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  • Make Site Changes Easier by Editing within phpMyAdmin

    Posted at August 23, 2014 at 9:18 am by admin

    Many people use CMS systems such as Wordpress, which store data in sql tables within a database. This is also true of ecommerce solutions which consist of Wordpress plugins, and for other systems such as Joomla and Magenta. If you have a store which is part of a blog site then typically the data for an ecommerce plugin will be in a separate database from that which contains the blog.

    There are a number of problems that can be e   [...]

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    An Open DNS Resolver is a DNS server that's willing to resolve recursive DNS lookups for anyone on the internet.

    DNS resolvers that allow requests from all IP addresses and are exposed to the internet can be attacked and used to conduct Denial of Service (DoS) attacks on behalf of the abuser. That means you become a silent facilitator for a large scale attack. DNS amplification attack is a popular form of

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    OpenSSL Security Bug

    Posted at April 8, 2014 at 7:20 pm by admin

    OpenSSL exploit and vulnerability has recently been discovered.  It is highly recommended that servers running the vulnerable version of OpenSSL (1.0.1 and 1.0.2beta) are upgraded immediately.

    
    https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv_20140407.txt
    
    OpenSSL Security Advisory [07 Apr 2014]
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    TLS heartbeat read overrun (CVE-2014-0160)
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    A missing bounds check in the handling of the TLS heartbeat ex   [...]		

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