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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 […]

WordPress DDoS Attacks, A Problem You Can’t Protect Against With Plugins

The more popular a website is, the more likely it’ll become a target for cyber attacks. That holds true for the platform the site is built on too – and WordPress is one of the most popular platforms on the Internet. According to a 2015 W3Techs survey, WordPress websites make up 58.7% of the CMS […]

How to Protect Your eCommerce Site From Cyber Attacks

Small or medium sized eCommerce 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 eCommerce breaches. When you combine those two statistics, it paints a bleak future for eCommerce businesses – one full of […]

DDoS Attacks are on the Rise – Our Protection Can Help

According to the latest State of the Internet report by Akamai, there has been a 54% increase in the number of DDoS attacks since the first quarter of 2013 – and two-thirds of those attacks targeted customers in the Americas. DDoS attacks threaten businesses in all industries and could mean lost revenue, downtime, and even […]

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 […]