There is nothing worse than having your website become a victim of cyber-attacks. As a web designer or developer, you need to be concerned about the consequences of data-theft and other kinds of malicious acts that some hackers perform. After all, your clients rely on you to keep them secure.
Just the hint of a hacked site is enough to send jitters down the spine of every webmaster. In an event where something suspicious occurs on a website or where unexpected elements start to show up on the website, the doubt starts to pop up with a possibility inclined towards the absolutely negative event, i.e. […]
One of the most common concerns a developer faces is a web server attack. Some of these attacks may comprise a denial of service, rendering a website unavailable, or theft of critical and sensitive information of the site’s users, such as passwords, credit car details, email addresses, and many more.
cPanel is a popular control panel for web hosting. It is part of almost every web hosting service. After all, it is easy to use from an end-user perspective. It is also secure, but not as secure that you might want it to be.
Are you working on an online store on Magento? There is a 63% chance it is infected with at least one security issue. Magento is free and open source, and that means, it is a very attractive platform for intruders, fraud and malware. It is second most attacked e-commerce platform, and that means, unless you […]
Whether you’re building a website, application or server, make sure you don’t make these security mistakes on your next project. 1. Insufficient Backups Backups are a crucial part of running a anything online. They preserve your data in the event of a system crash or user error, and they can also save you from security […]
Shopping on the internet can seem impersonal at times, but it doesn’t need to be. Consumers who are used to thoroughly examining products when they buy offline will need a lot more than your word to prove that your site, and products, are the real deal. There are many drawbacks currently associated with online shopping. […]
Countless businesses, organizations and even individual professionals rely on web developers in order to create and maintain a quality site. While an attractive, informative and full-featured site is often essential when it comes to online sales revenue, customer and client interaction and digital promotional efforts, businesses that fail to address the potential risks associated with […]
Editor’s note: This post was written by Andrew May, the owner of a well-established web design agency Mays Digital in London,England. He has many years experience in website design and development and has a passion for writing articles and tutorials related to this industry. Being an incredibly popular content management system, WordPress is one of the […]
Many users by now have already heard about the ongoing security attacks against WordPress CMS websites. To simplify the issue, a large number of IP addresses have been recorded with multiple login attempts for wp-login.php. This is usually the work of brute force bots attempting to crack into WordPress sites using weak passwords and common […]