Critical Vulnerability in Magento eCommerce Platform

Critical Vulnerability in Magento eCommerce Platform

The Magento team has released a patch for a critical security breach (SUPEE-5344) that allows for remote shell the root account (RCE - Remote Command Execution). Since two months the hotfix is available but more than 50% of eCommerce sites using Magento are still...

New WooCommerce vulnerability, are you concerned?

New WooCommerce vulnerability, are you concerned?

A dangerous vulnerability has been discovered this Wednesday, June 10 in the WooCommerce plugin. This vulnerability allows any attacker to exploit the breach to create and download files on vulnerable servers. Discover in this article if you are affected by this...

The cybersecurity paradox for eCommerce sites

The cybersecurity paradox for eCommerce sites

While e-commerce sites are the main targets of hackers and fraudsters, 95% of them do not have the means to protect themselves against sophisticated attacks and Internet frauds. By beeing a victim of an attack or a fraud, the e-retailer will lose its reputation, its...

The Impacts of an eCommerce Hacked Website

The Impacts of an eCommerce Hacked Website

According to the FEVAD (the French Federation of eCommerce and Distance Selling), online store sales reached 57 billion euros in 2014 with a revenue rose by 11% and a number of transactions increased by 15%. While large companies are focused on competitors, SMEs have...

Why Hacking WordPress is so easy?

Why Hacking WordPress is so easy?

WordPress is the most popular blogging and Content Management System (CMS) in the world. Simple and powerful, this CMS drastically reduces the effort required to set a functional and attractive website. This popularity makes it a juicy target for hackers aiming to use...

Can we trust premium themes and plugins?

Can we trust premium themes and plugins?

Many SMEs and online shops are using CMS and a multitude of themes and plugins to promote their online platform. It is tempting to use the latest cutting-edge technology to provide new features to its customers and stand out from competitors, but at what price?...