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WordPress Security update

Security Notice
WordPress 4.3.1 Security and Maintenance Release

Today, the WordPress team released an important security notice affecting all previous versions of WordPress and encouraging users to update their sites immediately.

Being proactive in the protection of your site is of one of the most important aspects of having a solid security posture. Therefore, we feel it’s important that everyone update as soon as possible.

This release includes three vulnerabilities:

WordPress versions 4.3 and earlier are vulnerable to a cross-site scripting vulnerability when processing shortcode tags.
Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability was found in the user list table.
Users without proper permissions could publish private posts and make them sticky.

More details on this security release can be found here:
WordPress 4.3.1 Security and Maintenance Release

Domain name lifecycle

For a .com, .net, .org etc:

The following image depicts the lifetime of a .com .net or .org domain (Click to enlarge)


Once a domain enters the ‘Redemption Period’ it will cost more to renew it. Enom’s redemption charge is $250 + 1 year of renewal

For a .ie domain:

Once your .ie domain expires it is suspended 41 days later and completely purged 70 days later making it available for anyone to register.

WordPress Vulnerability


WordPress versions 4.1.1 and earlier are affected by a critical
cross-site scripting vulnerability, which could enable anonymous
users to compromise a site.


Vulnerability could enable anonymous users to compromise a site.


More information on 4.1.2 release may be found on official
WordPress website:


Update WordPress core to 4.1.2 asap. Also review:

Christmas Opening Hours 2014

While we are taking a few days off to relax over Christmas, everything will be monitored 24×7 as normal and our helpdesk will remain open during the holidays .

Here are our opening times over Christmas 2014:

Monday 22rd December 2014 – normal opening  hours

Tuesday 23rd December 2014 – 9:00 – 15:00

Wednesday 24th December 2014 – closed

Thursday 25th December 2014 – closed

Friday 26th December 2014– closed

Saturday 27th December 2014 – closed

Sunday 28th December 2014 – closed

Monday 29th December 2014 – 9:00 – 14:00

Tuesday 30th December 2014 – 9:00 – 14:00

Wednesday 31st December 2014 – 9:00 – 14:00

Thursday 1st January 2015 – closed

Friday 2nd January 2015 – normal opening  hours

We would like to use this opportunity to wish all our customers a Merry Christmas!

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