Security

7 Easy Ways to Strengthen WordPress Security                                                    

7 Easy Ways to Strengthen WordPress Security                                                    

While its ease of use, versatility and wide range of functions make WordPress the most popular website software in the world, the sheer number of websites using it make it an attractive target for cybercriminals. Keeping your WordPress site secure is, therefore, absolutely essential and here are some of the easiest ways to put robust …

7 Tips to Keep Domain Names Secure

7 Tips to Keep Domain Names Secure

Your domain name is one of your company’s most important and valuable assets. If you lose control of it by letting registration elapse, or through fraud or hacking, then you can lose all your website traffic, something that may have taken years to build up. At the same time, anyone who visits your domain expecting …

Emerging Security Threats for 2022

Emerging Security Threats for 2022

The relentless efforts of cybercriminals to attack organisations and individuals means that security is now a cornerstone of organisational operations. As the years go by, not only are cybercriminals finding smarter tools to carry out their exploits; they are also adapting their methodologies to the changing world we live in, as their targeting of remote …

cPanel & log4j vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228)

cPanel & log4j vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228)

A remote execution vulnerability has recently been found in the Apache Log4j library which could allow an attacker to take over the vulnerable server. If you have a dedicated or virtual server with cPanel installed and have enabled the Solr plugin for cPanel then your server maybe vulnerable. We strongly advise all customers that have …

7 Online Security Tips for Small Businesses

7 Online Security Tips for Small Businesses

The rise in cyberattacks against businesses makes it more important than ever to keep your systems secure. For many small businesses without in-house know-how, this can seem an uphill challenge. To help, here are some useful tips to keep your business protected from a range of the most important threats. 1. Take out insurance Cyber …

How to Protect Your Business from Phishing

How to Protect Your Business from Phishing

Phishing is the most common form of cyberattack and one that can have a significant impact on businesses and consumers. Here, we’ll look at what phishing is and what experts, including the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), advise businesses to do to protect themselves and their customers. What is a phishing attack? Phishing is a …