What is Sandboxie? This video will show you a brief overview of a wonderful program called Sandboxie. With Sandboxie, you can safely surf the web without worrying about malicious malware or viruses affecting the rest of your computer. You can also use it for simply testing a program on your … Read more about Sandboxie – The Safer Way to Surf the Web
Want to know why WordPress security is so important? If you're self-hosting WordPress, then listen to our Radio Interview on Night Cap with Larry & Kelli, which aired on BlogTalkRadio April 22, 2010. We discussed our WordPress Security Services, why malicious hackers hack, the roadmaps that … Read more about WordPress Security Radio Interview at Night Cap
The last two WordPress websites that we dehacked, infected with the Ninoplas Base64 malware, were both hosted at *Godaddy with many similarities. How to remove the Ninoplas Base64 virus? This can be done by using the Godaddy's Linux hosting restore feature. On average, it takes around 14 to 20 … Read more about Ninoplas Base64 WordPress Hacked on Godaddy | Case Study
Over the last couple of week, many WordPress websites hosted at Network Solutions were attacked with malicious code. Now, it's happening again. But...it's not just affecting sites running WordPress, it's also infecting Joomla and HTML sites too. According to stopmalvertising.com, this malicious … Read more about WordPress Blogs Hacked Again iframe Corpadsinc – Network Solutions
More and more, I hear people blaming WordPress and/or hosting companies for their websites being compromised. Some have valid points and others have not taken the security measure necessary to protect themselves. But...who's responsible for your website's security? Ultimately, it's you! You own the … Read more about Who’s Responsible for Your WordPress Security?
This week has been challenging for many self-hosted WordPress site owners. I've seen numerous posts all over the Internet of people plagued with the dreaded Ninoplas Base64 Virus. This virus isn't pretty. It attacks EVERY .php file on your server! If not removed properly, it will replicate itself … Read more about WordPress Site Hacked – Ninoplas Base64 Virus
After reading the headlines about the TJX hacker being found guilty and sentenced to 20 years in prison on March 25, 2010, it didn't leave me with a warm, fuzzy feeling. Why? Because of whom he worked for, why he did it and how many more are out there. Albert Gonzalez, known as the "TJX Hacker," … Read more about Largest-ever U.S. Prison Sentence for the TJX Hacker. Is it Justice?
Securing your WordPress blog is the most important thing that you must do. Every day, WordPress sites are being hacked and injected with malicious code that could not only affect your website, but also other visitors as well. In addition, if the problem doesn't get resolved, it could result in your … Read more about WordPress Security: 3 Useful Tips to Help Protect Your Blog
You might think that installing a few WordPress security plugins does the entire job of protecting your site. Security plugins can help make your site safer (i.e. database backups, login lockouts). Most people don't realize that there's much more involved in order to protect a WordPress … Read more about WordPress Security Plugins: Half the Battle
When running any website, you want to do everything you can protect it. To start protecting your WordPress website, you should first make a backup of your WordPress database and your essential files (uploads, plugins, themes, etc.). And do backups regularly in case of an emergency. If you make … Read more about Why You Need to Backup Your WordPress Blog and Database