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denial of service

The Truth About DDoS Attacks

It starts with a bit of unusual traffic – a surge of access requests from seemingly-unrelated IPs. Slowly but surely, your servers are overwhelmed. Your network-facing infrastructure starts slowing down, until it eventually grinds to a halt altogether. With a sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach, you realize what this means. You have […]

How to Protect Your E-commerce Site From Cyber Attacks

Small or medium sized e-commerce business are among the most targeted by cyber attacks. In fact, three out of every five cyber attacks are targeted at SMBs – and 38% of attacks in 2015 were e-commerce breaches. When you combine those two statistics, it paints a bleak future for e-commerce businesses – one full of […]

Hacking, Phishing and Malware … OH MY!

Learn more about some of the most common security risks, including injection, authentication, cross-site scripting, denial of service, and misconfigured security settings, and how to protect your site. For all of the benefits and conveniences the Internet has provided, it has also presented a number of security risks that must be considered. Thankfully, many of […]