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vulnerability

The OpenSSL Glibc Vulnerabilty, How Managed WordPress Protected Customers

In the modern world of the Internet, software bugs are incredibly hard, if not impossible, to completely avoid. Generally these bugs are pretty benign: a page may not load, might be displayed incorrectly, or maybe the site is just completely down. Sure, those are major inconveniences, but the sites still exist and are safe from […]

Hosting Provider & Customer Saved from Dangerous Security Exploit

Security exploits and threats to your website are everywhere – and while you might think your business isn’t big enough or important enough to be a target, you’re undoubtedly wrong. The nature of modern day attacks are such that hackers comb the Internet using automated scripts or bots looking for vulnerable websites. According to the […]

KB Weekly Wrap-Up 6-12-15

It’s the end of another week and we’re celebrating with a brand new KB Weekly Wrap-Up. Hopefully you’ve been checking in with our newly-designed Knowledge Base to find any helpful articles or how-to’s you might need. In this edition of the Weekly Wrap-Up, we feature instructions on how to update WordPress plugins to protect your […]

KB Weekly Wrap-Up 3-27-15

Make sure you regularly check our Knowledge Base for help with any of your technical needs! Articles are posted daily that feature helpful how-to’s and explanations on the latest web hosting topics. This edition of our weekly wrap-up features the CVE-2015-0235 vulnerability, MariaDB, WordPress, glibc, and instructions on how to check the version of your […]

KB Weekly Wrap-Up 1-2-15

Welcome to 2015! The year may have changed, but our Knowledge Base is still here with fresh and insightful content. If your New Year’s resolution involves learning more about your hosting environment, then you’ve come to the right place. In this edition of our KB Weekly Wrap-Up, we feature instructions for installing Git and PostgreSQL, […]

Heartbleed Retrospective By The Numbers

When news about the Heartbleed vulnerability broke a few weeks ago, the online community panicked. At Liquid Web, however, we quickly assessed the threat, updated our customers and began a comprehensive effort to patch affected servers. Through our actions customers are safe from Heartbleed now, but the online community is still feeling the effects of […]