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Windows Scope of Support

Your servers are a critical part of your business and must be available, 24/7/365, but you don’t always have the time to maintain servers, software, and networks. You chose Liquid Web so you could focus on your core business rather than the technology which makes it happen. Unfortunately, at times things go wrong and you […]

5 Security Questions You Need to Ask Your Cloud Hosting Provider

For years, the cloud hosting industry has been fighting the concept that hosting in the cloud is less secure than keeping data in your own data center (“data center” could mean anything from a few dusty computers in a closet to a state-of-the-art conditioned facility). Now that Cloud Service Providers have convinced the market that […]

Liquid Web Announces Protection and Remediation Services for their Managed Hosting Solutions

LANSING, Mich., August 9th, 2018 — Liquid Web, LLC, (https://www.liquidweb.com), the market leader in managed hosting and managed application services to SMBs and web professionals, has announced the launch of their Protection and Remediation Services to further help safeguard customers from cyber attacks and to address many standard compliance requirements. “Security continues to be top-of-mind […]

When to Transition to Cloud-based Data Centers

Let’s face it. There are more security threats than ever before as businesses proceed down the 3rd quarter of 2018. From cryptojacking to malware threats, along with discontent employees and disruption from power loss, keeping servers up and running is a difficult job. Security threats are becoming more complex, as are infrastructure needs. To do […]

WooCommerce Security: How Secure Is Your Customer’s Data?

For online store owners, cybersecurity is mission critical. Today, you’re not just selling products and services, you’re selling a secure shopping experience. Customers who don’t trust you enough to enter their payment information will abandon their cart and navigate somewhere else. But cybersecurity threats are constantly evolving and getting more sophisticated. Now, hackers use so-called […]

7 Steps Every Organization Should Take to Protect Against Security Breaches

2017 was arguably the worst year yet for security breaches. In the first half of 2017 alone, there were over 918 reported data breaches compromising over 1.9B data records. And the range of attack vectors utilized by actors was vast, including phishing scams, ransomware, and never-before-seen attacks via compromised IoT devices. But all hope is […]

Prevention vs. Protection: How Should You Mitigate DDoS Attacks Against Your Server?

It’s one of the oldest cyberattack methods in existence – and one that’s been around for nearly as long as the Internet itself. I am referring, of course, to the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. Although there are many different attack vectors a DDoS may exploit and many different methods through which it may […]

How to Improve Data Privacy Know-How & Secure Your Business

Employers are, in many situations, required to teach their employees about good data security and data privacy practices – especially in regulated industries. This does not, however, mean that they do so effectively. But they should. A large percentage of corporate data breaches are caused by non-malicious employee errors. They are caused by mistakes which, […]