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Prevent Hacking

10 Ways to Protect Yourself from Ransomware

Ransomware protection requires vigilance and education in many areas. There is no single way to protect yourself completely from ransomware. However, by following a number of practices you will be safer and reduce the risk of catching ransomware. Here is a top-ten list of protections...

IS YOUR BUSINESS VULNERABLE TO A MALWARE ATTACK?

Last month nearly 100 Thai Government websites were hacked and used to serve malware, with more than 500 distinct attacks launched from these websites. Read more here http://bit.ly/1ji2nKm Don’t just rely on anti-malware or anti-virus software to protect your business; you also need to adopt good...

BLACKBOX | SECURITY ASSESSMENT AND PENETRATION TESTING DISTRO

BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. It has been developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments. Designed to be fast, easy to use and provide a minimal yet complete desktop environment, thanks to its own software repositories, always being updated to the...

WEB SERVER SECURITY SCANNING WITH NIKTO

Nikto is an Open Source web server scanner with ability to do comprehensive tests against web servers for multiple items. Nikto can 1. Scan potentially dangerous files/CGIs, 2. Check for outdated version of web server, 3. Can provide details of weakness if current version is used. 4. Server configuration items...

SECURING WORDPRESS PART 2 (BY EDITING FILES)

In last blog post we discussed about hot to secure WordPress installation with some plugins. We need to do some modification in files to secure WordPress, in this blog post we will look at which files needs to be changed in order to make WordPress installation like real steel. Remove META...