I have received three spam emails in recent days, with people offering to sell me the “.com” version of a “.net” domain name that I already own. This is not so unusual. Ever since domain names became a “thing”, people have been speculatively buying them to resell at a profit. This is known as “cybersquatting“.
Setting up a web site does take a lot of steps. Here’s a great guide from the folks at wpmudev. Too much? Contact me for any / all of these steps!
The most recent spread of ransomware shows a troubling trend. According to news sources, “Hospitals, major companies and government offices were among those that were badly affected.” Some opinions out there seem to consider such attacks as inevitable, or even due to bad policies, but this attack was preventable through standard maintenance practices. The people