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Hostwinds Gets Ready for UnGagged 2014!

  As the winter months approach and it gets colder here in our headquarter city of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Hostwinds puts their “back to the wind” and prepares to hit the streets to Continue Reading


Hackers: Data Picking for Profit

Years ago I fell victim to fraud. It was around 1999 and I was residing in a hip, desirable borough of Boston known as Allston-Brighton on a very safe street Continue Reading

0 Names Hostwinds Best for Shared Hosting!

  Hostwinds received the “Shared Hosting” Editor’s Choice Award for October 2014 from! The FMH website states that “Web Hosts whom have won the FindMyHost Editors’ Choice Award are honest, reliable, Continue Reading


We’re PROUD of YOU! JOIN The Hostwinds Wall of Fame!

Do you want to be a part of the Hostwinds Headquarter Office? Hostwinds appreciates your commitment and contribution to our success! As we serve your needs each and everyday, we are Continue Reading


Vulnerability: Come In. The Door is Open.

Today’s world is filled with battles, attacks, threats and vulnerabilities. Whether you flip a page, change a channel or click a mouse, you are continually reminded that you may or Continue Reading


Shellshock Vulnerable QNAP Devices Attacked by Hackers

A recent investigation has uncovered the efforts of a group of hackers who have been attacking web servers with “network attached storage devices” weakened by the Shellshock Bash vulnerability, according to an article Continue Reading


Hostwinds Honored by!

  Hostwinds received the “Reseller Hosting” Editor’s Choice Award for September 2014 from! The FMH website states that “Web Hosts whom have won the FindMyHost Editors’ Choice Award are honest, Continue Reading


Europol and Banks Join Forces to Fight Cybercrime

The cybercrime unit within the European Union‘s law enforcement agency Europol and banks from around Europe have partnered to fight against the rise of attacks against the financial sector by cyber criminals, according to Continue Reading


European Banks Hacked by Crime Ring for a Decade

Internet security experts have discovered a European cybercrime network which has been functioning for over a decade and preying on hundreds of  “banks, governments, research labs, critical infrastructure facilities and more“, according to a Continue Reading


Hacking Attacks on West Plan of Islamic State

Following President Barack Obama’s recent announcement that the United States will extend airstrikes on Islamic State (ISIL) targets into Syria, militants from the terrorist organization are reportedly “boasting of its plans to create a Continue Reading