Author: Lauren

  • Horde Webmail Vulnerability

    As part of our commitment to ensuring reliable and stable services, we are sending you this notice to inform you of a newly discovered vulnerability with the Horde webmail service. In short, this vulnerability allows an attacker to send a malicious email, and include an external image that can compromise your account simply by opening […]

  • Scheduled Maintenance for Friday May 4th

    As part of our commitment to provide the best possible infrastructure for your services, we will be upgrading EasyApache on all the servers used by webexhosting.com, from EasyApache 3 to EasyApache 4 (EA4). We encourage you to please read the details below carefully as this will affect your PHP settings and options moving forward: Scheduled Date: […]

  • All WordPress Sites Are Under Attack

    All WordPress Sites Are Under Attack

    A massive distributed brute force attack campaign targeting WordPress sites started this morning at 3am Universal Time, 7pm Pacific Time. The attack is broad in that it uses a large number of attacking IPs, and is also deep in that each IP is generating a huge number of attacks. This is the most aggressive campaign […]

  • Latest WordPress is Version 4.9

    The newest update to WordPress, version 4.9, has been released. It’s imperative that you update your WordPress install immediately to keep your website secure, along with all plugins that will update their versions as well. If you aren’t using WordPress yet, here’s something to think about — bloggers migrate each day from Google’s Blogger Blogspot […]

  • Server Maintenance

    Server Maintenance

    As part of our commitment to provide a premier hosting service, we’re notifying you of an upcoming scheduled network maintenance affecting your hosting services in our Data Center. Please read the details below carefully: Maintenance type: Network Reason for Maintenance: One of our upstream bandwidth providers will be performing maintenance on their equipment which may […]

  • Starting a Blog

      I’ll be honest. I love WordPress. I’m a WordPress junky. I was using WordPress when the Internets were still calling this thing you’re reading a weblog. Does anyone use a feedreader anymore? Yeah, that’s how long I’ve loved WordPress. So if you want my advice you should use… WordPress. Now that that decision is […]

  • Scheduled Maintenance

    As part of our commitment to provide the best hosting service, we have scheduled the following maintenance for your server, webexhost.com. Maintenance type: Software Reason for maintenance: Our team will be rebooting the server to complete a kernel update for CentOS 5. Clients affected: All clients on the server Maintenance Window: Thursday, March 21st from […]

  • PHP Reminder

    I just want to take a minute to remind you to update your website backend  regularly! It’s critical that you keep all php software updated to the latest version (i.e. WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, etc.) along with their themes, mods, and plugins. Update your backend software regularly to avoid security risks. Once a software is updated […]

  • WordPress 3.3

    The newest update to WordPress, version 3.3, has been released. Please update your WordPress install immediately to keep your website secure. If you aren’t using WordPress yet, here’s something to think about — 1,000+ bloggers migrate each day from Google’s Blogger Blogspot to WordPress. Google plans to change the name of Blogger to Google Blogs and […]

  • RGB Color Codes

    Here’s a chart you may need when choosing the colors for your website. Look for the link on the bottom to download the chart in PDF format and save it to keep a copy on your own computer. It’s larger and easier to view.     Download PDF