Akeeba Backup for Joomla – time to upgrade

Posted on by Steve Sant in Security

A security vulnerability has been uncovered in the popular Akeeba Backup plugin for Joomla that can allow an attacker to obtain a list of your backups and download them. The discovery was made by Marc-Alexandre Montpas of Sucuri. Insecure backups … Continue reading

Critical Java Updates coming

Posted on by Steve Sant in Security

If you installed Windows yourself from installation disks, then Java isn’t installed by default, so you should know if you have it. If you purchased your machine from another vendor, such as Dell, Advent, HP to name a few, then … Continue reading

1 Week Since the End of the Interwebs

Posted on by Steve Sant in Security

Heavens to murgatroid, as Snagglepuss might say. On 3rd June, we learned about the huge international crimefighting sting that took down the Gameover Zeus botnet and in turn also seriously degraded criminals’ ability to distribute the infamous Cryptolocker ransomware. There … Continue reading



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