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.
Red Hat is one of the most successful Linux-focused companies, and for good reason; their enterprise-class distro, Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), is rock solid, and more importantly, its support is legendary. Today, Red Hat announces the latest version — RHEL 7.1. “Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.1 offers improved development
Nearly all organizations would use hybrid cloud if the public Internet structure could be made more secure, yet most of them (57 percent) are migrating back to private clouds due to security and data protection concerns. Although most of organizations have some type of cloud, not all the data is
Internet services have been around for some time however, cloud computing and the platform that it brings is a bit newer. One important point to remember is this: cloud computing isn’t one technology; rather, it’s a combination of technologies all working together to deliver data and information over the Wide
Maybe we’ve got it all wrong. This whole time we’ve been looking at cloud computing and the hosting industry as this wild frontier with minimal controls and poor management. The FUD around cloud and hosting providers really scared a lot of organizations from actually trying out some kind of cloud
SaaS Capital announced on Thursday that it has closed its second fund of $58 million to help support SaaS companies and better serve the West Coast with the addition of a managing director in Seattle. The company launched its initial fund in May 2012 with $22.5 million and provided facilities
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
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.