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How to keep your WordPress site secure

Open source software like WordPress has a reputation for beingless secure than closed source, and that’s not necessarily true, according to cybersecurity firm SiteLock president Neill Feather. TechRepublic’s Dan Patterson met with Feather to discuss…





SynAck Ransomware Sees Huge Spike in Activity

Over the past two days, there was an increase in activity from a relatively unknown ransomware strain named SynAck, according to victims who sought assistance in the Bleeping Computer ransomware support forums and from submissions…


Expired domain names and malvertising

In Q1 and Q2 of 2017, we noticed a sharp decline in drive-by downloads coming from compromised websites. The campaigns of the past are either gone (Pseudo Darkleech) or have changed focus (EITest using social…