Don’t Put All Your Eggs in One Basket

You may have noticed that some businesses seem to like the idea of bypassing the need for a website altogether, using Facebook instead. You type their website address into you browser and you are taken straight to their Facebook page. Brilliant! You don’t need to worry about having to keep a website up to date, there’s no web hosting fee to factor in, and everyone loves Facebook….don’t they? And that’s where we find the first flaw in this master plan.

Heartbleed

Recently, the news has been full of stories about this so-called Heartbleed bug. It’s one of the worst internet flaws ever uncovered, and it got millions of people shaking in their virtual boots. What is the Heartbleed bug?