Monthly Archives: August 2013

MySQL replication and verification

We have a number of customer using MySQL replication. For the uninitiated, replication copies changes from a master server to a number of slave servers. This makes scaling your service mush easier and helps improve redundancy and failover. An introduction … Continue reading

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How to restore a WordPress site after hacks or exploits in 10 easy steps

A lot of people use WordPress, and seemingly a lot forget to click the upgrade button regularly enough and find they are exploited. ┬áIn an ideal world, you would click that button whenever you see it needs updates, and have … Continue reading

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How to install Drupal on Plesk – Step by Step instructions

We have had a customer who is not overly technical wanting these instructions. Since i thought he was probably not the only one wanting a simple step by step instruction on how to install drupal on plesk easily, i though … Continue reading

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Old tomcat 5.5 installs being exploited

We have noticed a couple of people running older tomcat 5.5 installs, and these are being exploited . The main thing we noticed were slowdowns on bandwidth as well as CPU along with a few odd other things running as … Continue reading

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