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New GDPR Module

| | General Articles, Modules
29 May
May 29
29th May 2018

As you may or may not know, new General Data Protection Regulations are being implemented as of 25th May. This will mean that businesses will have to comply with new regulations and if they fail to do so then there are serious penalties in place. WebBoss have created a new, easy to use module to ensure that your website complies with the new GDPR rules. Double opt-in for newsletters When your users sign up for a newsletter, they will receive a confirmation email before they are added to your m...

Email Issue Security

| | General Articles, Security
23 April
Apr 23
23rd April 2018

Email Issues.   For your security, WebBoss is updated to the latest Internet security standards, and recently there have been a number of Internet security updates that are affecting some older email clients and stopping them from connecting due to security vulnerabilities they suffer from.   If you are suffering from email problems, you need to update your email client to the latest version, or with old unsupported products you may need to replace it altogether.   Known issues:   Wi...

How does GDPR affect your ecommerce websites

| | General Articles, Security
4 April
Apr 4
4th April 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new regulation that anyone who has business within the EU has to comply with. As an ecommerce shop, customers will be inputting a lot of their data and it's important that this is done in a safe and secure environment. Customers can ask for this information to be deleted and you must act upon it. This will come into effect May 25th 2018, but don't worry as everyone at WebBoss has you covered. How does GDPR affect your clients? The customer ...

A secure CMS for your clients ecommerce website

| | General Articles, Security
5 March
Mar 5
5th March 2018

The world of CMS can be quite one-sided. With a market share of 60%, WordPress is the dominant force with lots of free or premium plugins and templates. This popularity has lead to a huge third-party plugin and theme development ecosystem creating a whole industry dedicated to the CMS. But what happens when you want to focus on security for your website? Having lots of third-party add-ons to rely on to be updated could be a potential risk. Being market share leader means that not only is it popu...