June 22, 2017

The Data Breach Deluge of 2011

June 20, 2011 Joe Purcell

Millions of online accounts have been compromised so far this year alone. The growth of data stored online is unprecedented, but data security is not keeping pace. The data breach deluge of 2011 is swelling larger than ever before and calls for better security measures to be implemented by all […]

Got xsploitin’ skillz? Heres how to get rich!

May 24, 2010 Alex Trent

Software crackers who make money breaking other people’s software don’t usually get rich from their skills. With the release of iDefense Labs report on Emerging Economic Models for Vulnerability Research, this may be changing.

How To Combat A DDoS Attack On Your Network

April 5, 2010 Dave Taylor

If you’re reading this, odds are you are under attack. Your Web server is being crushed under the extraordinary load of thousands or even millions of bogus requests. How do you deal with it? Before we jump into that, a quick definition, courtesy of Wikipedia:

Hacking WordPress Through Security Flaws

March 23, 2009 Dan Morrill

Bandit Defense has posted a new WordPress hack, but there are some things you need to know about first. The biggest one is that it relies on poor security at the hosting company, and already knowing the password to the WordPress website you want to hack.

Securing Your Site With Google Advice

February 23, 2009 Navneet Kaushal

Hacking is a major problem that is increasing day by day. The Internet world is flocked with hundreds of, infact of thousands of anti hacking software but their effectiveness is still in question! In a recent post at Google’s Webmaster Central blog, Search Quality Team of Google talks about two […]

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