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At White Fir Design we are focused on assisting you in making sure that you make the most of your online presence. Whether you are a new business, an established business, or a non-profit organization we provide services that will assist you in creating or improving online presence. We provide an assortment of web design, security, and marketing services. We provide the technical expertise needed to quickly and easily create or improve your online presence, so that you can spend your time on what you do best. We work hard to provide you value for your investment in your online presence and we make sure that you are fully satisfied with the work we do.

Latest Blog Posts

Upgrading Moodle Resolves the "reCAPTCHA V1 IS SHUTDOWN" Error
Often times when we are contacted about upgrading software on websites it is due to an assumption that doing that will resolve some error or other problem occurring with the website. In a lot of those cases doing an upgrade will not resolve the issue as it has no connection to the version of the software in use. That would be a good reason for people to not try to self diagnose issues with their w... Read More

Sonatype Turns Their Distribution of Insecure Software Into Misleading Stories About Other Companies
When it comes to improving the security of websites, security journalists could play an important role, but they unfortunately do not seem to be interested in doing that. Instead they spend a lot of time spreading misleading and outright false information that comes from security companies. Often times, like a game of telephone, the information being provided gets more inaccurate as journalists re... Read More

Here Is How SiteLock Tries To Mislead People with Their Meaningless Attacks per Day Stat
We frequently have people contacting us looking for help after they have been contacted by the web security company SiteLock, through that we often hear bit and pieces of the misleading and outright false claims they frequently make. Recently we have been sent complete sets of communications between them and the people they were trying to take advantage of. There are a number of things we have not... Read More

The Overstated Security Risks of Using an Outdated Version of WordPress
In dealing with hacked websites we often not only have to deal with cleaning up the hack but also trying to clear up misinformation that people hiring us have run across before coming to us. One area of that we used to deal with a lot, were people that were sure there websites were hacked due to usage of outdated software, often the software in question being WordPress, despite there not being any... Read More

Just Because SiteLock Is Trying To Con You Doesn't Mean Your Website Hasn't Been Hacked
In interacting with people about hacked websites one of the things that comes up frequently is people conflating security companies trying to take advantage of them with a belief that their websites haven't really been hacked. A lot of the blame for this resides with the security companies that are trying to take advantage of people (and look to be very successful at it) and others that help enabl... Read More