Assisting You in Making the Most of Your Online Presence

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

Google is Hosting and Handling Advertising for Website that is Publishing Purported Leaked Credit Card Info
A month ago we noted that Google's AdSense program was handling the advertising for a number of websites serving “nulled” web software, which is paid web software being distributed illegal, with at least one of those serving up malicious code with the "nulled" web software. We reported a number of the websites to Google as they are violating policies of the AdSense program, but they are still ... Read More

Kaspersky Lab's News Website Threatpost Spreads Unfounded Claims About Security Threats
The Russian security company Kaspersky Lab has been in the news a lot recently in regards to questions about its relationship with the Russian government, but what deserves to get some focus is how their news website, Threatpost, helps to spreads unfounded claims about security threats coming from others in the security industry. Back in November over at the blog for our Plugin Vulnerabilities ... Read More

Mr.ToKeiChun69 Defacement Campaign Seems to Be Targeting Websites Hosted with Endurance International Group (EIG) Brands
Yesterday we were contacted by someone looking for second opinion as to whether the web security company SiteLock's claim that their website contained malware was true. The website's owner believed that their web host BlueHost and SiteLock might be trying to scam them. In the case of this website it wasn't hard to determine that the website was hacked, as this is what was shown on the homepage:... Read More

Sample Data Included with Joomla Templates from Template Monster Lead to Website Being Hacked
When it comes to cleaning up hacked websites one of the three basic pieces of doing a proper cleanup is trying to determine how the website was hacked. Without doing that you leave open the possibility that the vulnerability still exists and can be exploited again. Not surprisingly then when people come to us re-clean a hacked website after another company has done that and the website got hacked ... Read More

DreamHost Also Distributing Outdated Web Software Through One-Click Installer
When it comes to improving the poor state of the security of websites, web hosts certainly could be doing things over and above what is their responsibility to help with that. But at this point we are finding that they are still failing to do some things that really are their responsibility. One of those being not offering to install software on websites that is outdated and insecure. In May we di... Read More