Category: Security
Free SEO Tools to help you get Number 1 on Google

Building a website is just the beginning, you’ll need to swot up on your Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) to get number 1 on Google. SEO is more than just stuffing content with keywords. In fact, keywords are just a tiny part of a huge collection of factors that come together to ensure that you show […]

My website has been hacked, what do I do?

Quoting Douglas Adams, ‘Don’t Panic’. You think you’ve been hacked and you’re worried about what to do. Let me run you through what we recommend! All’s not lost, and you will be able to bounce back. Every day, hundreds of sites face the same predicament, and many are able to get back to their original […]

Too many triangles… but here’s one you should look at!

If you’ve ever met me you’ll have probably heard me talk about the security triangle. This triangle is one of the key features of every IT security function out there. What is this triangle about and why do you care? Everything you do on your website is this triangle, when you make your site (WordPress/OpenCart/Joomla/HTML/PHP […]

Our first DDOS attack, what happened and what we’ve learned…

DDOS, or distributed denial of service attacks are becoming more common place on the internet. There are a large list of articles online telling you everything you need to know about what these attacks are, so we’re not going to re-invent the wheel. According to Digital Attack Map a DDOS attack is an attempt to […]

Move to PHP7 and leave 5 behind…

PHP7 has already been around the block once or twice, did you know it was released Dec 2015, that means it just turned 3! There are still a lot of people out there that still use PHP5.6 or less, to put this in perspective PHP5.3 was released in June 2009 which makes it 9 years […]

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket!

We’re all tempted to go for one company to solve all our needs, one voice to filter everything out and offer the service you want. Is it really the best idea, let us explore why we think multiple agents and contacts is best for your online presence. We’re going to break this down into the […]

Can WannaCry infect Linxu, and my website?

With all the attacks on the NHS and other large companies across the world, we wanted to update you on some of the details of what can be affected. 88% of the world currently uses Windows, this means that hackers have the best chance of making a profit attacking this system, Mac and the others […]

I’m on a blacklist!!! How can i get off it!

Its not the end of the world, but you have some work to do. Here’s a list of all the common ones and what to do! Phishtank – Please visit the following page: http://www.phishtank.com/contact.php and follow the instructions for reporting an incorrect phishing page. Clean-MX – Please send an email to abuse@clean-mx.de with detailes of […]

Are you looking after your email reputation?

Over the past few months I have bumped into many companies that have not been looking after their email domains. So after many an hour helping people fix this I started wondering how many of use are looking after their email domains? Ask yourself this, are you a responsible email marketer or a spammer? You […]

3 ways to improve the Security of Your Website

Investing on website security measures should be a compulsory idea to every web master. It takes a lot of time, money and resources to build a website site from scratch until it becomes a well-functioning site that users can navigate through and quench their intended purposes. But as there are nefarious web thieves everywhere, your […]