Category: SWS Blog

Recently there has been a spear-phishing email going around for Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU). The email has been coming from [email protected] and contains a base64 encoded html attachment (Navy Federal Credit Union Attach Form.html). The attachment is a fully functional HTML clone of the…

Are you Still paying for Anti-Virus? I was recently reading this article "Still Paying for Antivirus Software? Experts Say You Probably Don't Need It", where the author is stating that most people really don't need anti-virus software and they really don't need to pay for…

In our four part post on Cyber Security Scans (1) (2) (3) & (4), we talked about Cyber Security Insurance and that resulted in the required scans. Cyber security insurance protects businesses against computer-related crimes and losses. This can include targeted attacks, such as malware…

Cyber Security Scans - Update We have achieved a 100% for this client on their insurance companies Cyber Security Scan. This includes their website and their office computer setup.

Cyber Security Scans - Part 3 After addressing over 900 plus findings on the Cyber Security scan report, I found many of the findings were not from IP's in my subnet and not related to the website being scanned. I started to parse the results…

Cyber Security Scans - Part 2 In our previous Cyber Security Scan post, we started to talk about the findings of the initial scan. Here are the rest of the scan results. There are a total 87 findings in the "DNS HEALTH" section There is…

Cyber Security Scans - Part 1 This will be a multi-part blog post, explaining one of our newer services we offer and how we were successful for one customer. Simply Web Services, LLC, has always offered Cyber Security Scans as a service, but we never…

Facebook Wi-Fi Facebook is launching Facebook Wi-Fi, which is a method for customers to use your wireless network connection (Wi-Fi), to connect to the internet. Directly from Facebook's email marketing, promoting Facebook Wi-Fi. How It Works Facebook Wi-Fi will allow people to connect to your…

GoDaddy Has Been Compromised This is directly from GoDaddy: On November 17, 2021, we discovered unauthorized third-party access to our Managed WordPress hosting environment. Here is the background on what happened and the steps we took, and are taking, in response: We identified suspicious activity…

Reputation Management At Simply Web Services, our job doesn't have to stop when your website project is complete. Many of our clients continue with Simply Web Services for hosting, SEO, Online Marketing and Reputation Management. We continually work to optimize your success on the Internet.…