Ransomware Attack Targets Kaseya Software – 200 Businesses Effected

kaseya software ransomware cyberattack

Ransomware Targets U.S. Company Kaseya Software. The attack involves a Kaseya product called VSA, which among other things lets small and medium-size businesses remotely monitor their computer systems and automatically take care of routine server maintenance and security updates. The sad part: Joe Biden’s response, It appears to have caused Minimal Damage to the U.S. Was Kaseya one of the companies Biden told Vladimir Putin was off-limits…

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Saying Goodbye to Costly cPanel and Hello Plesk Obsidian Web Admin SE

Plesk Obsidian Web Admin SE

Recently I gave cPanel the boot and said hello to Plesk Obsidian Web Admin SE which is FREE for up to 3 domains. I’ve run cPanel for well over a decade, but its license fee has skyrocketed within the past year. Searching for an alternative and trying two others, I chose the FREE Plesk Obsidian Web Admin SE version as the easiest to set up.…

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Parler Doomed By Amazon AWS Proprietary Code

parler doomed using aws

Parler Doomed itself using Amazon AWS servers with proprietary code. So from what I’ve learned today even with a full site backup, leasing a server elsewhere would not work. Meanwhile conservatives and Trump supporters are flocking to gab.com from Twitter, and Facebook! When Jeff Bezos ordered Parler’s servers switched off they were out of business. It’s quite technical but Rob Colbert a system administrator from…

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WHM cPanel Acquired By Oakley Capital Raises License Fees

cPanel license fee increase

Running WHM / cPanel hosting cloud instance? cPanel has new multi tiered pricing. It’s no doubt that cPanel is the best web server software on the net, but from what I’m reading starting on 09/01/19. Licensees will be billed by how many account’s (domains) are hosted on an instance. Looks like it will get really expensive to run under cPanel. As a hobbyist i have…

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Content Delivery Network Best For Worldwide Reach

content delivery network

Trying to reach a worldwide audience? A content delivery network (CDN) is he way to go. The whole idea is to push your content from a node closest to your audience. This blog is pushed out of CloudFlare which delivers it worldwide with the least amount of network hops. This world map shows this cdn’s node locations in major cities. If your audience is closest…

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Google Shortening Meta Description Length

Google Meta Description Reduced

Google is reverting back to it’s previous shorter meta description length. The latest meta description is said to be reduced to between 150 to 170 Characters. Though as of this post no definite meta length has been revealed. According to Yoast. Our meta descriptions need to be shorter. Just a few months ago, we told you that your meta descriptions could be longer. Now we’re saying…

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Hotlinking: Damaging Your Trust Factor & Stealing Resources

33arvida Hotlinking Images

Hotlinking is the shady dark-web practice of linking to resources on your server. Scammers are stealing your bandwidth. Even worse your resources are used to spread malware killing your domain’s trust factor! Google and Bing track your images and other hotlinked resources. Backlinks coming from spammy phishing domains and will earn your domain a penalty. Here’s how to stop this bad element in it’s tracks!…

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Visitor Maps Who’s Online WordPress IPV6 Mod

Visitor Maps IPV6 Database Mod

Visitor Maps and Who’s Online by Mike Challis is a favorite among WordPress webmasters to display visitors IP addresses and location. Unfortunately IPV6 addresses are cut off by visitor maps 20 character IPV4 field limit. Doc shows how to mod it’s character length in this tutorial solving the problem. Visitor Maps and Who’s Online is unfortunately no longer available on the WordPress plugin repository. Mike…

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Yoast SEO Version 7 Removes Manual Sitemap Toggle

Github Yoast SEO V7 Ticket 9317 Archive Sitemap

Yoast SEO Version 7 removes manual sitemap toggle. As an advanced WordPress blogger selecting what sitemaps were generated was a big plus for me. Yoast’s WordPress Version 7 is hyped to be cleaner lightweight code with unneeded features removed. Meta keywords was an unneeded feature that many folks probably didn’t use, I agree with that removal. But in my personal opinion removing sitemap display configuration…

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WHM cPanel Latest Version Update To Current Instructions

Webhost Manager WHM Mai Menu

WHM cPanel Version 70 is in Current release as of this posting. Version 70’s biggest feature is cPhulk country blocking. This protects your server from SSH and other attacks by troublesome countries that take place constantly. Today we lay out how to update your servers preferences to upgrade to any Current WHM / cPanel release. First before attempting this procedure we highly recommend taking a…

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SITE Command Useful To Find Search Indexed URLS

Site Command Find Indexed URLS

Simple browser tool SITE command checks if your urls are indexed, or in our example are NOT Indexed. This works with Bing and Yahoo search, Google search, and possibly others like AOL and Yandex Etc. Being a conservative blogger FidoSysop has noticed some blog posts that should be getting lots of views are not. It’s a known fact that conservatives and Donald Trump supporters have…

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Yoast SEO Premium Plugin ‘View Update Details’ Problem

Yoast SEO Premium Support

As a general rule we prefer to preview what’s new in WordPress plugin updates. After plopping down $89 for Yoast SEO Premium I’m impressed. However when a new Yoast SEO premium update was available, I was not able to view the new version details because of a error. I could preview other WordPress plugin update details before actually doing the update, but not on Yoast…

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