What is HTTPS and why everyone is so obsessed about it?
Working from the CloudAccess.net Poland office, Janis is a Cloud Support Engineer but looks to branch out and join other teams within the company. Prior to his work with us, Janis worked as a customer service specialist for Microsoft. Janis finds that CloudAccess.net has a friendly atmosphere and that everyone here is very supportive. Janis is Polish, lives in Police, Poland, and is of Greek descent. In his free time Janis enjoys reading Umberto Eco books, listening to music and playing basketball.
According to the Wikipedia: “A password is a word or string of characters used for user authentication to prove identity or access approval to gain access to a resource which is to be kept secret from those not allowed access.”. Since we need to keep some things to ourselves, it is a good practice to secure them properly. In this blog I will try to explain to you why it is important to use unique, strong passwords and how to easily manage them.
Oh and I will try to explain from the site’s security perspective, but the rules are similar when it comes to securing all your accounts.
The new Joomla! 3.6.1 contains a lot of bug fixes and it is really important to update your site as soon as possible. In the newest Joomla! version, developers introduced a CSRF token check to the Joomla! Update component - which will help secure your Joomla! site.