Emil Sayegh
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Apr 1, 2016
At Codero, we’re always on a mission to innovate and expand our product offerings in order to best serve our customers. We regularly solicit feedback from and listen to not only our current customers, but also prospective customers as well to ensure they’re receiving the best possible service. Our dedication to this ongoing effort inspired the launch of our latest offering – we’re proud to announce Human Servers, an addition to our amazing server line up. Yes, we are now offering actual human servers for… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Mar 24, 2016
Public health, education, high-tech farming and agriculture, seismic data collection, oil exploration and production, clean energy generation and management, transportation, and disaster management are examples of the many industries that require intense computing resources, often in rural America. SMBs in rural areas, just like in the major cities, are becoming increasingly reliant on cloud services as part of their core operations. Collecting, distributing, and updating information is maximized when widespread coverage, reliable connectivity, and proximal computing power are available. Take agribusiness for example: agriculture and food… Read More
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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
Emil Sayegh
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Feb 29, 2016
When it comes to choosing a cloud hosting provider, business owners have two primary concerns: performance and service. Unfortunately, many hosting companies focus on one or the other, succumbing to the “Tyranny of the OR,” making this seemingly simple decision a huge headache—until now. At Codero, we believe in the power of the “AND.” The Genius and Power of “And” At Codero, we are all students of Jim Collins’ Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies. Collins touted the “Tyranny of the OR,” a concept that explains that… Read More
Tony Anderson
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Feb 29, 2016
Thank you to everyone for a great RTIME conference! With both of our presenters – Chief Executive Officer, Emil Sayegh and Chief Network Officer, Jason Ackley – speaking about the cloud on the RTIME/NTCA certification tracks and an extremely busy booth, we experienced the best RTIME had to offer. View their presentations here and here. What were the hot topics RTIME? Cybersecurity risks were on everyone’s mind as RLECs/ILECs look for solutions to protect their operations. Senior executives led a policy discussion on the impending… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Feb 19, 2016
The Vulnerability: Recently, security researchers working for Google and Red Hat announced a vulnerability in a library commonly used in Linux environments.  Specifically, Glibc getaddrinfo() is susceptible, under certain conditions, to a stack-based buffer overflow attack while performing DNS queries.  This vulnerability has been designated CVE-2015-7547. Who is Affected? Any server running Linux with glibc 2.9 or later is affected.A complete list of the linux distributions affected can be found on the nixCraft community site. What do I need to do? If you are a Proactive Managed customer, we… Read More
Emil Sayegh
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Feb 9, 2016
Finding the right place for your apps to live is like shopping for real estate, with choices between owning, renting, and hybrid models. Owning your own home is like owning your own data center. Alternatively, a hotel lets you use as many rooms as you need without much of a commitment, which is like parking your applications in the public cloud. And hybrid clouds are somewhere in the middle. Owning a Data Center and Owning a Home Running your own data center is similar to… Read More