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7 Tips to Clean & Maintain Your Website

By Michael Evert / August 2, 2022

Most people would agree — living in a house full of accumulated debris and unnecessary objects can create a chaotic environment, and even cause health problems. This scenario is easily applicable to your website, too. You can think of your hosting environment as the home where your website lives.   It’s extremely easy for hosting accounts […]

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Analyzing Attack Data and Trends Targeting Log4J

By Topher Tebow / August 2, 2022

The Log4j vulnerability, initially reported in November 2021, has affected millions of devices and applications around the world. It has the potential to allow a malicious actor to take full control of vulnerable devices. As a result of how Log4j controls the logging of strings and code, the vulnerability allows malicious actors to inject malicious […]

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WordPress Vulnerabilities & Patch Roundup — July 2022

By Antony Garand / July 29, 2022

Vulnerability reports and responsible disclosures are essential for website security awareness and education. Automated attacks targeting known software vulnerabilities are one of the leading causes of website compromises. To help educate website owners on emerging threats to their environments, we’ve compiled a list of important security updates and vulnerability patches for the WordPress ecosystem this […]

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DHL Phishing Page Uses Telegram Bot for Exfiltration

By Krasimir Konov / July 26, 2022

One of the quickest ways for an attacker to harvest financial data, credentials, and sensitive personal information is through phishing. These social engineering attacks can typically be found masquerading as a trusted or recognizable service, intent on tricking unsuspecting users into submitting sensitive information on the attacker’s customized web page. Criminals use phishing because it […]

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How to Change WordPress Username?

By Srikant Mahapatra / July 25, 2022

WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world. It powers 43% of all websites on the Internet. And due to its popularity, it is a popular target for hackers. According to a 2018 Sucuri report, 90% of all CMS-based websites cleaned by it during that year were WordPress websites. No WordPress user […]

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Cryptominers & WebAssembly in Website Malware

By Cesar Anjos / July 21, 2022

WebAssembly (also referred to as Wasm) is a binary instruction format that runs in the browser to enable high-performance applications on web pages and can be executed much faster than traditional JavaScript. WebAssembly can be executed in a variety of environments, including servers, IoT devices, and mobile or desktop apps — but was originally designed […]

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PayPal WooCommerce Setup – Easy Guide

By Shreya / July 20, 2022

Your WooCommerce site is coming together and it’s time to add a payment method. It’s not as exciting as adding product photos and designing the site. But, you’ve finished the grueling task of doing your research and have picked PayPal. Maybe you’ve already got a PayPal business account. Maybe you trust their level of security. […]

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PrestaShop Skimmer Concealed in One Page Checkout Module

By Matt Morrow / July 19, 2022

PrestaShop is a popular freemium open source e-commerce platform used by hundreds of thousands of webmasters to sell products and services to website visitors. While PrestaShop’s CMS market share is only 0.8%, it should still come as no surprise that attackers have been crafting malware to specifically target environments who use this software. In this […]

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How to Add Stripe to WooCommerce – Beginner’s Guide

By Shreya / July 15, 2022

Setting up the right payment gateway for your WooCommerce site is a crucial step in getting your e-commerce business off the ground. Since you’ve decided that Stripe is the way to go, we’re here to help you get started. To add Stripe to WooCommerce site, you are required to activate a plugin and connect it […]

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