DDoS Attacks; What are they and How can they be prevented?

DDoS Attack

DDoS attacks (Distributed Denial-of-service) have become increasingly common in the last few years and even more so over the previous year. Netscout announced findings from its bi-annual Threat Intelligence Report; that there was a record-setting 10,089,687 DDoS attacks observed during 2020. That brings up questions; what are DDoS attacks and why they should be concerned about them. What are […]

SSL Certificates, Their Importance, and How to Get One.

SSL Certificates

SSL Certificates are a crucial tool for your business’s website. An SSL Certificate is the backbone of your website’s security because it protects sensitive information on your website. Having an SSL Certificate provides your customers with trust that your website is safe for them to use. Although this the main reason for having one, there are many other reasons. SSL […]

Update WordPress Safely On Your Website

Update Wordpress

One of the most important things a website owner should do to keep their website secure and functional is to update the Content Management System (CMS). WordPress is a valuable CMS and one of the most used on the web. WordPress is extremely versatile because of the thousands of themes and plugins available on WordPress.org […]

Securing Your Website With These Easy Steps

Securing your website is one of the most important tasks as a website owner. An unsecured site can lead to attacks from hackers that turn websites into spy bots and steal user data without you even knowing. They can hack into your database and destroy information, inject malicious links into your content, and hijack your […]

What is an SSL Certificate and Does Your Website Need it?

Since the majority of businesses today rely on the internet for their marketing and sales, security of their websites should be a number one priority. In 2018, cybercriminal revenues reached $1.5 trillion. To be able to generate this amount of revenue, cybercriminals attack businesses of all sizes. They can use ransomware to attack hospitals or […]

Nextfly Web Design Welcomes Evan Shank!

Hello! My name is Evan Shank, I grew up in Fishers, Indiana, and I am a new member of the sales team, at Nextfly. I graduated from Purdue University this May with a degree in Microbiology. My original career plan involved me working in a research lab for a biotechnology company, genetically modifying bacteria to […]