Day: March 7, 2015

NuxMin.com - Security concerns drive companies back to private Cloud

More than 1 Million WordPress Websites Imperiled by Critical Plugin Bug

More than one million websites that run on the WordPress content management application run the risk on being completely hijacked by attackers exploiting critical vulnerability in most versions of a plugin called WP-Slimstat. “WordPress has always done a very poor job of scanning plugins that the community creates and uploads.

NuxMin.com - OpenDNS develops new threat model to detect domains used by APT Groups

OpenDNS develops new threat model to detect domains used by APT Groups

OpenDNS Security Labs has developed a new threat model for identifying domain spoofing and targeted phishing attacks. Called NLPrank, the model uses natural language processing to build a malicious language that is capable of detecting threatening domains in real-time. In a blog post on Thursday, OpenDNS Labs said that the

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Cloud Equity Group Acquires Fresh Roasted Hosting

Cloud Equity Group announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Pennsylvanian web host Fresh Roasted Hosting for an undisclosed amount. This is the second acquisition that Wall Street private equity firm Cloud Equity Group has made in less than four months. In November, the group acquired South Carolina-based hosting provider Just199Hosting.