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22nd Sept 2021

Disabling XMLRPC and Upgrading PHP

Hey Everyone!   Recently, the servers have been under a new threat from hackers attempting to run a DDoS attack on a feature found in Wordpress called XMLRPC - We are installing a new plugin to block these requests to better secure your Wordpress installations. Please do not disable this plugin. We are also going to be upgrading all hosted ...

17th May 2019

Domain Price Increase

We are updating our domain prices to reflect the recent domain pricing changes from our registry due to rising infrastructure and maintenance costs and policy compliance laws recently introduced have forced our registry to add a slight increase on domain rates.  When are we updating our domain prices?We will be making the changes on May 18th, ...

18th Apr 2018

TLC v1.0 deprecation

In the process of becoming compliant with PCI standards and to enforce stronger security practices, we have made numerous changes to our system. You may know about TLS v1, an older security protocol which is being universally deprecated. We are finally moving to adoption of TLS v1.1 or higher. We hope you have made the necessary changes/upgrades ...

30th Mar 2018

SFTP/SSH Port Change

Attn: XMLA Hosting CustomersWe have been seeing an increase in potential hacking attempts to SSH and SFTP on port 22 - so we are pro-actively changing this port to 2222 to completely block these automated attempts. Please update your s/ftp client or include this port when connecting to SSH or SFTP remotely to successfully access the server to ...