Security Audit & Monitoring

Protect your business online. Keep your website updated and secure.

Joomla security and auditing iconA website going down due to automated hacks can be a nightmare scenario for any business. Hacking causes untold damage to your business's reputation as it can produce spam, and add unwanted links on your website's content without you realising. It results in lost sales, potentially great financial burden and poses a danger to your intellectual property. 

The threat is real. The Annual Symantec Internet Security Threat Report found that web-based attacks increased by 30%, there was a 42% increase in targeted attacks in 2012 and 31% of all targeted attacks were aimed at businesses with less than 250 employees.

Joomla, like any popular web platform, faces the threat of cyber-attack. To fix Joomla hacks you need swift action to resolve issues but more importantly, you need to plan for prevention.


Preventative measures:

Security Audit - pricing starting from $100:

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iSonic specialise in identifying security threats. We can work with you to keep Joomla up-to-date, installing the latest updates and patches that will help prevent hacking.

Your Joomla site can have several different components such as contact forms, photo galleries and shopping carts which can open the door for hackers. iSonic will analyse your website and offer a comprehensive service to protect your business against security threats.

Process Overview:

  1. Initial Website Backup
  2. General file health check on cPanel file system
  3. Joomla core review and update
  4. Modules, components and plugins review and update

Need advanced daily security monitoring:

For businesses that rely heavily on their website to perform or who have strict security guidelines, we additionally offer a daily monitoring service. This has a range of additional benefits the most important being that an iSonic staff member will review your site on a daily basis to ensure that all core platform updates, critical security updates and plugins/modules and components are up to date on a daily basis. For more information on this service, please contact our sales department.


Immediate Support – need help NOW?

We offer immediate and ongoing support to investigate and fix your hacking issues. We will prepare an action plan for rapid recovery of your website and help prevent future threats.

Already hacked and need your site restored within 24 hours? Email support@isonic.net.au with the subject Emergency Fix Joomla Package and we'll start work on your website ASAP. Please note that this work will incur a minumum 3 hour charge if the site has already been compromised.

See our FAQ section for further details.

Google Blacklist

If your website has been hacked for a period of time without your knowledge, it can be removed from Google search results temporarily. Our security experts can rectify this by re-establishing your website credibility with major search engines. Combined with our search engine optimisation we can get you back on track and visible to potential customers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Joomla Hack Fix: how long will it take?

You will see results within 24 hours.

Joomla Hack Fix: how much will it cost?

If your site has already been compromised, a charge of three hours will be incurred to resolve the issue. However, if you are wanting a preventative security audit, we can complete this for $100 quarterly or monthly. If your website is going to take longer than 3 hours to fix we'll contact you before work commences.

If a site remains hacked it may start spamming emails which can affect our other hosted accounts. In this instance, we would suspend your website to prevent other customers from being affected.

What other website problems can you fix?

We specialise in a number of areas. We can improve lead generation through your website; increase its speed and identify new ways to expand your business. This can be done with services like our email marketing system that use your existing contacts to create newsletters at the click of a button.

Ready to talk?

Call us on 07 3821 1119 or complete an enquiry form