Best practices for securing the Eclipse database server

  • Don’t allow direct access to the Linux server from the public Internet
  • Don’t use a weak root password
  • Disable root remote Login
  • Don’t allow Eclipse users to use blank passwords – Enforce Stronger Passwords
  • Disable Unwanted Services
  • Enable Firewall
  • Keep your system up-to-date by installing updates (e.g. operating system, software, and firmware updates) and rebooting on a monthly basis.
  • Monitor Server Logs Regularly