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8 Jul 2022

Today we made an update to core files of our website, as a result some duplicate invoices have been created and charged. We have reversed all duplicate charges, if you have any questions please open a billing ticket and we can check.

9 Dec 2020

Encryption is the process of turning readable text into a mixture of letters, numbers and symbols. This is done in order to keep your data secure and away from anyone that's trying to access it without permission. When it reaches its intended destination, you would decrypt the data back into readable text. So if that's the definition of ...

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4 Oct 2019

In 2019 275 million personal records were exposed from an unsecured MongoDB database hosted on an Amazon AWS infrastructure. This exposed things like names, email addresses, genders, dates of birth, phone numbers, and more. Also, 198 million records of potential car buyers, 188 million records from and LexisNexis, and 134 million records ...

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16 Jul 2018

Starting in July, Google Chrome will mark all HTTP sites as “not secure,” according to a blog post published today by Chrome security product manager Emily Schechter. Chrome currently displays a neutral information icon, but starting with version 68, the browser will warn users with an extra notification in the address bar. Chrome currently ...

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10 Jul 2018

A reader reported receiving a message in Google Search Console about a self-signed SSL certificate. Google has been sending warnings about this for years. A self-signed SSL certificate is one that is issued by a server and not by a certificate authority (Comodo, Digicert, etc.). Self-signed SSL certificates will also cause browsers to issue a ...

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8 Sep 2017

Equifax had weeks to prepare for its breach notification, so its decision to do so via a basic Wordpress site (oh, err) using a free shared CloudFlare SSL cert is somewhat puzzling. “For some reason Equifax used the 6 weeks to set up a new domain asking for SSN numbers, with anonymous Whois on Cloudflare,” said security consultant Kevin ...

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30 May 2017

Everything started in 2014 when Google announced about using SSL as a ranking signal in Google Search Algorithm. Next step made by the the giant was to flag unencrypted websites as insecure in Chrome browser, displaying a red “X” over a padlock in the URL bar. Mozilla Firefox also took steps to fully encrypte and make the Internet a safer ...

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16 Feb 2017

In case you were wondering how to view SSL certificates with the new Google Chrome update. Here is a step by step guide to ensure the websites you are visiting are protected against cyber crime... You can read the rest HERE.

14 Feb 2017

Symantec's cyber security team's assistance in uncovering a prolific cyber-gangs network has lead to the arrest of three criminals responsible for $35 million stolen from victims. Full story HERE.

9 Feb 2017

“Ticketbleed” (so named for a similarity to the notorious 2014 Heartbleed) is specific to F5's Big-IP appliances and can strike when virtual servers running on those boxes are configured with a Client SSL profile that has the non-default Session Tickets option.... Read more HERE