Category Archives: security

6 ways to stop website spam attacks
6 ways to stop website spam attacks
SEO Spam attacks are designed to sink the website SEO by attaching many files that contain malicious keywords and backlinks.  Your search rankings are vital for people to find your...
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What is phishing?
What is phishing?
Phishing is the name given to a method used to obtain sensitive information, such as passwords, credit card details and so on. This is often done by the criminal sending...
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WannaCry Ransomware Attack
WannaCry Ransomware Attack
On Friday 12th May computers around the world were attacked by the WannaCry ransomware. In the UK, this attack most prominently affected computers in the NHS. Many of the systems...
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Cloudbleed – Serious CloudFlare vulnerability
Cloudbleed – Serious CloudFlare vulnerability
What is Cloudbleed? Cloudbleed is the name of a serious security breach from the content delivery network company CloudFlare. The breach leaked passwords, cookies, session keys and other sensitive information....
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Preventing hackers and cyberattacks
Preventing hackers and cyberattacks
The methods and tactics that hackers use to compromise your webspace are constantly evolving, but there a number of things that you can do to make yourself more secure. Downtime...
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WordPress Security Plugins
WordPress Security Plugins
WordPress is a very popular platform for websites and blogs, and this popularity makes it a big target for hackers and other attacks. Previously we have talked about some of...
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