. Our excellent IT security, our data protection and availability are verified repeatedly each year through independent TÜV certification (ISO 27001). STRATO offers you a three-tiered security concept that leaves nothing to be desired. The concept includes the following three levels of a secure website.
STRATO data centers
Your domains and web space are perfectly safe in the STRATO data centers. The TÜV is convinced of the quality and security of our STRATO data centers. In 2004, STRATO received the BS-7799 TÜV certification for excellent IT security, data protection and availability and the independent TÜV certification according to DIN ISO 27001 – and still holds it to this day.More information about the STRATO data centers
Security features of STRATO products
Safeguard yourself! Our products offer you the best features for additional protection against all types of risks from the internet.More information about product security features
Secure data transmission
Protect data transmissions between your website and the computers of your visitors. Take the topic of security seriously and encrypt the traffic to and from your website.More information about secure data transmission
STRATO data centers – brawny bodyguards for your projects
STRATO data centers are among the most secure in the world. We have voluntarily obligated ourselves to the highest standards with regard to data protection and security – and that's in addition to Germany's strict legal requirements. Thus, a maximum level of security is provided for at all times. The data from around four million websites and more than 60,000 servers is kept securely in our data centers as if it were in a safe.
Hosted in Germany
All of your data is saved exclusively in our highly secure data centers in Germany. Thus, you are covered by German data protection – one of the strictest in the world.
STRATO data centers are among the most powerful and secure places for your projects. We achieve this through strong partnerships with market leaders throughout the world and sophisticated security systems.
The TÜV is also convinced of the quality and security of our data centers. STRATO is particularly proud to be holding the coveted TÜV seal according to ISO 27001 (formerly 7799) since 2004 for the excellent availability and security of all services in the STRATO data centers. Furthermore, this certification includes several security measures in the IT infrastructure itself, in the secondary technology and in the process chain. STRATO has been certified annually according to ISO 27001 since 2004.
Decide on STRATO and maximum security in all areas of web hosting. STRATO works according to a strict security concept, which provides for the highest level of availability and the best protection.
- Redundancies within the data centers
- Data mirroring between our data centers
- Battery-powered, disruption-free power supply
- Back-up power devices for autonomous operation
- Modern laser fire detectors and quenching gas
- Data centers in hidden locations
Product security – risk management at the highest level
You can protect yourself against all current risks on the internet with STRATO. Countless security features from different products are available to you for this purpose. Declare war against digital hazards!
Backups are essential! Regularly backing up your data through STRATO BackupControl is one of the basic measures when it comes to data security. Fully automatic backups of all your hosting data are performed daily in the STRATO data centers — all without you having to do a thing. Your data is secured with the help of multi-stage, redundant hard drive systems. This service allows you to access different backup copies of your homepage at any time via FTP. Thus, you can easily restore old versions or accidentally deleted files.
Depending on the selected STRATO product, you can configure extremely detailed settings for your backups. What this means for you: Regardless of whether you are an expert or not too technically inclined, you are always on the safe side with STRATO products.
STRATO SiteGuard protects you from having your data manipulated by hackers and other invaders. This service monitors your web space in the background and notifies you in the event of unauthorized write accesses. Hence, you can always be certain that your homepage data was not modified without your authorization. Furthermore, you can enable general write protection for your files or e.g. disable FTP and SSH access with the STRATO SiteGuard. You can set up this service in the customer service area.
The STRATO SiteGuard protects you free of charge in all hosting packages starting with PowerWeb Basic.
STRATO ServerSide Security
STRATO joined forces with a research group from the Humboldt University in Berlin in order to develop STRATO ServerSide AntiVirus and STRATO ServerSide AntiSpam.
STRATO ServerSide AntiVirus
With the innovative STRATO ServerSide AntiVirus, your email mailboxes are optimally protected at all times against hazardous viruses, worms and attacks from the internet. The intelligent filter system already blocks viruses for you on our server so that emails with hazardous software do not even make it to your mailbox. The permanent monitoring by our anti-virus specialists also guarantees fast and comprehensive protection of your mailbox against new mass viruses.
STRATO ServerSide AntiSpam
In contrast to many other systems, STRATO ServerSide AntiSpam is able to learn to sort out increasingly intelligent spam. In order for you to be certain that real messages are not accidentally rejected as spam, we constantly develop new methods and techniques to separate "good, desired" messages from "bad, undesired" messages.
STRATO's security experts constantly work on further developing and improving the systems. You will receive STRATO ServerSide Security free of charge with the email packages and hosting packages.
Protect yourself and the visitors to your website even better than before from hacker attacks and malware. STRATO SiteLock regularly examines your website for different weaknesses and provides you with helpful tips to avoid holes in your security.
We do not have any access to your data – and that is a good thing. That is why STRATO SiteLock starts where our technical possibilities for protection end and offers you an important form of additional protection for your website. With the "SiteLock Seal" on your website, you show your visitors that you take security seriously.
There are also a lot of other product-related features so that you can optimally protect yourself, your data and your visitors. You can find more information about the product features on the respective product pages.
Secure data transmission through encryption
By choosing STRATO's data centers, you have decided on an optimally secured platform. The product-related security features from STRATO provide advanced protection for your data. Thus, you can also secure the data transmission between your website and your visitors' computers for absolute and complete protection.
Optimal protection thanks to the best SSL certificates
SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is an internet protocol that encrypts transferred data. It allows data like credit card information, passwords or bank accounts to be transmitted securely. This type of encryption is an absolute necessity for every webshop.
Use the STRATO SSL certificates to protect yourself and your visitors/customers from crime on the internet. Show everyone that you take security seriously. In cooperation with Symantec, STRATO offers you a selection of different SSL certificates. You can integrate a corresponding certificate for nearly all requirements. Orders can be placed quickly and conveniently through the STRATO customer service area.