We are happy to inform all HostKnox customers that RoundCube webmail client has been upgraded to the latest stable version. The main new feature here is the redesigned user interface. The great thing about the new design is that it more or less matches the HostKnox.com and Pixie control panel design and integrates great with them :)Along with ... Read More »
The PHP 5.3 and 5.4 branches have been upgraded to their latest stable versions - 5.3.15 and 5.4.5.As usual when upgrading important packages on our servers, they were properly tested before going live. This way we can guarantee to all our customers that their websites will continue to work as fast and as smooth as before.Best, The HostKnox ... Read More »
Yesterday an important security update was released for Magento addressing a recently found vulnerability in the Zend platform. The Magento community recommends that all Magento users patch their stores as soon as possible. HostKnox has always been a strong supporter of Magento and we have many customers using our Magento hosting services to ... Read More »
The HostKnox system administrators successfully upgraded the PHP 5.3 and 5.4 versions on our servers to their stable releases - 5.3.14 and 5.4.4 respectively. All HostKnox customers can change the PHP version for their accounts from the Pixie control panel > PHP Settings tool. There are 4 available PHP versions (5.1, 5.2, 5.3 and 5.4) that can ... Read More »
Today we added a new PHP branch to our server setup - PHP 5.4. The latest and greatest PHP version 5.4.3 is now available on all HostKnox servers. Together with PHP 5.1.6, PHP 5.2.17 and PHP 5.3.13, PHP 5.4 is the fourth different PHP version all HostKnox customers can choose from via the PHP Settings tool available in the Pixie control ... Read More »
We are happy to inform all our customers that PHP 5.3 on our servers has been upgraded to the latest stable version - 5.3.13.
PHP 5.3 is the default PHP version used on all HostKnox servers so you can rest assured your PHP applications are running on the latest and most secure PHP version currently available.
The HostKnox Team
Recently two serious vulnerabilities were found in the Apache webserver and in PHP. As usual, the guys behind the two projects were quick to release new versions which addressed the vulnerabilities. And, as usual, our sysadmin team was quick to upgrade the two packages on all HostKnox servers. There were no problems during the upgrades and ... Read More »
The HostKnox system administrators are always on the watch, even during the holidays. They follow all major security lists and bug trackers and if a bug or vulnerability in a piece of software we use is found, they react immediately. Thus, because of the latest security vulnerabilities found in phpMyAdmin versions 3.4.8 and prior, our system ... Read More »
The Apache web server on all HostKnox servers has been successfully upgraded to the latest stable version - 2.2.21. The new version includes some important security patches which, combined with our own chroot and suEXEC customizations, will guarantee that all websites we host will continue to work smoothly on a stable and secure hosting ... Read More »
We have just upgraded the PHP 5.3 version on our shared servers to the latest stable one - 5.3.8. As our customers know, here at HostKnox we offer several PHP versions (currently 5.1, 5.2 and 5.3) that each and every one of our clients can change on his/her hosting account with a single click through our Pixie control panel. Now all customers ... Read More »