New Kernel

Kernel was updated to version 2.6.32-896.16.1.lve1.4.49.el6.x86_64 and microcode updates were installed. This added the most recently available patches against Meltdown and Spectre attacks (CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5754) CVE-2017-5753 Systems with microprocessors utilizing speculative execution and branch prediction may allow ... Read More »

6th Jan 2018
PHP and ionCube updates

Good news for security at the start of the year; the PHP versions 4.4, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1 and 7.2 have all been updated to include the latest security patches, bug fixs and legacy version hardening. The ionCube loader that built in, and is responsible for decoding encrypted or protected files for some website software, has been ... Read More »

2nd Jan 2018
Welcome to RPVW.com

   is changing to      In order to serve our clients more efficiently, as from the 1st January 2018, the web advertising and web hosting divisions of Technology Services RPVW S.L. are being split apart into 2 separate operations.    The web hosting division will become RPVW.com and is wholly owned and operated by Karl ... Read More »

1st Jan 2018
New PHP7.2 version

We are pleased to announce we have added PHP 7.2 to our collection of selectable and configurable PHP versions.

PHP 7.2 is still very new, so there may be some unexpected performance issues. If you are going to use this PHP version for a critical production site, please take care to thoroughly test everything first.

15th Dec 2017
New Kernel

Kernel was updated to version 2.6.32-773.26.1.lve1.4.46.el6.x86_64. This addresses CVE-2017-8824CVE-2017-8824The dccp_disconnect function in net/dccp/proto.c in the Linux kernel through 4.14.3 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of service (use-after-free) via an AF_UNSPEC connect system call during the DCCP_LISTEN state.Find ... Read More »

7th Dec 2017
Update to email encryption

In order to bring our mail server system in line with the current industry standard, we have had to make several changes to the encryption that our mail-servers are able to useThe Protocols we now reject in SSL and TLS for mail are: +no_sslv2 +no_sslv3 +no_tlsv1 +no_tlsv1_1 The SSL/TLS Cipher Suit we are using ... Read More »

30th Nov 2017
Updates and Upgrades

The kernel was upgraded to 2.6.32-773.26.1.lve1.4.43Changelog since 2.6.32-673.26.1.lve1.4.35: fixed "Provides" field to avoid issues while updating; external modules like e1000e, ixgbe, etc. are now built as KABI modules; LVE module is now built in kernel. cPanel has been upgraded to the v68 tier bringing improvements in speed, security ... Read More »

3rd Nov 2017
Bad Rabbit

Yet another ransomware attack is spreading across Europe.Dubbed Bad Rabbit , the malware spreads from drive-by downloads which then have to be manually executed to install the malware.The malware dropper pretends to be an Adobe Flash Installer and is currently being distributed by a number of news and media websites.Be especially careful ... Read More »

24th Oct 2017
Upgrade to MariaDB 10.1.28

We have upgraded our systems to MariaDB 10.1.28. which will be actively supported by the MariaDB development team until October 31, 2020 Notable Changes Updates XtraDB updated to 5.6.37-82.2 TokuDB updated to 5.6.37-82.2 Bug Fixes MDEV-13787: Crash in persistent stats wsrep_on (thd=0x0) MDEV-13899: IMPORT TABLESPACE may corrupt ... Read More »

28th Sep 2017
New Kernel

Kernel was updated to version 2.6.32-773.26.1.lve1.4.35.el6.x86_64. This addresses CVE-2017-1000253. CVE-2017-1000253A flaw was found in the way the Linux kernel loaded ELF executables. Provided that an application was built as Position Independent Executable (PIE), the loader could allow part of that application's data segment to map over the ... Read More »

27th Sep 2017