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The Principle of Least Privilege

If you own a website and collaborate with others, the principle of least privilege should never be questioned. It is a computer science principle which has applications and benefits to strengthen your website security posture. This principle is about: Using the minimal set of privileges on a system in order to perform an action. Granting More Info »

Sucuri Monitoring Dashboard Update

We are happy to share some big changes to the monitoring dashboard. The Sucuri Platform features a monitoring dashboard that provides information regarding the security of your website. If you’re not familiar with the monitoring piece of our platform, it’s a cloud-based Intrusion Detection System (IDS) built on the concept of a Network-Based Integrity Monitoring More Info »

Labs Notes Monthly Recap – Mar/2017

Every month we recap the latest posts on Sucuri Labs, written by our Malware Research Team (MRT) and Incident Response Team (IRT). Sucuri Labs provides website malware research updates directly from our teams on the front line. You can read past-monthly recaps to catch up on trends we look at every month. The theme for More Info »

Ecommerce Security – Customer Data Breaches Using Images

Since late last year, there has been a steady rise in malware campaigns that aim to steal sensitive personal information and financial credentials. Attackers often insert pieces of malicious code in the middle of a shopping cart process, allowing them to leak credit card numbers, billing addresses,  and identification numbers. The main objective is one More Info »

Spotting a Hidden SEO Hack: “Play One”

SEO hacks continue to plague websites as attackers abuse SERP rankings for their own gain. The time and effort spent by the website owner creating content, optimizing pages and building links is stolen by an attacker in an instant. For many years, spam injections placed inside legitimate pages have remained one of the most prevalent More Info »