Wordfence Revisited

As I continue to use Wordfence and have started to use it on other sites, I grow to appreciated more and more. I already mentioned the ability to block specific IP¬†addresses in an earlier post “Wordfence Live Monitoring Plugin for WordPress” and some of the reports the plugin is able to generate. Today, I would […]

Wordfence Live Monitoring Plugin for WordPress

A goal of every blogger and website designer is to have people view and read you site. It is only natural. After all we spend countless hours trying to design a great looking website that is easy to use with content that people want to read. However, one of the things that will ruin any […]

XP Hack Not A Good Idea

Apparently there is a registry hack which is a “work around” that allows you to continued to get XP security updates. Well not actually, instead it allows you to pull in Windows Server 2003 updates – which has similarities with Windows XP in its code. ¬†So in theory a portion of the updates should work […]

True Story – Hacker Using Users Email Account to Steal

A person I know recently received a phone call from his bank asking him if he had sent a particular email. The email asked for some banking information but asked the reply be sent to a different email account. The bank was calling to see if the information was correct. It turns out his email […]

Want to Know if Website Has Been Affected by Heartbleed

According to the Google Web Store, Chromebleed is an extension for Chrome that will check to see if the website you are using is affected by the Heartbleed bug. Below is the description from the developer. Description Displays a warning if the site you are browsing is affected by the Heartbleed bug Many HTTPS-secured sites […]