Tag Archives: passwords

Credentials Stealer on Prestashop

In a matter of hours, a big e-commerce website can have hundreds of credit card numbers stolen and used by attackers on other websites around the world. We commonly see ecommerce websites infected with credit card (CC) stealers during our cleanup routine. We’ve been writing more and more notes about these kinds of attacks lately: More Info »

The Dynamics of Passwords

How often do you think about the passwords you’re using? Not only for your website, but also for everything else you do on the internet on a daily basis? Are you re-using any of the same passwords to make it easier to remember them? We see it all too often: weak passwords used for FTP, More Info »

Malvertising on a Website Without Ads

When you first configure your website, whether it be WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, or any other flavor of the month, it is often in its purest state. Unless ofcourse the server was previously compromised, which in it of itself is another conversation outright. Barring that one instance, the new website should not exhibit any malicious behavior. More Info »

Choosing a Two-Factor Authentication System

We’ve been thinking about how to best implement two-factor authentication to better protect our customers’ accounts for quite some time now. When, about 6 months ago, my account was targeted by hackers the importance of a good account security became clear. However, as my hacking case illustrates, two-factor authentication alone is not a complete answer. More Info »