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Ask Wordfence Episode 1: Setting Up Minimum Viable WordPress Security

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As a flymedia client with a WordPress website & managed updates, you don’t need to watch this, because I’m doing it for you. If you have chosen to do your WordPress updates yourself, I advise you watch this video. Last week we emailed a small group of our customers asking them to contribute questions for …

Hosting, Security, SSL

‘Secure’ in Chrome Browser Does Not Mean ‘Safe’

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Google’s Chrome web browser is used by over 50% of users on the web. When you visit a website that is using SSL, otherwise known as HTTPS or TLS, you see a green message in your browser location bar that says “Secure”. “Secure” in Chrome browser does not mean “Safe”. In this post I will explain …

Hacking, Hosting, Security, WordPress

WordPress blogs defaced in hack attacks

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WordPress blogs defaced in hack attacks This hack applies to sites that were not updated to version 4.7.2. All flymedia customers with managed WordPress updates had their sites updated within a few hours of the release being made available. Clients without managed updates should update their sites immediately. More than a million pages have been …

Hosting, Security, SSL

Imminent: Non-HTTPS Sites Labeled “Not Secure” by Chrome

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On approximately January 31st of this month, version 56 of the Chrome web browser will be released. There is a significant change in the way it displays websites that are not using HTTPS, also known as SSL. This change may confuse your site visitors or surprise you if you are not expecting it. Starting with …

flymedia, Hosting

New Hosting Move – Complete

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As mentioned earlier, flymedia has a new hosting provider, see: https://fly.media/2016/02/21/new-hosting/ We are happy to announce that all sites and email accounts have been moved. Approximately 300 domains and 200 websites have been migrated. The new server is cloud based, with active load balancing to reduce outages. Files are stored on SSD hard drives for …