Problems We Prevent: Website Compromise

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Gandcrab Ransomware Exploits Website Vulnerabilities By Kelly Sheridan “Many of the Web pages on the Internet are running on antiquated software and most small businesses don’t know a new flaw has been released. Even if they did, they don’t have the expertise or time to update the software they rely on.” The Jonesen Take: We’re your web security experts, here to … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Compromised Servers

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New MassMiner Malware Targets Web Servers With an Assortment of Exploits By Catalin Cimpanu The Jonesen Take: Websites that are hosted on servers infected with this malware are vulnerable to many different forms of attack.  From decreased performance to data breaches or even total denial of service for users.  It matters where you decided to host your site. Our curated web hosting … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Easily Exploitable Vulnerabilities

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A typical small business website is attacked 44 times a day By Gene Marks The Jonesen Take: These constant attacks are carried out by “bots” —programs designed to exploit known vulnerabilities in websites.  The Hackers controlling the bots target small businesses because there is a pretty fair chance that the owner doesn’t employee a team of IT professionals and/or doesn’t have … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Compromised Websites

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More than 2,000 WordPress websites are infected with a keylogger By Dan Goodin The Jonesen Take: The malware described in this article not only reads passwords and other information entered into the site by users, it also uses visitors’ browsers to “mine” cryptocurrencies.  We protect the data and reputation of our clients by actively scanning for any malware threats.

Problems We Prevent: Online Traffic Disruptions

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With 4 months to switch on HTTPS, are web hosting companies ready? By Mark Stockley The Jonesen Take: Starting in July, Google will be warning users about even visiting a Non-SSL site.  If your site is on our Standard or Pro Hosting plans, we’ve got you covered.  If not, we are happy to get you set up with an SSL … Read More

Problems We Prevent: Outdated Website Software

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33% of top WordPress sites are at least two versions behind By Patrick Nohe The Jonesen Take: The task of keeping your WordPress system updated stands as one of the most essential practices for maintaining your website’s security and functionality.  We manage this critical responsibility for you, so you can focus on running your business.

Problems We Prevent: Decreased Search Engine Ranking

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Google has made it official: The internet is now mobile-first By Ashley Rodriguez The Jonesen Take: Google search results are now being ranked based off the mobile version of the site as opposed to the desktop version.  This mammoth shift means Google recognizes that the growing trend in mobile searches will continue.  If your site has been built by the … Read More

Why You Need Secure Hosting

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Secure Hosting

It’s official – Google has announced that their Chrome browser will be marking HTTP sites accepting passwords and credit card as “non-secure” starting January 2017. However, their plan doesn’t stop there. Eventually, Google will have their Chrome browser to mark all HTTP sites as “Not Secure” – complete with a red warning triangle right in the browser. With these upcoming … Read More

5 Things Your Business Should Be Doing Online

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10 Things Your Business Should Do Online

Don’t look now but we’re rapidly approaching the halfway mark for 2016. If you’re like most business owners, there is probably a laundry list of things you wanted to accomplish online in 2016. From getting mobile friendly to making regular blog posts, here are 5 things your business should be doing online. Get Mobile Friendly Previously we outlined why having … Read More

Hosting Made Ridiculously Simple And More Helpful

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Hosting Made Simple

You’ve probably heard of hosting. If you have a website, you probably know you need a domain name and hosting for people to access it. Do you really know what those things are, or how they work? Should you even care? Yes. You should care what hosting is because, to be brutally honest, you are probably paying for the laziest … Read More