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Find top security content designed to inform business owners and developers on how to keep infrastructure up and running – no matter what threats come your way.

Here is What You Need to Know About the Sudo Vulnerability (CVE-2021-3156)

Recently, Qualys identified a vulnerability in the Linux sudo command, which allows a local user or an attacker to gain unauthorized root privileges on a system. Because the sudo command is one of the oldest and most widely used commands on a Linux system, the inherent dangers significantly elevate this security issue’s importance. The majority […]

Security Trends In 2021 and How To Protect Your Site

The global pandemic has brought a change in the latest security trends. According to Akamai’s research, the main targets of cyberattacks are retail, hospitality, and travel industries, but corporate marketing systems or even web hosting companies aren’t safe from being targeted by assailants. These security issues also spill over to 2021, and it’s more important […]

What is a Password Manager?

Passwords, passwords, passwords! Why does every site, app, or account need a password? And why do they all need to be complex, unique, or even encrypted? How is a normal person supposed to remember all these different credentials and still keep a grip on reality? Some have heard of an application called a password manager […]

A Complete Guide to Phishing Methods, Types, and Protection

What is Phishing? Phishing is the exploitation of any weaknesses, whether technologically or in humans, to gather personal and/or sensitive information from an individual or organization for fraudulent activities. The attacks are performed by impersonating a trusted entity, usually via email, telephone (vishing), or private messages (smishing).  Phishing will be looking to steal the following types […]

What is a Firewall?

What line of defense do you have against malicious traffic and software? Do you have a firewall protecting your infrastructure? Security is at the forefront of the technology discussion. As the industry innovates and builds websites, applications, and platforms, securing the environments where these things live is increasingly essential. In the web hosting space, there […]