Spectre and Meltdown – Critical Computer Vulnerabilities Affect Almost ALL Computers

Spectre and Meltdown Posted Jan 24, 2018 Update Feb 01, 2018 – see text at the bottom of the article. Update Mar 21, 2018 – minor update.  Updated version number for Steve Gibson’s Inspectre utility.  Make sure you get the most … Continue reading

Critical Backdoor Security Flaw in Many Intel CPU Business PC’s – Regardless of Operating System

Intel AMT Critical Firmware Vulnerability This describes a critical flaw in huge numbers of Intel based PC’s targeted toward businesses (but which consumers may also own). I had limited space in the title to describe this.  This flaw applies primarily … Continue reading

Beefing Up Your ROUTER Security

Published April 11, 2017 at 11:30 PM Updated April 11, 2017 at 11:30 PM The cool people over at WordFence just posted a blog post indicating that many thousands of attacks on WordPress sites are coming from hacked home routers.  … Continue reading

Open Security Letter to Companies Deploying IOT or Wireless Tech

Published: January 18, 2017 at 11:19 PM EST Updated: January 18, 2017 at 11:19 PM EST Updated: March 3rd, 2017 at 02:42 PM EST — Added this article to some more categories.  Added RSS links at the bottom. This is … Continue reading

How To START Securing Your WordPress Site

Updated March 04, 2019 at 16:28 ET. Minor revisions. Updated December 09, 2016 at 22:28 ET. Published December 09, 2016 at 16:02 ET. If you’re reading this blog, you’re reading a WordPress based site.  WordPress is one of the most … Continue reading