Historic Hacks: Vladimir Levin

Historic Hacks: Vladimir Levin

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

Today’s Historic Hack reminds us that security must cover entire operations from the ground up within organizations. Hacks can occur through other methods than the typical digital communications that we are used to hearing about…
How To Data Centers Keep Information Safe?

How Do Data Centers Keep Information Safe?

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

When you partner with a web host, you are trusting them with your sensitive information, and believing that they will keep it away from prying eyes. But just how secure is it? Popular television shows…
Historic Hacks: How Much Do Data Breaches Cost?

Historic Hacks: How Much Do Data Breaches Cost?

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

Throughout our series of Historic Hacks, we have often looked at the damages created by notorious hackers. From worms like Melissa to hackers like Gary McKinnon, we have hashed out the dirty deeds of these…
How Does Page Speed Affect SEO?

How Does Page Speed Affect SEO?

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

Search engines use complex algorithms to measure important aspects of your website when deciding whether or not to send traffic in your direction. Google, Bing, Yahoo, and others use small elements of your website to…
Historic Hacks: The Conficker Worm

Historic Hacks: The Conficker Worm

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

In 2008, a worm began infecting computers one at a time. While it may not have wrought the level of damage seen by some malware, The Conficker Hack meets our Historic Hack standards due to…
What You Should Know About Application Layer DDoS Attacks

What You Should Know About Application Layer DDoS Attacks

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

DDoS attacks are a threat that constantly lurks beneath the surface for website administrators. We have gotten used to DDoS attacks as headline news due to the damage and downtime wrought. However, we often miss…
Historic Hacks: LulzSec

Historic Hacks: LulzSec

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

In today’s edition of Historic Hacks, we will be looking at a sequence of attacks perpetrated by the group LulzSec, or Lulz Security, that occurred in 2011. The black hat hacking group claimed a variety…
5 Plugins To Boost Website Engagement

5 Plugins To Boost Website Engagement

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

Writing brilliant content, designing beautiful images, and creating streamlined customer journeys is not enough on their own to boost website engagement. You need users who will stay engaged with your website after their first visit…
Historic Hacks: Spamhaus

Historic Hacks: Spamhaus

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

You may have noticed that today’s Historic Hack title is a little bit different. Today we are featuring the target rather than the attacker, due to the fact that the attacker is still unknown. In…
Do You Need A Virtual Private Server?

Do You Need A Virtual Private Server?

Posted by Kelly Kirkham

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