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KonsoleH:Sicherheit (SSL, FTPS, SFTP, usw.)/en

Security of your data on Shared Hosting and Managed Servers

Hetzner Online GmbH make available the following security connections:

Administration interface https://konsoleh.your-server.de

Protected access to the administration interface with SSL encryption via https protocol.

Web mail access via https://webmail.your-server.de

Protected access to the web mailbox with SSL encryption via https protocol.

POP3, IMAP and SMTP access via mail.your-server.de

Protected access to POP3, IMAP and SMTP with SSL encrpytion. Enter the address mail.your-server.de as the host name in the email program. Click on SSL for protocol. The remaining access data appears as shown in your completion notice. TLS can also be used as an alternative.

FTP access via FTPS/SFTP

Account access for transferring data via FTPS/SFTP. This applies to Up- and Downloads.

Enter wwwXXX.your-server.de or dediXXX.your-server.de as host name for the server. The precise server name can be found in the completion notice for the account.

SSH from Level 19 and Managed Servers

Protocol for encrypted remote diagnostics for servers/computers(consoles). The SSH port to be used is 222.

Thawte SSL certificates

We offer Thawte SSL certificates as an addon for the secure transfer of website data via https://.

Such certificates are directly installed on the client account by Hetzner at the time of ordering and the websites can be called up in the browser via https://.

For more information on this, please see http://www.hetzner.de/en/zertifikate.html



SSL (Security Socket Layer) and TLS (Transport Layer Security) are protocols used for the encryption and authentication of a connection. In the absence of a certificate warning, the use of this protocol ensures that communication with the chosen partner is indeed conducted securely.


Secure data transfer via FTP using SSH ( assumes the use of Filezilla/WinSCP clients ).


Secure FTP protocol variant - here control and data channels are separately encrypted via SSL, SSH login is not necessary.

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