Security

How to identify a hacked WordPress Site

How to identify a hacked WordPress site

A hacked WordPress site almost always has telling symptoms. In this article we describe what those are, and give you tools for the fight!
Yorgos Fountis
Yorgos Fountis
6 min read
Secure WordPress Hosting

Secure WordPress Hosting: Total Lockdown!

Secure WordPress Hosting is a much advertised term. But what exactly is it? We explain the principles behind it so you can make an informed choice.
Yorgos Fountis
Yorgos Fountis
5 min read
2016 WordPress Security Review

2016: Major WordPress Vulnerabilities & The Best Thing You Can Do

We review what happened in the WordPress security world for 2016.
Yorgos Fountis
Yorgos Fountis
5 min read
Secure your website with Let's Encrypt

Secure your website with Let’s Encrypt!

Let’s Encrypt is an initiative that provides a free and automated way of securing the HTTP traffic of your website. Setting up secure HTTPS was always an involved process, and we’re happy to support any effort that makes the whole process simpler and more straightforward for people. …
Yorgos Fountis
Yorgos Fountis
12 min read
Dirty Cow exploit

“Dirty Cow” Linux Kernel Vulnerability (CVE-2016-5195)

Announcement about the privilege escalation bug in the Linux Kernel
Yorgos Fountis
Yorgos Fountis
2 min read
WordPress Hosting Research

Critical WordPress 4.2.4 Security Release

Today saw the release of the new WordPress 4.2.4 update, addressing critical security issues that can be potentially damaging to many WordPress sites. The critical cross-site scripting vulnerabilities which was first reported by Marc-Alexandre Montpas (part of the Sucuri team), Helen Hou-Sandi…
Stacey Corrin
Stacey Corrin
2 min read
WordPress Hosting Research

Critical WordPress 4.2.3 Security Release

Today saw the release of the new WordPress 4.2.3 update, addressing critical security issues that can be potentially damaging to many WordPress sites.
Stacey Corrin
Stacey Corrin
2 min read
How Pressidium Managed WordPress Hosting Handles Backups

Backing Up Your WordPress Site: The Pressidium Approach

In this article we'll explain how Pressidium Managed WordPress Hosting handles your backups for you along with our process for backing up your data.
Stacey Corrin
Stacey Corrin
5 min read
WordPress Hosting Research

Pressidium Customer Sites Are Now Updated To WordPress 4.1.5

On May 6, 2015, WordPress 4.1.5 was released to the public, along with WordPress 4.2.2 due to a critical security update.
Stacey Corrin
Stacey Corrin
2 min read