Install WPScan Vulnerability Scanner in CentOS

WPScan is a WordPress vulnerability scanner that can be used to scan WordPress installations for security issues. It has probably saved me many hours of searching for vulnerabilities on my client’s sites. It’s easy to use and not much of an issue to install in most Linux distros (it comes preinstalled with Kali Linux and […]

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ConfigServer Security & Firewall (csf) installation

Install ConfigServer Security & Firewall for cPanel / WHM

So I actually received an email asking me how do I secure my servers. The answer (for servers using cPanel /WHM, DirectAdmin & Webmin) is quite simple. All you need to do is install ConfigServer Security & Firewall (CSF). A free security script with quite a few features that makes managing your server’s firewall easy and […]

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Online Security

Free sites to identify a potentially malicious website

Since WordPress has become one of the most popular content management systems it has also become prone to abuse. At our company we have to deal with infected WordPress pages on a daily basis. Unfortunately cleaning the hosting package sometimes does not cut it. The site can be listed as potentially dangerous or otherwise compromised […]

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