when you choose a hosting Company to host your website The minimum of security That this Company must provide is :
- Safe MODE = must be ON ( some php scripts don't work when SF is On )
- Mod Security = must be Installed ( To stop SQL ,XSS and other attacks)
- Firewall = must be Installed ( To Stop IP Spoofing and DDos attacks )
- IDS ( Like Snort ) = Must be installed ( to stop Buffer Overflow Attacks )
This the Minimum of security