Nginx Security Vulnerabilities – Multiple Flaws Fixed

============================================================ Product: Nginx URL: http://nginx.org CVE Number: CVE-2018-16843, CVE-2018-16844, CVE-2018-16845 Impact: Low / Medium Date: 2018-11-10 ============================================================ Product Description nginx [engine x] is an HTTP and reverse proxy server, a mail proxy server, and a generic TCP/UDP proxy server, originally written by Igor Sysoev. For a long time, it has been running on many heavily … Continue reading Nginx Security Vulnerabilities – Multiple Flaws Fixed

F-Secure Linux Security – FSC-2018-3 (Security Advisory)

============================================================ Product: F-Secure Linux Security OS: Linux URL: https://www.f-secure.com Type: Race Condition Vulnerable Version: All Prior Versions Fixed Version: 11.10 CVE Number: N/A Impact: Low / Medium Date: 2018-10-16 ============================================================ Product Description F-Secure Linux Security provides core security capabilities for Linux environments: multi-engine anti-malware and built-in firewall management, in addition to vital Integrity Checking for … Continue reading F-Secure Linux Security – FSC-2018-3 (Security Advisory)

Add an SSL Trust Seal on Easy Digital Downloads Checkout

Adding an SSL trust seal can increase trust from someone wanting to purchase from you and therefore increase the likelihood of them completing the order. Create and activate a plugin using the following code: <?php /* Plugin Name: EDD Checkout SSL Trust Seal Plugin URI: https://himpfen.com/ssl-trust-seal-easy-digital-downloads-checkout Description: Adds an SSL trust seal on the EDD checkout … Continue reading Add an SSL Trust Seal on Easy Digital Downloads Checkout

How-to Install Let’s Encrypt on Ubuntu 16.04 and Apache

In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to setup a Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate on Ubuntu 16.04 and Apache web server. You can get reliable and affordable Ubuntu 16.04 and WordPress hosting using DigitalOcean. Install Certbot Firstly, we will install Certbot, which is an easy-to-use automatic client that fetches and deploys Let’s Encrypt SSL/TLS certificates … Continue reading How-to Install Let’s Encrypt on Ubuntu 16.04 and Apache

7 Essential WordPress Security Plugins

Over the past years, we have seen an increase in websites getting hacked and personal information being stolen. These websites belong to well-known corporations like Adobe. This has put a spotlight on website security. Though, while this happens to corporations, we cannot forget that this happens even to the little guy, like you.I don’t subscribe … Continue reading 7 Essential WordPress Security Plugins

How-to Install Limit Login Attempts

Yesterday I posted an article called “7 Essential WordPress Security Plugins,” which let’s you know what WordPress security plugins you need to install to help protect and secure your WordPress installation.One of the security plugins I recommended was “Limit Login Attempts.” Limit Login Attempts is a WordPress plugin that limits the number of login attempts … Continue reading How-to Install Limit Login Attempts