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What Does ‘Website’ Mean to CMS Users?

The definition and concept of website will invariably differ depending on the demographic you’re questioning. Defined literally, a website is a connected group of pages on the internet that use unique addresses and routes on the network, which are based on internet protocols. But who can actually understand this kind of explanation? CMS has become the leading solution […]

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Can I Also Protect My Subdomains With Cloudbric?

Cloudbric received a lot of questions about our web application security service, and in our mission to democratize cyber security, we try our best to make the information readily available. We post a lot of answers in our Help Center, but every week we will give a longer answer about one question. This week, a […]

Cloud based WAF

Using a Cloud-Based WAF as a Service for Better Web Security

Before the advent of the cloud-based WAF, Web Application Firewalls (WAF) usually came in the form of hardware. These WAF appliances were great for big businesses and enterprises. They provided flexibility, fast accessibility to the device and  did not depend on external connections for functionality. However, they also had a few disadvantages. Hardware WAFs were […]

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The (Cyber Security) Fuss About Sarbanes-Oxley

In the cyber security news realm, there’s been a lot of talk these days regarding Sarbanes-Oxley. To give some formal background, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (sometimes referred to as SOX or Sarbox) was an act passed by Congress in 2002 to keep companies from participating in dubious financial activity. The Act requires companies to […]

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Top 3 Web Security Misunderstandings by Small Businesses

Web security seems to be the buzzword in the news the past couple of years with stories of legendary hacks hitting companies like Target, Home Depot, J.P. Morgan, and Sony—just to name a few. However, because we always hear about these hacks happening to big and established companies, we often  think that these kinds of […]

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Top 5 Cyber Security Movies

With the rise in cyber security-related occurrences in the general media, it only makes sense that it would spill over into entertainment. For example, the 2016 releases of “Jason Bourne” or “Now You See Me 2” both deal with the issues of privacy in the cyber realm in some form or another. But this isn’t […]

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