In this post, IThemes Security will outline a few of the most common WordPress security issues, along with steps you can take to secure and protect your WordPress site.
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 the release of Chrome 56 this month, any website that is not running HTTPS will have a message appear in the location bar that says “Not Secure” on pages that collect passwords or credit cards. It will look like this:
Read more about change in Chrome 56 that includes a warning for non-SSL websites and what to do about it.
A new phishing technique that affects GMail and other services and how to protect yourself.
As mentioned earlier, flymedia has a new hosting provider, see: http://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 additional speed.
As usual, you can call me for any support requests based on your current hosting package.
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We’re publishing this as an emergency bulletin for our customers and the larger web community. A few hours ago a zero day vulnerability emerged in the Tor browser bundle and the Firefox web browser. Currently it exploits Windows systems with a high success rate and affects Firefox versions 41 to 50 and the current version of […]
Word of the Day – logophobia
Not what you thought it meant!
Choosing a logo for a brand is one of those things that should never be done rashly. The logo is the face of a company, and the more attractive this face is, the bigger the chances of a brand being widely recognisable and successful. Over the years, design trends have changed, with some brands staying loyal to their logos for decades, and others changing it according to trends in the market.
A brand logo is never ‘love at first sight’, but hard work which comes from a balance of graphic designers, company executives, and customers. If a logo fails to deliver an instant association with the brand/product, then no matter how many marketing campaigns there are ahead, the brand can slip on a path to failure. However, creating a new logo will only work if it’s necessary to change it. Logos are something that customers take for granted, but once they are changed there can be an outcry for old ones, meaning new is not always better…
Read more from the source: The Power Of The Logo
WordPress 4.6.1 is now available. This is a security release for all previous versions and we strongly encourage you to update your sites immediately. WordPress versions 4.6 and earlier are affected…
ALL FLYMEDIA WORDPRESS WEBSITES HAVE BEEN UPDATED. NO CLIENT ACTION IS NEEDED.
Source: WordPress 4.6.1 Security and Maintenance Release
flymedia is a local website and graphic design business based in Loughton Essex.
You will see the terms We & I interspersed around this website. We is the company. I is Steve Harris. In reality, there is no ‘We’ it’s just me.
If you are looking for a website design company based in Loughton, then you may have found what you are looking for. If you are looking for a personal relationship, then you may have also hit the nail on the head.
Contact me and we can take it from there.
flymedia is happy to announce that we have a new hosting provider.
The server is faster & more stable than ever.
We will be adding a range of new features and services as the weeks progress.
We have approximately 300 domains and 200 websites to migrate. This Process will be taking place over the next few weeks.
Bear with me!