Several serious vulnerabilities have been disclosed in the WPML plugin for WordPress. Jouko Pynnonen, the CEO of Finland-based IT company Klikki Oy disclosed the vulnerabilities earlier this week. They include: SQL injection which gives full access to the WordPress database. Page, post and menu deletion by an unauthenticated ... Read More »
There is a vulnerability in WordPress SEO by Yoast. This is a CSRF vulnerability so is harder to exploit because it requires tricking an admin into loading a link from their own website where they're logged in. However it's serious enough that we're sending out an alert. Yoast has released a fix, so upgrade immediately. It's worth noting that this ... Read More »
Yesterday we disclosed a large malware campaign targeting and compromising over 100,000 WordPress sites, and growing by the hour. It was named SoakSoak due to the first domain used in the malware redirection path (soaksoak.ru).After a bit more time investigating this issue, we were able to confirm that the attack vector is the RevSlider plugin.All ... Read More »
We have now hosted the members.SWIS and SHINES email only accounts for over 12 years since the demise of Plymouth based SWIS (South West Internet Services) who originally offered this service.During this time we have not increased the price of the service in a bid to do our best to maintain the service inline with SWIS's original intentions while ... Read More »
Sep 20th Brief outages on Tuesday 30th
From 10pm on Tuesday the 30th September we will be upgrading some server hardware on our Auckland network.This will mean some short periods of downtime may effect all NZ shared hosting services between 10pm and 4am. These periods of downtime should be less than 15 minutes.This does not effect clients on our VPS services or those on the UK and US ... Read More »
We have just finished another round of upgrades on our NZ and UK networks.All our web servers are now runnig the latest enterprise SSD drives for optimum speed. We have also increased our disk space allowances so you can store even more web data or increase the size of your email boxes.At the same time we have updated the hosting control ... Read More »
As of the 1st November we have increased the bandwidth allowances on all our NZ hosting packages.LittleFish now gets nearly double the allowed traffic at 5GB of data transfer per month.BigFish, double the allowed traffic at 10GB of data transfer per month.Whoppa, double the allowed traffic at 20GB of data transfer per month.Allowing you more ... Read More »
Jul 3rd Hosting core network upgrades
Some fundamental changes have been made to the core network our servers are hosted in bringing a faster, safer ad more robust network to host your web site in!
May 30th New systems coming!
Watch this space for a free service upgrade. Over the following weeks we will be putting new hardware in place for all our clients using new quad processor blade server technology, massively increased server memory capacity and extra resilience in the power supplies and storage. On top of this we will be trebling our international bandwidth ... Read More »
Mar 8th Increased security
We have now added SSL (https) protection to all our portal and admin screens to improve security of all you personal data, passwords etc. This will mean the web addresses of some of our systems have changed but we have done our best to automtically redirect these. If you have any issues using the new secure system please contact ... Read More »