Backups: Thoughts on a Single Point of Failure

Backups are important. We know this. Not just a backup, but redundant backups. Your backups should have backups. This isn’t just true of the code that…

Removing “Ghost Spam is Free of Politics” Google Keyword Spam

A little over a week ago, I began seeing an odd search phrase show up in the top referring searches for my personal blog: “Ghost spam…

Nulled Scripts and CryptoPHP Vulnerability

Using pirated software is bad. You know that…well, at least I hope that you do. Pirated music, software, books…the creators don’t get paid for them,…

WordPress and Drupal Release Mutual Security Update

WordPress Releases Security Update If you have automatic updates enabled on your WordPress site, then you were greeted with an email this week that your…

WordPress Security Vulnerability

A New Security Exploit A huge exploit is in the wild for WordPress sites that effects not only WordPress, but also Magento and Joomla sites…