WordPress Sites Being Attacked – How to Protect Yours

A widespread attack is going on around the internet, looking for and compromising WordPress based websites. The attack method is fairly unsophisticated, but is quite powerful because of its breadth. Protecting your site against this attack is not particularly difficult, although that might change if it becomes more sophisticated. The method of attack attempts to…

Java Security Issue

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued a recommendation that everyone who can, should disable Java (not Javascript, which I wish people would not disable). It’s an interesting story because it is only the second time the DHS has asked people to remove/disable software. The previous time being a version of Microsoft Internet Explorer (big…