Posts Tagged with "security"

SQL injections. Preventive security.

Posted by Stanislav Furman on June 19, 2019
SQL injections still can be found in many websites. This article is about preventive security against this attack.

HipChat was attacked, some data may have been leaked

Posted by Stanislav Furman on April 23, 2017
HipChat published a security notice about an attack and leaked data

Worst passwords ever

Posted by Stanislav Furman on February 14, 2017
See the worst passwords ever and never make this mistake

Spam with animated email subject

Posted by Stanislav Furman on January 23, 2015
How did they do it?! Spam with animated email subject!

Russian hackers steal 1.2 billion user credentials. Is this true?

Posted by Stanislav Furman on August 6, 2014
Did Russian group of hackers steal 1.2 billion usernames and passwords? I doubt so...

Securing a directory with 777 or 775 permissions

Posted by Stanislav Furman on July 6, 2014
Read how to secure a directory with 777 or 775 permissions

Ebay asks its users to change passwords

Posted by Stanislav Furman on May 21, 2014
Security alert! Ebay asks its users to change their passwords.

IE users risk having their computers hacked and taken over

Posted by Stanislav Furman on April 28, 2014
Microsoft has announced that Internet Explorer users are are all vulnerable to a glitch

Unix shell commands to detect a DDoS attack and its source

Posted by Stanislav Furman on April 25, 2014
5 Unix shell commands to check if your server is under DDoS attack and its source

This password is already in use. Old school security fail.

Posted by Stanislav Furman on April 23, 2014
Old school security fail.