October 31, 2014 | David Henzel
If you read our previous blog post on how to move your website to HTTPS you will know that Ad Networks are actually a problem when you are trying to move to full HTTPS support. For an unknown reason lots of Ad Networks still do not support the delivery of their banner ads via HTTPS.... Read More
October 27, 2014 | Heather Weaver
Lets say that for years you had your company’s blog under a subdomain like blog.example.com. While this might work great for site management and updates, when it comes to SEO your business is really missing out. Google views your main site and your blog as two separate sites, preventing your root domain from getting the... Read More
October 23, 2014 | Dmitriy Akulov
Since Google announced that HTTPS enabled websites now have an SEO boost too, lots of people started enabling SSL on their websites. The problem is that installing the certificate is not enough and there are other steps to the process. I will try to list all the problems that you might run into and how... Read More
October 21, 2014 | Fred Madarshahian
At MaxCDN we are vigilant about staying ahead of the curve. We pride ourselves on our speed, quality of service, and our determination to continually improve our services. We believe in what we are building and constantly look for like-minded companies to help us realize our vision. Two of these great companies are Nginx and... Read More
October 15, 2014 | Ivan Dabic
If you are serving files that are used by multiple third-party websites around the web then security is something very important for you and you need to ensure that these websites will be serving their users what they expect. To do that one of the best solutions would be to create a black box origin... Read More
| Taylor Dondich
Our technical teams have become aware of an SSL vulnerability over the past week which has just been published. This exploit, which targets SSLv3 negotiated secure sessions, allows an attacker to determine the plaintext contents of secure connections. If you want to know the full details of this exploit, review the Security Advisory. Read More
September 30, 2014 | David Henzel
On September 12th, at jQuery’s annual conference MaxCDN held a hackathon using code.jquery.com CDN traffic from our new Analytics API. We’re pleased to announce the following winners: 1st – Ryan G. with MapHack 2nd – Kamron K. @KamronKennedy 3rd – Jacob R. @jroufa Github And here are some screenshots of the winning entry, which makes nice... Read More
September 16, 2014 | David Henzel
MaxCDN Insights is our new platform available to all customers that allows for: Real time reporting (requests/bandwidth/cache hit) Viewing raw logs in near real time (CDN access log) Exporting raw logs to an S3 bucket (export full access logs) Starting today, there are several enhancements we’re pleased to announce. Real Time Dashboard The first is... Read More
September 11, 2014 | Dmitriy Akulov
| Dmitriy Akulov
HSTS stands for HTTP Strict Transport Security which is a security feature supported by most major browsers. How HSTS Works What it does is force the browser to use HTTPS for connecting to a particular website instead of HTTP. Even if a user types in a http:// URL the browser will automatically correct the... Read More
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