Category Archives: Web Hosting

How to check OpenSSL vulnerability?

Please note the following versions of OpenSSL:

  • OpenSSL 1.0.1 through to 1.0.1f (inclusive) is vulnerable
  • OpenSSL 1.0.1g is NOT vulnerable
  • OpenSSL 1.0.0 is NOT vulnerable
  • OpenSSL 0.9.8 is NOT vulnerable

To check whether your server is vulnerable, on CentOS / Red Hat, run:

rpm -qa openssl*

Or

yum info openssl | egrep \”Package|Version|Release\”

On Ubuntu Server:

dpkg -l | grep openssl

(On Ubuntu, ensure the version returned matches the ones mentioned here.)

You can patch / upgrade the openssl version yourself. Just run the following commands on your appropriate server(s).

# For the Linux cPanel server:

  • yum update openssl -y
  • for service in sshd pure-ftpd httpd exim cpanel courier-imap ; do /etc/init.d/$service restart; done
  • /etc/init.d/httpd stop;/etc/init.d/httpd startssl

 # For the Linux Plesk server:

  •  yum update openssl -y
  • /etc/init.d/psa stopall
  • /etc/init.d/psa startall
  • /etc/init.d/psa restart

# For the Linux plain server: read more

Error 509 – Bandwidth Limit Exceeded

Error 509If you are getting this error on your website or got an error when visiting a website, you may not have realized the actual meaning of this error. Therefore, here are detailed explanations of the meaning of this error.

The error code 509 is a state (status code) of the web server, which despite being used by quite a few applications on web servers, not part of any standard or is defined in RFCs.

This is a generic error message that appears when the website where the message is shown, has reached its traffic limit (data transfer) defined. read more

Top Advantages of Cloud Server Hosting.

Advanatges of cloud server hosting

Top Advantages of Cloud Server Hosting

There are various benefits that a business can experience when it moves to cloud computing. Here we list some of the major advantages that one can have by moving to the cloud.

1. Reduces Investment

When you have all your data on the cloud the need to maintain your own IT infrastructure is minimal. You can save a lot of money that would otherwise be spent on hardware, software and other equipments. The need for storage comes down to a minimum when you store most of your data on the cloud.

2. Low Cost of Operation read more

Why Cloud Hosting is Essential For Your Business?

When you talk of cloud hosting you must picture your data with an external service provider. The cloud service provider takes care of your data and makes it available to you all the time and also undertakes the responsibility of securely storing the data and restricting access to the data.

Like every other business yours must also be having important data which are stored on the company’s computers and servers. However, storing data only on local computers might not always be advisable and may not be safe as well. There are various issues that are attached to handling data and ensuring it remains safe and accessible. For this purpose, it is essential that you consider having your data on cloud storage. Here are various reasons that make a cloud hosting solution something to look forward for storing your business data. read more

An Insight On The Prominent Threats To An eCommerce Website

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The main aspect of an online store website that determines the success is ‘customer satisfaction’. It is important to ensure that the website is set up perfectly and functions efficiently. Having an impressive eCommerce website is extremely important in providing people with the most extravagant and authentic online shopping experience. It is crucial to consider certain important factors for ensuring that you have the most perfect eCommerce website. As uptime is a critical factor, the website hosting servers must be selected after analyzing the website requirements thoroughly. Apart from that, it is important to be aware of some possible threats to an eCommerce website for ensuring maximum security and maintaining the efficiency. read more

Ways To Enhance The Speed Of Your WordPress Site – An Insight

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Many website owners prefer creating their website/blog through the WordPress platform, the main reason behind this is that it is simple and no technical skills are required. Once the backend setup is completed, all you have to do is add content as per your preferences. As the time passes, the website becomes rich with content, plugins, images, extensions and other important aspects. WordPress provides the perfect framework through which you can enhance the reader experience.

One of the potential problems that might harm the functioning of your WordPress website is the slowing down of the site. If anyone finds the title of your website interesting and clicks on it and in case he/she has to wait for a lot of time to view the content, the user will get annoyed. The page load time is an extremely important factor from the point of view of the search engines as well. Preferably, you must keep a watch on the page load time of your website, this can be done effectively through the ‘Google’s Page Speed Insights’ tool. Through this tool you will be able to understand the areas of the website that need improvisation in terms of reducing the load time. read more

How to measure reliability of a web hosting company

Reliablity of a webhosting company

If you type a web hosting keyword in search engine (Google, Yahoo and Bing) you will find number of web hosting companies in the list. For example if you use US Google to search web hosting keyword you will find 518,000,000 results (0.51 seconds) and it becomes hard for a newbie to make a decision with the right web hosting provider, of course web hosting has become the most reliable business online which helps one to earn unlimited but there are fraud people who makes fake promises to deploy quality services. read more

Obvious things you should know about Web Hosting.

Looking for some advice about Web Hosting you must have some across many articles suggesting the kind of hosting you need like shared or VPS or even cloud hosting. You also must have read about uptime and the support you should get. However, there are many other things you should know beyond the essential ones when seeking a web hosting service.

Web Hosting faqs

The best way to begin looking for a web hosting service is by analyzing your requirements first and searching for providers that would best meet those needs. There are lots and lots of providers and each provider has different plans to offer. When you know what you want then you can make a budget for it accordingly and get the best service at the prices affordable to you. read more

What you should know when you are looking for Web Hosting.

Everyone now wants to have a website and many also think about starting their own business online but only few are capable enough to turn this into reality. If you also feel like giving your online venture a try and want to get your own business website you must know certain essential things to get your way around in the online world.

The first step to getting your presence on the internet is by having a good website. Once your website design is ready you need to put it on the internet by getting website hosting from a service provider. Now, this is the tricky part. Firstly there are as many hosts as you can imagine however many are also resellers which you must avoid and look for a genuine hosting company only. Secondly, each host has quite a lot of plans to make you think why you decided to do this in the first place. read more

Seven Important Tips to Safely Navigate the Web

Seven Important Tips to Safely Navigate the Web

The blog post speaks about the seven essential tips by ESET for parents to allow protect their children’s from the newest emerging threats that thrive the Internet.

Stay alert and monitor your child’s connection to the Internet

Always protect your computer system with a strong password to prevent free access to it and allow children to just surf the Web during the times when you have the opportunity to go periodically checking their activities online. Enjoy clear rules on the use of computers. read more