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Top 20 Hostile Web Hosting & Cloud Services for January 2020

Those are the January TOP 20 attacks. The sample was taken from 9 websites running mostly WordPress. The attacks are usually probes for WordPress plugin vulnerabilities and SQL injections attempts. A small ammount of attacks are brute force and spam attempts.…

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Top 10 Hostile Web Hosting & Cloud Services for July 2019

Because some people ask, we are not talking only about spammers, we are talking about xss attacks, brute force attempts, sql injections, you name it. Attacks for hours, very coordinated, same type of attack and same target from different IP every 2-3 seconds.

In this TOP 10 i will skip …

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Top 10 Hostile Web Hosting & Cloud Services for June 2019

Here is the Top 10 Hostile Web Hosting and Cloud Services for June 2019. The data is collected from 11 Websites, mainly running WordPress and sorted by the number of attacks from their IPs.

Of course Digital Ocean and OVH have filled once again our logs with attacks from their …

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Top 10 Hostile Web Hosting & Cloud Services for May 2019

After been hacked (via a vulnerable WordPress plugin named YUZO Related), we decided to change our security net and add an other layer of protection. That extra layer, that doesn’t depend on WordPress anymore, provides a huge amount of detailed statistics per month.

So here are the TOP 10 Toxic …

Cloudflare: The New Face of Bulletproof Spam Hosting

..or, why do I get all this spam, and who’s serving it?

Spammers have long had to face a problem. Legitimate Web hosting companies don’t host spam sites. Almost all Web hosts have policies against spam, so spammers have to figure out how to get their sites hosted. After all, …