Tag Archives: Content Change Monitoring Scan

Pharming – One of the deadly sins of online safety

In this digital age, as technological innovations continue to transform the world, cybercrime does its best to keep up. Just as one technique of cybercriminals is exposed and catered for, they move onto the next one. “Pharming” is a typical example. The term “pharming” is based on the words “farming” and “phishing.” It’s an advanced version… Read More »

 

A Complete Guide on Vulnerability Scanning – Types, Importance, Procedures, and Measures

With an increasing amount of threats day-by-day, we have invented scanners which could scan and assess the threats to alert the organization. Vulnerability means the exposure of getting hurt. So, the vulnerability scanning of your organization is necessary to check how much your organization is prone to get hurt by the online attacks. Network vulnerability… Read More »

 

Why Protection From LFI And RFI Attacks Is Also Important?

This is an era where you have to be more thoughtful about every single attack: be it a second or a minute. But we often pay attention to the bigger attacks and ignore the simplest and less vulnerable attacks. Even if they don’t get publicity in the headlines, they are still very disastrous. LFI (Local… Read More »

 

What is a CMS Vulnerability Scanner and what is its Need for Security?

What is a CMS? A CMS (Content Management System) is a platform which helps in creating and delivering the web applications quickly. Some CMSs are very popular and those are WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, and vBulletin. Any CMS requires plug-ins and several third-party plug-ins are available for all of these CMSs. It becomes easy to create… Read More »

 

Tips to safeguard your Joomla website

Let’s first understand what Joomla is and how does it help to build a website? It is an open source system that can manage content efficiently. Joomla is also used for development of websites and applications that are supported on line. Technically, Joomla consists of two templates, a front-end template which is made user friendly… Read More »

 

How to Clean Hacked Website – ESDS VTMScan

Before we begin to understand how to clean websites that have been hacked. Let’s first know the possible reasons why websites get attacked. Following are the reasons highlighted by Google in one of their reports: Compromised credentials: The two ways by which attackers figure out user id’s and passwords of an account is either by using… Read More »