I have a website server running on this droplet. Specifically Vesta CP, WordPress running on Ubuntu 18.04, which was originally hardened to only accept the following factors: my user, my password, and my key. I don't ...
I set up a new cloud instance.
I stripped down to barebones tactics and simply set up a LAMP server with SSL first, following DigitalOcean's instructions, to ensure smoothest possible sailing....
Initial Server Setup