Check a Suspicious Website for Malware with Google Safe Browsing

Google Safe Browsing is a service provided by Google that provides lists of URLs for web resources that contain malware or phishing content. The Google Chrome, Apple Safari and Mozilla Firefox web browsers use the lists from the Google Safe Browsing service for checking pages against potential threats. Google also provides a public API for(…)

How to Block Iframe call to your web site

IFrame is a third party page inserted into your own web page. There are multiple totally legitimate applications of iframes but hackers also like iframes because they can have unsuspecting web surfers load malicious web pages while browsing legitimate websites. To block Iframe You can use HTTP Header Field X-Frame-Options, <meta http-equiv=”X-Frame-Options” content=”deny”> There are three(…)

Solved – Couldn’t execute ‘SELECT @@GTID_MODE’: Unknown system variable ‘GTID_MODE’ (1193)

i was getting the following error while taking database backup [root@solr7 ~]# mysqldump -u root -p**** ostn>ostn mysqldump: Couldn’t execute ‘SELECT @@GTID_MODE’: Unknown system variable ‘GTID_MODE’ (1193) This error is in part due to the introduction of Global Transaction Identifiers (GTIDs) in MySQL 5.6. GTIDs make it simple to # track and compare replication across(…)

How to Monitor Solr servers and Solr cluster

Solr Monitor is a unique tool developed by one of the folks in Quikr and published  under open source Licence. This is the only tool available currently in the open source community to monitor the solr servers. Solr is an open source enterprise search service from the Lucene project. Solr is written in Java and(…)

MSP (Maximum Sales Price) – A unique feature from Quikr for its users

The launch of Maximum Sales Price  helps sellers to determine a reasonably accurate value for their used goods before posting an ad for these items on Quikr.com.  Maximum Sales Price (MSP) is similar to the concept of Maximum Retail Price (MRP). The new MSP calculator is currently available on Quikr’s mobile and desktop versions for(…)

One of the largest NTP-based DDoS attack hits Quikr.com

One of the largest distributed denial-of-service NTP reflection attack with a magnitude of 255 Gbps, took down www.quikr.com and disturbed the normal operations of Netmagic and its upstream ISPs.  As the attack was observed beyond 255 Gbps, blackholed the IP internationally. This is the largest distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) NTP reflection  attack happened in India specially with(…)

Use wordpress as a Travel Agency site.

Recently we have modified wordpress platform to a fully functional travel agency site which offers holiday packages, car rental and other travel related service.   The site name is www.quickeralaholidays.com   I am looking for your reviews and suggestions.

Is Cloud Computing Good for a Bigger Site with Millions of Page Views

Is Cloud Computing Good for a Bigger Site with Millions of Page Views? My answer to this question purely depends on the architecture  and functionality of the site. Today’s world techies are really talking about cloud computing. Is it really worth it using a cloud computing? The answer to this question purely depends on the technology(…)

First post through anaroid smart phone using wordpress apps

I am realy very exited to post tgrough wordpress apps . Just downloaded the wordpress apps from google apps store . Its free. Just search for wordpress. Its having all the features to mnage your wordpress blog.  Will be alwaus touch with you