Category: Company

  • The POODLE vulnerability – stay safe and disable SSLv3

    In the past few weeks – we have seen a lot of discussion going on about the POODLE vulnerability. Since a lot of StopTheHacker customers manage their own websites we would like to provide a little guidance on this matter. A new vulnerability has been released that targets SSLv3. This vulnerability allows attackers to pad a… Continue Reading »

  • Drupal SQL Injection Protection

    Over The last week we have released information about how to protect your website from SQL injection if you are using Drupal CMS. StopTheHacker customers can protect themselves by using our mother company’s WAF – the CloudFlare WAF. Yesterday the Drupal Security Team released a critical security patch for Drupal 7 that fixes a very… Continue Reading »

  • A (very) Brief Introduction to DNSSEC

    This blog entry is meant to provide StopTheHacker customers with a basic understanding of secure DNS. This is important as most customers manage their own websites, which are critical for their businesses. We would like to provide our customers with the information and tools which they can use to secure their websites further. The Domain… Continue Reading »

  • Scheduled Maintenance

    Our service provider will be conducting scheduled maintenance on Wednesday, August 14th, from 11 AM to 1 PM PT. The maintenance will take approximately 1 hour. This maintenance will improve performance and security of our services. During this maintenance, some webpages at may be unreachable or be served slower than usual. Logins to the… Continue Reading »

  • Join us at Parallels Summit 2013 – February 4-6, 2013

    As an Exhibitor sponsor at Parallels Summit 2013, we invite you to join us in Las Vegas, February 4-6 for this exciting event. The Parallels team has put together a great lineup of keynote speakers, breakout sessions and networking opportunities. By gathering the brightest and most innovative minds in the industry, Parallels Summit makes it easier… Continue Reading »

  • The Marriage of SSL & Malware Monitoring

    A guest article by Steve Waite, CEO, GlobalSign Americas As a security company we always encourage our customers to take a layered approach to security by understanding the risks and implementing appropriate solutions. GlobalSign is a CA, and we provide one component of such a strategy – SSL. As SSL is primarily used on webservers,… Continue Reading »

  • Check out StopTheHacker’s New Dashboard and Trust Seal

    StopTheHacker has completely redesigned its dashboard. It’s faster, easier to use, more intuitive and easy on the eyes. Yes, we have tried to make the customer experience for our community of security conscious website owners better. This dashboard allows customer to get access to frequently used features more easily, cutting down the amount of time… Continue Reading »

  • LinkedIn Security Breach!

    Security Breach At Yet Another LARGE Corporation – LinkedIn Users Beware June 6, 2012 As of this afternoon, one of the world’s largest professional networking sites has retracted their earlier denial of any security breach of 6.5 million of their users’ account passwords to confirm the rumors. The company has invalidated the passwords of affected… Continue Reading »

  • Host Europe Group Launches StopTheHacker’s SaaS Website Protection Suite in Europe

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 22, 2012 – Host Europe Group – the largest privately owned hosting group in Europe – has today announced that it has partnered with website security services provider –  StopTheHacker –  to offer its SaaS website security services throughout  Europe. Host Europe Group will roll out StopTheHacker’s comprehensive suite of… Continue Reading »

  • StopTheHacker Announces Funding Round

    SaaS Website Security Startup StopTheHacker Launches Commercial Services Based on Initial Funding Round Investment Fuels Ongoing Development and Sales Push for Emerging Internet Security Player SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 13, 2012 – SaaS website security services provider StopTheHacker has received $1.1M in initial funding from public and private investors including Runa Capital, an early-stage… Continue Reading »