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May Day Hack Attack!

by Allen Dresser May 1, 2010

On May 1, 2010, Hosting providers were hacked again with malicious attacks similar to last month containing the kdjkfjskdfjlskdjf dot com code. WPSecurityLock has reported several sites that have been hacked for a second time. The variation appears to be the same script redirecting to different domains. The recent attacks on self-hosted WordPress blog sites […]

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Protect Yourself Against Cybercrime

by Allen Dresser March 22, 2010

Is Your City In The Top 10? I read with interest today an article going around (“Norton ranks riskiest cities for cybercrime” by Lance Whitney on CNET news). It is  about the Top 50 Cities for cybercrime attacks. Since my town, Atlanta, was number 6, I paid even more attention. I suggest that you read the […]

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Lessons Learned! Take Your WP Blog Security Seriously!

by Allen Dresser February 26, 2010

Last night was a great experience with a live webinar from WPSecurityLock! The event was “WordPress Security Webinar: Six Things You Need to Know”. It was hosted by Regina Smola. Some of the folks on the call were new friends from the recent NAMS convention in Atlanta. We were attending the webinar to learn about […]

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WordPress Blog Security Webinar

by Allen Dresser February 16, 2010

It’s time to get serious about WordPress Blog Security! While researching WordPress security issues, I came across WP Security Lock. These folks have dedicated themselves to helping protect the WP community from hacking and making their blogs more secure. Read on to find out why you need to attend the upcoming webinar. A word to […]

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Is Your WordPress Blog Secure? 10 Steps To Take Today!

by Allen Dresser February 11, 2010

An 8 point check list for securing your blog.

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