Security

  • How to Increase Security at Your Company

    … It’s a fear every business owner has: a breach in security. Whenever you have something valuable, you risk losing it. Photo by Rob Sarmiento Whether it’s a break-in, a data hack, or employee theft, such threats cause businesses to lose time and money. More than that, these breaches can hurt customers and severely damage a company’s reputation…

    Growmapin How To's- 13 readers -
  • Hacker hostage crisis at ICANN secret key ceremony! (on TV)

    … something something, something something. The stand-off came after the secret agents or whatever discovered that a hacker called Mayhew had poisoned a guy named Adler, causing a heart attack, in order to secure his position as a replacement ICANN key-holder and hijack the ceremony. This all happened on a TV show called Blacklist: Redemption that aired…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 18 readers -
  • Cloud connected child’s toy leads to personal data breach

    … Cloud connected child’s toy leads to personal data breach As seen on TV toy CloudPets is actually a pretty clever concept. By using a smart phone app a traveling parent or a relative that lives far away can leave a voice message to a child on one of the stuffed animals. Except there’s that one inherent problem that affects any device connected…

    Greg's Corner- 15 readers -
  • 5 Cyber Security Measures Your Business Needs to Consider

    … We’re all aware that cyber security refers to protecting and strengthening your computers and internet-based systems from unintended or unauthorized access, modifications, robbery, and obliteration. Photo by Matthew Henry A lot of modern small businesses use web-based technology and tools to carry out their day-to-day functions. The internet…

    Growmap- 16 readers -
  • Phishing in new gTLDs up 1,000% but .com still the worst

    … The .com domain is still the runaway leader TLD for phishing, with new gTLDs still being used for a tiny minority of attacks, according to new research. .com domains accounted for 51% of all phishing in 2016, despite only having 48% of the domains in the “general population”, according to the 2017 Phishing Trends & Intelligence Report from…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 24 readers -
  • Security Investments All Entrepreneurs Should Think About

    … deterrent. The surveillance security measure can be boosted by extending its power to logging recorded faces, clothing, and other qualities such as, mannerisms and how they walk to a database to make identification easier. Even residential systems and alarms can be used effectively on your business, warehouse, or home business. Printer Protection Cyber…

    Blogtrepreneur- 25 readers -
  • Why I’m Blaming WordPress For Its Own Security Flaws

    … Last year I wrote about a website got hacked and received a severe Google penalty. This really put website security on my radar, and I wrote a follow-up about performing basic site security scans to thwart most automated hacking scripts. Since then I’ve developed my web security offering and am helping more and more clients with implementing…

    Barry Adams/ State of Digitalin SEO Blogging- 19 readers -
  • Protect your site from user generated spam

    …-to-date and pay special attention to important security updates. Spammers take advantage of security issues in older versions of blogs, bulletin boards, and other content management systems. Add a CAPTCHA. CAPTCHAs require users to confirm that they are not robots in order to prove they're a human being and not an automated script. One way to do…

    Google Webmaster Central Blogin SEO- 20 readers -
  • ICANN joins anti-phishing group board

    … ICANN’s VP of security has joined the board of directors of the Anti-Phishing Working Group. Dave Piscitello is one of three new APWG board members, arriving as the group expands its board from two people to five. APWG said the expansion “is recognition of the growing complexity and scale of Internet crime today and the challenges…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 32 readers -
  • My bullets are green, but my post doesn’t rank?!

    … site in our Keyword research training » $ 99€ 99 - Buy now » Info Technical issues If your post doesn’t show up in the search engines at all, it could be that there are technical issues that prevent your post from appearing in the search results. Of course, when set up right, Yoast SEO takes care of all technical issues, but you could be running…

    Marieke Van De Rakt/ Yoast- 20 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!
More from around the web