Magento SUPEE-6788 Patch

MagentoLogoMagento released a patch, SUPEE-6788, on October 27, 2015. This patch addresses protection against security related issues such as information leaks and remote code execution. A site can be compromised in many ways by these types of threads such as potentially having malware scripts running on your server or having sensitive information stolen. This patch allows Magento store owners to protect against these security compromises. Although, unlike most patches, it can be a little confusing to implement. Before implementing this patch, here are a few things you need to know.

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Magento SUPEE-5344 – Shoplift Bug Patch

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In late January of 2015 the first remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability, or “shoplift” bug, was reported to Magento by Check Point Software Technologies. This bug affects both Magento Enterprise Edition and Magento Community Edition, and it allows attackers to obtain control over a store and its sensitive data, including personal customer information. As of February 9, 2015, Magento released a patch for this issue.

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Magento Support: How to Fulfill an Order

Order Fulfillment

When the order is placed, a sales order is created as a temporary record of the transaction. In the Orders list, sales orders are shown with a status of “Pending,” and can be canceled at any time until the payment is processed. After payment confirmed, the order can be invoiced and shipped. Topics in this section:

  • Order Workflow
  • Order Status
  • Invoice an Order
  • Ship an Order
  • Transactions

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How to Ship and Mark an Order as Completed

Lets say you have several orders you have recently filled and are now ready to be shipped. Your next step is to yes notify the customer their order is being shipped and then mark the status of that order as completed. The following is a quick walk through on just how you do this.

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How To Store Passwords Using KeePass

Review-KeePass-password-manager-KeePassKeePass is a program that is widely used to store complex passwords to websites, emails, bank accounts, you name it. This program is such a powerful tool, and if used correctly it can provide maximum security to your home computer, company machine and online tools. In this article you are going to read a tutorial or guide on how to use KeePass effectively.

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How To: Sticky Your WordPress Articles

featured_wordpress1Within WordPress, there are several tools and functions designed to help you present you articles in different ways. One of these ways is to stick your blog articles. This means that you can go inside your blog and make whichever article you choose always show up at the top of your article list. This is a great method for making sure your readers can access the information you deem important in an effortless manner, saving them time and ensuring that they will come back to your blog at a later date.

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Email Hosting: POP3 vs. IMAP

11008394895_5e22c3af3c_bWhat is the difference between POP3 and IMAP? Both are standard email protocols for accessing your email through a remote server, such as an iPad or smartphone. Both can deliver your email to you no matter where you are, but both function in two different ways. Many email hosting companies now use IMAP, even though that POP3 has some advantages. Read more to find out why.

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