Vulnerability Roundup

Recently, WordFence released their vulnerability roundup. To view full details, click here. To keep it brief, I’ve added some of the details here: All-in-One WP Migration Plugin “The All-in-One WP Migration plugin for WordPress reportedly suffered from a...

Back in Action

It’s been a while since I’ve had any new updates to this site, but I am back in action! I’ve got new sites coming to the portfolio soon, and I have updated the overall look of this site. Let me hear from you! Need anything? Please feel free to...

Revolution Slider Vulnerability

If you use Revolution Slider, please see this message:   Using the WordPress Slider Revolution Plugin? Update your software immediately. View this email in your browser We’re emailing you to alert you to a serious vulnerability in the WordPressSlider Revolution...

Keeping things up to date

It is so very important that you keep things on your site up to date. That means, themes, plugins, security measures…whatever you have in your system, keep it up to date. Every day new hacks and viruses are being made to target out of date products. Take this...

New Design

It’s a new era for Design Junky. Well, a new site design anyway! 🙂 It was time for a change and I am happy with the results. This year has brought more clients and more coding fun for me. I am ready for a great new year!

Enforcing Strong Passwords

I’ve said it before and I will say it again, it is EXTREMELY important to create strong passwords for every site you log into, especially your website. Here’s a great quote on why from Wordfence: The issue is that many users have the bad habit of using the...

WordPress Security

You may have noticed there seem to be more attacks lately on WordPress sites. You may think that it has something to do with WordPress itself and want nothing to do with WordPress, but the truth of the matter is that it’s just like having a Mac vs. a PC. PC...

Russian/Syrian Hack

Today, many sites worldwide got hit by a Russian/Syrian hack. This hack seems to have changed user names and passwords on sites that I dealt with but may have done other damage as well to others. It’s an ugly thing that happens sometimes. As a result we are...

Wordfence Security Email

I just received an email from Wordfence that I thought would be good to share with you. It contains information on WP Super Cache and W3 Total Cache. If you use either of these plugins, please pay close attention. Dear WordPress Publisher, If you would like to stop...

Time to change your password

This morning there was a hacker(s) trying to login into many different websites by trying to guess at the passwords associated with the accounts. As such, it triggered some servers to “shut down” the sites for a bit early this morning. It appears that...