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Tips to protect your Wordpress installations

November 03th, 2010

Do you think WordPress is vulnerable to hacking? Well, many developers think so. They feel that hackers can very easily access a WordPress administrator account. But believe me, if you start worrying about hacking you will have to worry about every...

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Fight Against Phishing

July 14th, 2009

Are you looking for an extra reassurance to keep away from phishing problems? Phishing messages are spam mails that betray recipients and often get access to their personal information. These fraudulent messages that arise in our inbox may often look...

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Beware of swindlers in the guise of Google agents

May 21th, 2009

Nowadays a lot of website owners have been getting cold calls from individuals claiming to work for Google. The offer they give would be the topmost position for your website, in the Google search results. The cost of the service varies, but it’s no...

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5 Security Threats For 2009

March 02th, 2009

Websense, a reputed Internet Access Management System, has recently brought out a detailed report on major security concerns for 2009. Following are the 5 threat predictions of Websense for 2009The "Cloud" will be increasingly used for harmful purpos...

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Cyber Security Threats On Rise!

February 24th, 2009

A recently released Cisco report on cyber security threats disclosed some startling revelations. It was proven beyond doubt that cyber criminals are becoming more and more web savvy & professional in stealing data from business, employees and con...

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A wise choice of passwords

February 16th, 2009

Is your email id password 123456, abc123 or your first name? A large number of users prefer these types of words to protect their accounts. But this usually becomes easy for the hackers to trespass in to such accounts. A week ago an open source foru...

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Spammers put to shame!

February 10th, 2009

Spamming has reached new heights! Today spamming is not limited to just email spam; there exists instant messaging spam, web search spam, wiki spam, spam in blogs & more.Though spamming is not considered as a real cyber attack, spammers will slow...

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Make a safe Google surfing

February 06th, 2009

Over the years, Google has been focusing on building effective tools and offerings that can make kids and family remain safer online. For ex: the SafeSearch feature of Google helps to make an explicit filter of the contents that a user gets on a sear...

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