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5 cPanel Tips for Beginners

cPanel is the world’s most popular web based control panel for managing web hosting accounts. It has been designed to be user friendly and easy for first time users to find what they need. It is also easy to find tutorials and assistance for a task you need help with. If you are just getting started, the various web hosting terms and functions may take some getting used to, take a look at these 5 cPanel tips for beginners to help you get started.


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HTTPS is vulnerable to the Poodle bug – Disable SSL 3.0 now!

Poodle bug


Web browser and server software are vulnerable to the Poodle bug. Attackers can exploit the framework of SSL 3.0 to intercept encrypted information and gain access to email, bank accounts, etc. It has been established that the vulnerability is so deeply rooted in SSL 3.0 that it cannot be fixed by a patch. All software like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari and Internet Explorer are vulnerable. The only solution to secure software that support it is to completely stop using SSL 3.0 and use TLS only.


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Why Do I Need a Website for My Business?

Internet has transcended borders, generations and cultures, yet there are businesses that aren’t on the web. They may not have a product they consider worth selling online through a website or may think their business is too small to be on the Internet. While conventional wisdom would justify the above reasons, Internet has evolved and so have users! Today, people go online to research about products and services they need. If you don’t have a website, chances are they will find your competitors who have a website. If you are wondering, why do I need a website for my business, read on to learn how your business can benefit from a website.


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7 Simple Ways to Secure and Protect Your Privacy Online

When you are online, everything you do is tracked. Sometimes your activity is tracked by multiple companies who sell this information to other interested parties. Try to check how many companies have your address, phone number, income etc. Your information is money for the good, the bad and they ugly. It can be used to sell products, target you in customized advertisements or steal from you.

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