Has Your WordPress Website Been Hacked?

Having your WordPress website get hacked can be scary.  Hackers can take the site down, load it up with pornography, pirated music, pirated software or other unwelcome content, redirect it elsewhere, or steal sensitive information.  When your site has been hacked, there are a few steps that need to be […]

50,000 Websites Hacked through MailPoet Plugin

The users of WordPress, a free and open source blogging tool as well as content management system (CMS), that have a popular unpatched wordPress plugin installed are being cautioned to upgrade their sites immediately. A serious vulnerability in the WordPress plugin, MailPoet, could essentially allows an attacker to inject any […]

Why use WordPress?

People often make the mistake of classifying WordPress as just a blogging platform. Although that used to be true in the past, WordPress has evolved through out the years into a versatile content management system (CMS). While you can still use WordPress to create a simple blog, now it also […]

TypePad Down for Six Days

You can now add Typepad, the blogging service owned by SAY Media, to the growing list of technology companies that have undergone DDoS (distributed denial-of-service) attacks, which crash websites and other online services for what are now days a time. In Typepad’s case, the company is entering its fifth day under attack, […]