Blog : Security

15 quick ways to secure your website on dark background
Website Security Checklist: 15 Ways to Quickly Secure Your Site Most people don’t take website security seriously, until they get hacked. And no amount of regret or tears can bring back their precious data, website, money, time, energy, and clients lost when this horror strikes. What’s even more scary is that most hacks are made […]
config firewall with firewalld on CentOS
How To Configure CentOS 8 Firewall with firewalld and firewall-cmd A firewall is one of the most fundamental ways to monitor and filter incoming and outgoing traffic. A set of inbound and outbound rules defined within firewall settings, determine which traffic to allow or block. On CentOS and other Linux distros, firewalld is the default […]
create a website with wordpress on blue theme background
How To Create a WordPress Website With a Web Host – Beginner’s Guide So, you have purchased a hosting package and chosen a fitting domain name. At this point, you can’t wait to enter the domain name in the browser and have your very own website pop up. But that won’t quite work just yet. You […]
Why "password" isn't a password
Best Practices for Password Security Original post: 25 July 2017. Updated 15 December 2020. A good password is more than just some obscure word or a random combination of characters. Modern password cracking software and computing power can easily break passwords in a surprisingly short time. “password123” can be hacked in 6 seconds. Any password […]
How to Configure SpamAssassin on cPanel
Best Practices for Setting up Apache SpamAssassin on cPanel A global surge in email phishing attacks and fraudulent emails puts you at risk. Here’s how you can protect yourself using prevention strategies outlined in this article. Apache SpamAssassin is an anti-spam email application maintained by the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) to filter and block unsolicited […]
protect your website against hackers and malware
We receive a lot of advice on protecting ourselves from identity theft, and keeping our credit cards safe. This is both when we’re swiping and when we’re doing transactions online. Fraudsters can pose as us and use our credit cards. Reversing those charges can be stressful, and it isn’t always successful. Plus, while your cash […]