Our main focus today is on existing threats affecting your company or individual website. Threats we know of and ignore and threats we don’t. Let’s now dive into it, describe, discuss and curb the threats. Grab your riding gear and let’s start!

We will concentrate more on Apache web server and how we can achieve our main goal of fixing the existing security issues that are affecting your website security score.

Directory Listing

Did you know that anyone around the globe could easily browse the content of your directories(folders) if no index is found? Well, now you know. …


By default, netlify gives your project a name like [bravo-xtango23akjdhdjd].netlify.app, which sometimes can be hard for your friends or colleagues to recall or even type on the search bar. In this blog post, I’ll be showing you how you can easily rename it to a name of your choice.

Definition of Terms:

  • Netlify -> Netlify is a San Francisco-based cloud computing company that offers hosting and serverless backend services for web applications and static websites.
  • Domain -> A domain name is a human-friendly address, sometimes called a URL (Uniform Resource Locator) or web address. It was created to make IP, or Internet Protocol…

Are you wondering on how you can make yourself invisible on WhatsApp? i.e hide your online status when using WhatsApp? Below are the step by step solutions, on how to disable the online status both on the computer and on phone.

There are quite a few reasons that can make one, not want to be seen as ‘online’ on WhatsApp. Number one being the reason as to why you searched this tip, the other reasons might be one of the following:

  • You don’t want those late night notifications when you’re resting.
  • You don’t want to be disturbed while working(personal space).

The cipher belonging to the famous American serial killer commonly known as the zodiac killer (Arthur Leigh Allen) who is believed to have murdered six people, primarily in northern California, between 1966 and 1969 has finally been solved.

The 1969 cipher ‘puzzle’ was solved by a team of coding experts from the United States, Australia and Belgium. Below is the message revealed:


Grab your cup of coffee and stay close to me as I take you through this short journey, of how progressively our mobile money transfer service in Kenya(‘M-PESA’), is rapidly on the front line to accelerate the transformation of our economy by introducing faster and efficient methods of money transfer across the globe, e.g. from Clients to Business (C2B), Business to Clients (B2C) and much more.

Today I’ll be talking about the new short code introduced by Safaricom, to ease the existing processes used to access M-PESA menu, but before that, let’s introduce M-PESA to our global community✍️.️

So, What is M-Pesa & How Does It Work?


Photo by Markus Winkler on Unsplash

The most awaited release for WordPress enthusiasts has finally arrived🚢. The new version 5.5 has brought about a lot of new exciting features. The areas covered by this major release are: speed, search, and security.

Speed:

The WordPress team has added the lazy loading feature, which reduces page loading time. This happens due to page weight reduction, hence a quicker load time. You now don’t have to worry about adding additional lazy load plugins for the purpose of optimizing images on your website. When page speed is good, be assured that the bounce rate will be lower.

Lazy loading of images


A snap of any desk.

AnyDesk is a German proprietary remote desktop application distributed by AnyDesk Software GmbH. The software program provides platform independent remote access to personal computers and other devices running the host application. It offers remote control, file transfer, and VPN functionality.

Follow the following steps to install AnyDesk application on your fedora operating system within seconds😎.

Step 1: Downloading AnyDesk

Download AnyDesk using this link https://anydesk.com/en/downloads/linux and choose whether you want one for a 32Bit or 64Bit system. After choosing your right option, proceed by clicking the Download Now


Promote Your Apps On Google Play
Promote Your Apps On Google Play

By now I trust you’ve already created a few apps on Google Play Store, and your next intriguing question as a developer is, “How do I market my apps as a developer on Google Play?”, well, today I’ll be focusing on you as a developer.

In this episode of “How To Promote Yourself As A Dev On Google Play,” we will focus on having one of the basic requirements before exploring other ways. The main focus of today is on creating a developer page. So, Sit tight, have a sip of coffee☕, and let’s dive into this.

Creating A Developer Page


password reset
password reset

What if I told told you it’s better to forget your password than noting it down in a sticky note, would you believe me? Well, I’m here to share some insight..

A Look Into Some Of The Breaches That Happened Just Between Jan and March 11,2020:

January 22/2020 –250 Million Microsoft email and Internet Protocol addresses breached, January 28/2020–10,000 LabCorp patient records exposed(names, addresses, social security numbers), January 29/2020 — UN Servers compromised, February 11/2020 — US defence agency(DISA), suffered a data breach, February 21/2020–330,000 Slickwraps’ customer data breached, March 5/2020–Virgin Media DB containing personal information of 900,000 people accessed by unknown person, March 5/2020 — Comparitech security research team discovered over 200 million US…


HTTPS enforcement for main and sub domains respectively:

Abbreviations used:

  • Secure Socket Layer(SSL) now known as TLS(Transport Layer Security)
  • Hypertext Transfer Protocol(HTTP) and HTTP Secure(HTTPS)
  • cPanel- Web hosting control panel that facilitates web hosting server management.

Step 1: Login to your cPanel and head over to file manager section as seen in the screenshot below.

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“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Wishing is not enough; we must do.” — Von Goethe

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