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Mar 22, 2016
The evolution of technology has fundamentally changed the security landscape. The trench warfare style of a static frontline for computer security has given way to guerilla warfare. In the past few weeks alone, we’ve seen the Glibc vulnerability and the DROWN SSL vulnerability. Cybersecurity risks pose increased threat to your business, which can be subjected to significant liabilities if your network falls victim to a cyber-related attack. Safeguard your environment and your business by reviewing the five actions crucial for preparedness: identify, protect, detect, respond,… Read More
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Mar 1, 2016
Today, researchers from a number of universities and organizations around the world announced the DROWN SSL exploit.  DROWN, an acronym standing for Decrypting RSA with Obsolete and Weakened eNcryption, is an exploit that allows for remote decryption of SSL communications even if they’re protected by more advanced cipher suites. DROWN was assigned CVE CVE-2016-0800. Read a detailed analysis and fix to this vulnerability at DROWNattack.com Who is Affected? Anyone who uses SSL for any services including, but not limited to, HTTPS or IMAPS should assume… Read More
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Jan 22, 2016
If you’re running a server or desktop with Linux Kernel 3.8 or higher, you and your website or application are vulnerable to a very serious 0-day local privilege escalation vulnerability. Millions of Linux systems around the world are vulnerable to compromise and must be patched. What Damage Can the Linux Vulnerability Cause? This bug (referred to as CVE-2016-0728) affects the keyrings facility in the kernel, allowing the kernel to cache security data, authentication keys, and other sensitive data. The bug creates a leak in the… Read More
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Dec 3, 2015
One of Codero’s favorite cloud customers is the University of Texas at Austin chapter of Delta Sigma Pi (DSP). Delta Sigma Pi is America’s foremost business fraternity, with 284 collegiate chapters and more than 20,000 active members. With a focus on producing community outreach and business projects, DSP needs an integrated system to manage all its projects, contacts, and websites. DSP runs its entire management ecosystem on the Codero Cloud to give them the necessary performance, scalability, and control for their complex needs. "The performance… Read More
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Nov 4, 2015
There’s no disputing that the Internet has had massive effects on international trade, beyond what anyone could have predicted. There was a time when buying a new shovel meant a trip to the local hardware store a few minutes away, but that’s started to change in recent years. These days, people are (arguably) more likely to make such a purchase online, and this is true of many other services as well. Long Distance Relationships on the Internet Pose “Communication Issues” The problem is that sometimes… Read More
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Nov 2, 2015
For the third year in a row, Codero Hosting is honored to participate in the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program, which helps local families that have fallen on hard times by providing toys and clothing to children in Travis and Williamson counties. This year, the Salvation Army of Austin's goal is to give gifts to more than 6,400 children, and Codero has committed to help the cause! In 2014, Codero sponsored over 35 children in the Austin and Kansas City areas! Our goal this year is to… Read More
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Oct 30, 2015
This has been a very fun week at Codero, filled with delicious foods and amazing costumes! With Halloween just one day away, we wanted to cap our week off with a bang -- and I think I can safely say, "Mission accomplished!" (In case you missed out the festivities from earlier in the week, you can take a look back here.) We have a second wave of awesome costumes! First off is Cindy Wisner. She may be forever smiling on our home page, but there's… Read More
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Sep 28, 2015
Many small businesses choose to host with Codero for a stable, secure ecommerce platform. Uptime is critical, especially as the holiday season (and Black Friday!) creep ever closer. AntiqueFarmHouse, one of Codero’s modern ecommerce customers, is a hand-picked furniture retailer that empowers normal people to add designer touches to their homes. About AntiqueFarmHouse AntiqueFarmHouse separates itself from its crowded field by offering lower prices and not offering too many products. One of AntiqueFarmHouse’s two owners, Nadia Khayat, says that similar companies bombard and overwhelm their customers with… Read More