Category Archives: Cybersecurity

Brute Force Attacks and How They Affect Your Hosting Service

Brute force attacks are one of the more common techniques hackers use to try to gain access to websites. Basically, a brute force attack is an attempt at gaining access by repeatedly trying different password combinations. Hackers tend to use programs for this as they can perform a large amount of attempts in a short…
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Post-Holiday Website Security Check Up

After the holidays, there’s always that downtime when you clean up the house and take down the tree and the tinsel. Importantly, you should also perform some cleanup on your website now that holiday web traffic has decreased. This is the perfect time for you to run a fresh security checkup on your site to…
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How to Prevent Brute Force Attacks

In the real world, there are different styles of physical break-ins and robberies—from the stealthy cat burglar to the burly home invader.  And just as with these types of attacks, there are different types of cyber attacks.  Probably one of the most common of these attacks is the brute force attack.  But what this type…
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What Is SaaS and How Does It Affect Your Business

In the past few years, there has been a shift in the software world to something referred to as “Software as a Service” or SaaS. In this form of software, the user does not actually purchase and receive discs to load software onto a computer. Instead, the software is hosted on the Internet and is…
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