Security Resources for Joomla

Like all open source software, the underlying codebase can always be scrutinized by attackers with the will and ability to find exploits. The flip-side of this equation is that popular and active open source software projects like Joomla have been hardened against nearly all of the published exploits and are generally considered quite safe. Despite…

Maintenance scheduled for August 24, 2016

Watchful will have a planned outage on August 24, 2016 in order to perform some importance maintenance. We expect the maintenance period to last no more than three hours. It is scheduled to begin at 9:00 CET / 2:00 AM CDT. During the maintenance period, a snapshot of all your website data and logs will taken…

Watchful Client v1.10.10 provides support for Joomla 3.6.1

NOTE: Please read the Joomla 3.6.1 release announcement before updating your sites  Today version 1.10.10 of the Watchful Client was released.  This Client must be installed on all your Joomla websites to properly apply the recently-released Joomla 3.6.1 update.  The Watchful Client can be easily updated using a number of methods:  (Recommended) From the Watchful Dashboard Using Watchful’s…