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An Old Trick with a New Twist: Cryptomining Through Disguised URL Shorteners

As we have previously discussed on this blog, surreptitious cryptomining continues to be a problem as new methods emerge to both evade and hasten the ease of mining at the expense of system administrators, website owners, and their visitors. Another Way Hackers are Tricking Website Visitors into Stealth Cryptomining The latest of these new techniques... Read More
 

Referral Program Update – Now Offering Agency Plan

Sucuri’s main objective is to make the internet a safer place for everyone. With that in mind, we created a Referral Program, which gives you the opportunity to advocate for website security and profit from it. Our referral partners use their custom link to recommend Sucuri products and receive a starting commission of 25% off... Read More
 

The Impacts of a Data Breach

Have you ever wondered what happens if your e-commerce site is breached? Usually, when you think about data breaches, you think about big enterprise websites. Does that mean that big brands are the ones who suffer the most from data breaches? Actually not. Recently, Trustwave put out a report that states approximately 90% of breaches impact... Read More
 

What is PCI Compliance?

Sucuri aims at keeping the internet safe. That is why we are so keen on informing our customers of potential threats. We have posted many articles regarding ecommerce security breaches that steal credit card information, as well as the risks for ecommerce site owners. There can be many dangers when purchasing through a website, and with... Read More
 

Wordfence and GDPR: How The Defiant Team Are Preparing For GDPR

We want to send out an update on the new data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), going into effect soon and how Defiant is getting ready for it. This post is Copyright 2018 Defiant, Inc. and was published on the wordfence.com official blog. Republication of this post without permission is prohibited. You... Read More
 

Massive localstorage[.]tk Drupal Infection

After a series of critical Drupal vulnerabilities disclosed this spring, it’s not surprising to see a surge of massive Drupal infections like this one: Massive #Drupal infection that redirects to "Tech Support" scam via "js.localstorage[.]tk" https://t.co/30ZeLIyfza pic.twitter.com/ZCPMepM74k — Denis (@unmaskparasites) April 24, 2018 … with over a thousand compromised sites that redirect visitors to “Tech... Read More