security

Google ramps up G Suite security console

Google recently announced a new security feature – OAuth apps whitelisting, for its G Suite customers. The feature will provide better visibility and power in hands of the customers, allowing them to define how their data is being used by third-party apps. Google added the feature into its G Suite security controls with an effort to improve the data access permissions and protect user data from any phishing attacks. A few months back, Gmail users were hit by a phishing scam, consisting an email claiming to be an invite for Google Docs. Though actually, it was a hideous act to prompt users to give access permissions to the third-party apps to use their personal data. With the new feature, Google tries to prevent such phishing attacks in future by ensuring better security level for the users...

Windstream Hosted solutions to Open 72,000-Square-Foot Enterprise Class Data Center in Charlotte, NC

Managed Hosting provider Windstream Hosted Solutions today announced undergoing construction of it’s  new 72,000-square-foot enterprise-class data center in Charlotte, North Carolina that is going to open later this year. Windstream’s fourth DC in Charlotte and seventh in North Carolina, the new facility will have multiple 10,000-square-foot data center suites  delivered in a phased approach. Aimed to help businesses manage their resources in a cost-effective manners,  the Charlotte DC will provide Windstream’s full suite of cloud computing, dedicated hardware, data storage, and managed services. Some key features of the new facility are: This newest data center represents our commitment to providing customers with the highest level of services and reliability in order to meet the ch...

Cloud-based website security provider 6Scan Partners with StableHost

Cloud-based website security provider 6Scan Ltd. today announced its partnership with web hosting provider StableHost.  6Scan provides a high-level of protection against vulnerabilities and malware, yet requires minimal action on the part of the small-to-medium website owner. – Mauricio Terrats, StableHost. “6Scan provides a high-level of protection against vulnerabilities and malware, yet requires minimal action on the part of the small-to-medium website owner,” said Mauricio Terrats, StableHost. “With 6Scan, our customers can focus on their sites’ user experience, and, thus, expand their Internet presence,” he added. The  partnership provides StableHost’s customers with: A free assessment of their services and recommendations based on specific customer...

Understanding Role of Code Signing Certificates in Mobile Application Security

Mobile Applications have met with wide acceptance globally, thanks to their easy installation, streamlined interface, great user experience, and the ability to download them  easily via online and offline stores. They lower the technical barriers and offer a simple and enjoyable user experience. Mobile application has become a giant business in the last few years,  and is still growing,  opening multiple doors of opportunities for software developers. Customers spend a fairly good amount of money on mobile applications because although there is no dearth of  free applications out there, they come with a trial period. In 2012, it is estimated that consumers spent approx. 14 billion dollars on downloading mobile applications. A number as big as that indicates a rapid evolution of  mobile app...

Learning How to install a Wildcard SSL certificate in WHM and Common Compatibility Errors

Last decade has seen a phenomenal growth in the usage of Internet. Accepted round the globe unanimously with wide arms, Internet has now become a part of everyone’s daily life. Everybody is now online, and in more ways than one would’ve imagined. People use Internet for checking news, keeping a tab on their favorite sports, listening music, watching movies, professional conversations, interacting with new people, online shopping etc. Online shopping is easy,  ubiquitous, provides a broad range of options to choose from, and most importantly saves time.  Businesses now realize the importance of being online, and most of them  have websites showcasing and selling their products. But it isn’t that easy to turn a visitor on your website into a customer. Netizens today are sma...

ZNetLive Launches Enterprise Solutions; Big Data, Disaster Recovery, SaaS and more

A day after launching SSD Hosting Services, CloudNet Servers and Cloud Shared Hosting, ZNetLive today unveiled a wide range of hosting and data center solutions specially engineered for enterprises. Designed for providing enterprise grade services capable of delivering a higher level of performance, security, scalability & availability, the solutions include Big Data, Disaster Recovery, Enterprise Hosting, Virtualization, Web Apps and SaaS, Hybrid Environments and more. Our server options range from public cloud instances to enterprise class dedicated servers and our storage solutions are extremely flexible when it comes to read-write speed; thus suiting the demands of every client and delivering him the exact resources he needs as per his requirements. – Mr. Munesh Jadoun, CEO, ZNetLi...

A list of Frequently Asked Questions about WildCard SSL Certificates answered by RapidSSLonline

A WildCard SSL certificate has many advantages over a conventional SSL certificate, the most important one being it’s ability to secure not only your website URL, but also an unlimited number of its subdomains. Needless to say, a product with such  benefits does attract interest of a large pool of customers. At RapidSSLOnline, a Certificate Authority of a wide range of brands such as VeriSign (Now Symantec), GeoTrust, Thawte, and RapidSSL, we  come across a lot of such customers on a daily basis, who are curious about this product, and have a variety of questions to ask before making a decision to buy it. And hence this post. A follow up to my last article, which provided a brief overview of WildCard SSLs, this one aims to address most frequently asked questions on the web about the ...

McAfee’s New Identity and Access Management Solutions Deliver Control and Security to the Cloud

We are focusing on several identity-related ‘hot spots’ and investing to help our customers and partners solve critical challenges and maintain business continuity and agility. – Pat Calhoun, SVP and GM, Network Security, McAfee. McAfee has added identity and access management solutions to its Security Connected portfolio in order to enable simple, safe, secure and compliant access to critical business information, including cloud-based applications while also  protecting against advanced malware and other hidden threats.  For a brief overview, some key features  of the new solution are: Single-sign-on Strong authentication Granular application control Web filtering Deep content inspection Advanced malware protection. McAfee identity and access management aims to help  businesses who use l...

Technical Features and Advantages of Secure Site Pro with EV SSL

As evident by the name, Secure Site Pro with EV SSL is one of the most advanced level of SSL security certificates. Because of the extensively rigorous levels of authentication process one has to go though to obtain it, a Secure Sire Pro with SSL certificate allows you to loudly and clearly state the legitimacy of your organization even to those who don’t understand web security. Nothing can be clearer that your browser approves of a site than the color green. This certification also allows you to present a dynamic trust seal on your site, presents your official business name in the address bar, and allows you to advertise to your customers that you are using the highest level encryption and business validation. This comforts web users, consciously and subconsciously, that not only they ar...

Frequently Asked Questions about EV SSL Certificates answered by RapidSSLonline

RapidSSLonline, an SSL security specialist, addresses some valuable questions and answers, which according to them are most frequently asked on the web. What is an EV SSL Certificate Security? EV SSL or Extended Validation SSL certificate is one of the most toughest and trusted SSL certificates, which is especially produced to protect wide level e-Business web servers and their users’ information, while it is being transferred between web browsers and servers. What type of validation does an EV SSL certificate contain? An EV SSL certificate issued  to any web organization contains complete Domain and Business Authentication details. What are some major advantages Extended Validation SSL certificate has when compared to a Standard SSL? One of the greatest advantages of obtaining an EV SSL c...

What is a Multi Domain EV SSL Certificate?

Maintaining a  high level of online trust and security in compliance with industry-wide security regulations can be a daunting task for organizations  as it requires timely updates to the IT security infrastructure which are sometimes very expensive. To keep a sense of trust and security intact in the minds of website visitors and at the same time keeping expenditure within manageable limits is thus a very herculian task. This is where a  Multi Domain EV SSL security certificate comes in.  Multi Domain EV SSL security certificateis a ‘best of both worlds’ product in a way that it provides stringent and tough authentication at par with  industry standard EV SSL (Extended Validation) certificate, and has the ability to package multiple domains , thereby effectively cutting down t...

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