What is HTTPS and how does it work?

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HTTPS Protocol has surpassed HTTP with over half of all the websites on the Internet using this updated, secure protocol. This infographic can quickly give you the answer to the very first basic question of: "What is HTTPS and how does it work?"

11 steps to follow when your WordPress website is hacked

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The following 11 steps, divided into 3 phases: Identify, Executing and Preventing, serve as a quick immediate response when your WordPress website is hacked. However, they work best when you already know them all before the attack occurs.

An infographic on the cybersecurity statistics of 2018

The cybersecurity statistics of 2018 demonstrated the same trend as any year before that, with an interesting occurence: the cryptocurrency hype shifted the focus of hackers to a new type of malware.

How to secure a WordPress website

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Articles on how to secure a WordPress website can be found all over the Internet. What we bring to the table is a fresh take on this old topic, in a format that is downloadable & memorable and a focus on applicability.

What is a Web Application Firewall (WAF)?

Curious about WAF (Web Application Firewall)? This article will quickly help you understand the key concepts, the mechanism and the main reasons for using a WAF to secure your website.

Top 8 biggest cyberattacks in Vietnam and the world

Top 8 biggest cyberattacks in Vietnam and the world cystack
How big is the biggest cyberattack in the history of the Internet? The information that we compiled into the following infographic will inform you of the scale of some of the biggest attacks.

Website vulnerability for beginners

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This infographic equips you with just the basics of website vulnerability - the cause of all website hacks. Know your website's vulnerabilities and start fixing right now before the damage is already done.

Impact of website security

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With the development of technology in this day and age, more and more corporations have applied websites for business. Website security has become one of the most problematic aspects. No matter how big your company is, the impact of website security should be a top priority of every administrator. Paying attention on this issue would not only keep your...

Top 6 best tools for website malware scanning of 2018

Top 6 best tools for website malware scanning of 2018
Malware has long been a familiar topic for Internet users of today. Still, it hasn’t lost its relevance; and to website administrators and business owners, it has gained a whole new level of annoyance to it. Hopefully, at the end of this article, you will be more familiarized with website malware scanning tools to win the war against malware. Malware,...

CyStack Platform – Comprehensive website security

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CyStack Platform - Comprehensive website security starting from as low as $3. Keep your website vulnerability-free and malware-free (CyStack Scanning and Responding), track your uptime record (CyStack Monitoring), and enjoy total security with our firewall (CyStack Protecting).

The consequences of website downtime

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A slow, frequently hacked or interrupted website will cost you your competitive edge and your customers’ trust. CyStack Monitoring will notify you of issues on your websites as soon as they arise to make sure you never miss any of them.

Features of a website monitoring tool

In this day and age, it is beyond dispute that information technology has numerous impacts on our society. With the accelerated development of technology, companies need to get access to their customers through online channels. Therefore, it is necessary for businesses to collect data thanks to a website monitoring tool. What is a website monitoring tool? A website monitoring tool is...

Redefine security by redefining ourselves

It took us long enough to realize what we are doing is a revolution, not a production. Have you ever asked yourselves – what the stuffs your business does everyday are for? The marketers sell. The designers design. The HR managers administrate. And the developers, well, code. That how things work – we give people different tasks basing on their expertise. And it...

CyStack Monitoring – free website monitoring for you

In today’s world of advanced science and technology, more and more corporations have been using websites for business. It also means that these companies have to face with all the problems related to their websites. Thus, a free website monitoring application is needed to help solve this problem. What could be the most problematic issue for webmasters? One of the most...

How to choose the right free online website security scanner

How to choose the right free online website security scanner Cystack
Just as there are many website vulnerabilities that can cripple your website, there are a plethora of free online website security scanners for you to figure out which is the best choice. A quick Google search can yield you anything from 10-30 choices – in the form of “best choices” lists. The positive thing is – most of them are pretty...

The secret to a killer website monitoring strategy

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The next marketing campaign is getting closer and you are making all kinds of preparation. A quick look at the company’s website gets you thinking: How can I improve on its performance? That’s probably a sign that you need to have a great website monitoring strategy. First and foremost, let’s look at the situations when you can benefit from a...

Top 5 website vulnerability scanners of 2018

Top 5 website vulnerability scanners of 2018 cystack
You probably need a website vulnerability scanner, right now. It is said over and over that your websites are in constant danger. Malwares, exploits, data breaches, they are real threats to your websites that keep getting more intelligent and dangerous every day. There is one common thing behind all those risks – they are all carried out by cybercriminals. These people...

Testing XSS vulnerabilities on web applications

How to test XSS vulnerabilities on web applications The Cross-site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability is real and dangerous, it's no longer a controversial issue. Let's take a look at some of the XSS vulnerabilities as well as how dangerous it is and share with us some of the ideas of manual testing as well as the use of automated testing tools. Cross-site...

How to stop a DDoS attack? (Updated 2018)

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After having an overview of what is a DDoS attack, and its many consequences, the natural question to ask is: How to stop a DDoS attack? There are many methods to mitigate the impact of a DDoS attack to the point of almost being harmless. However, before we start giving you our recommended solutions, it’s best that you know the...

Why you need a website security solution (Updated 2018)

If you still think website security is none of your concern – think again. Halfway into the year of 2018, we have seen significant increase in the diversity, severity and also frequency of cyberattacks. The biggest DDoS attack has reached a staggering 1.7Tbps, almost 3 times the biggest one in 2016 which was powered by the Leet botnet. A 212% increase in...