Category: News

Kelley Lawton Joins SiteVision

Roanoke VA August 4, 2015— Kelley Lawton has joined SiteVision, Inc., as the firm’s Project Manager reporting to Shannon Carr, Vice President. Her management duties will include responsibility for managing a portfolio of web application projects; identifying and implementing software development best practices, tools, and workflows; client interface; and liaison between development and infrastructure teams…. Read more »

July Newsletter: Will Virtual Reality Change Our World?

View Master

Will Virtual Reality Change Our World? Remember the View-Master? Sure you do. Kids loved them. Parents bought them and then, over time, the idea became just sort of–well– old. But there’s something about a good idea that gets dusted off and reincarnated as Virtual Reality. Hello. Does the physical form of Oculus or Google Cardboard… Read more »

SiteVision Sponsors The Lucee Project

The SiteVision sponsorship encourages an open source and community-driven International effort to substantially enhance the ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML) — a vital tool in web application and database development. Roanoke VA July 6, 2015— SiteVision, Inc. and its development team have elected to sponsor The Lucee Association Switzerland (LAS) in its quest to continue modernization… Read more »

June News & Tips

WordPress Users Should Update Once Again.  WordPress 4.2.2 Critical Update Yes. Shortly after 4.2 comes yet another update, so take heed. The Genericons icon font package, which is used in a number of popular themes and plugins, contained an HTML file that is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting attack. To help protect users, WordPress 4.2.2… Read more »

Are You At Risk?

Website Warning

Website Application Vulnerability  An Increasing Threat Recent breaches of historic proportions – think Anthem and Target, to name but a few, have confirmed that proactive web security measures are now a must for websites of all sizes and types. A primary scanning, analysis and reporting tool is that of Website Application Vulnerability Scanning.  We can… Read more »

Lawrence Companies Partners With SiteVision For New Intranet

Lawrence Companies

Lawrence Companies, with home offices located in Roanoke, VA, has teamed with SiteVision Inc. to launch a secure, employee only intranet to better serve their 380 plus employees. The company operates in the United States and Canada with offices throughout Virginia and North Carolina. The new site is designed to fully engage all employees by… Read more »

May 2015 News & Tips

WordPress Users Should Update Plugins Now! Even the latest WordPress 4.2 is vulnerable, so users are warned. In particular the most recent bulletin notes that the XSS flaw is executed through comments and permits the attackers to execute arbitrary code, or, in effect, become the administrator. A quick fix is to eliminate comments until a… Read more »

Daria Norris, Lead Technical Architect, To Speak At National Development Conference

Roanoke VA April 6, 2015 — Daria Norris has been invited to speak at this year’s dev.Objective() conference, May 12-15 in Bloomington, MN. Norris is Lead Technical Architect for SiteVision, Inc., a web application development, consulting and hosting firm located in Virginia. The web-centric conference covers a wide variety of topics relating to software development… Read more »

Mathew Landers Joins SiteVision As Web Developer

Mathew Landers

Roanoke VA April 6, 2015 — Mathew Landers has joined SiteVision, Inc. as  Web Developer reporting to Philip Molaro, Development Manager. He will be responsible for developing web applications and websites in cooperation with web designers, database administrators, project leaders and other personnel as required. Landers was most recently a ColdFusion programmer working with Emergency… Read more »

SiteVision April News & Tips

Win10

Windows 10 Summer Release & Free To All This issue we’re focusing in on Windows, because lately the news is pretty much all about, you guessed it: Windows 10, and for good reason. While newer form factors munch away on traditional MS marketshare, Windows OS PC shipments worldwide still accounted for some 400 million new… Read more »