Equifax Data Breach – What Really Happened There?

Equifax Data Breach – What Really Happened There?

Equifax Data Breach – What Really Happened There?

On Sep 7th 2017, Equifax – one of the “big-three” U.S credit bureaus – announced one of the most high profile data breaches in recent memory. This attack is estimated to have affected 143 million Americans through the loss of confidentiality of victims’ Social Security numbers, birth dates, and driver’s license numbers[1]. Since this The post Equifax Data Breach – What Really Happened There? appeared first on VMware Security.


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Whoops, I changed my WordPress URL

If you have accidentally changed the WordPress Site address in General Settings and now cannot access your site, this post is for you.

Using FTP, open up the wp-config.php file found in the root of your website files, edit it with a notepad  program,

and paste these lines (with your site name) into it after the initial commenting:

define('WP_HOME', 'http://sitename.com');
define('WP_SITEURL', 'http://sitename.com');

Thats it!  It will essentially hard code the two URLs into WordPress so it can no longer be changed via the UI.

Special Thanks: Blake Imeson

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