There is an on going and highly distributed, global attack on wordpress installations to crack open admin accounts and inject various malicious scripts.
To give you a little history, we recently heard from a major law enforcement agency about a massive attack on US financial institutions originating from our servers.
We did a detailed analysis of the attack pattern and found out that most of the attack was originating from CMSs (mostly wordpress). Further analysis revealed that the admin accounts had been compromised (in one form or the other) and malicious scripts were uploaded into the directories. Read More »
In October 2016 at the CA/Browser Forum in Redmond, Washington, Google software engineer Ryan Sleevi announced Google’s move to make Certificate Transparency mandatory for Chrome web browsing. Read More »
A Step-by-Step Guide to Switching Hosting Companies If you run websites for any length of time, you’ll find that eventually you need to change hosting companies. Whether it is because your hosting needs have outgrown the company, their service levels have gone down, or you just found a better deal somewhere else, it is important […] Read More »
There are 2 options in regards to web hosting solutions. You can host your website via a shared server or look into dedicated servers. Either option comes with its own pros and cons. Shared Hosting In most cases, shared servers are utilized by website owners who are working with a tight budget and whose websites […] Read More »