Shell Shock Bug Be Gone !

  • 26th September 2014
Great! Another bug is out and about, but MerchantMoms said "No, you aren't welcome here! Be gone Bug" What I am referring to is what is being referred to as the Shell Shock bug. (CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169 Bash vulnerabilities). 

Servers are all appropriately patched for all of us !
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Domain renewals and registration

  • 1st September 2014
You will see the cost of domain renewal and registrations has been raised slightly.  It has been $11.75 since Merchantmoms began, but costs beyond our control forced us to raised our price to $14.95/yr.   Your privacy protection is still free, which we feel is extremely important.   Most hosts / registrars  charge for this ...
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HeartBeat Bug in the news ...

  • 9th April 2014
 On April 07, 2014 a severe vulnerability in OpenSSL was announced. It has been named the "Heartbleed Bug", this flaw allows for the theft of information normally protected by SSL/TLS encryption. Specifically, the Heartbleed Bug allows memory to be read on systems using OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1g, which can compromise private/secret keys ...
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Domain Validation

  • 22nd January 2014
Periodically (annually) you will receive notice to validate the accuracy of your domain information.  Please do not ignore this email  as it is very important. Providing false or inaccurate Whois (contact) information can be grounds for the cancellation of your domain name registration. If the information is incorrect, you can ...
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