PayPal has just announced SSL Requirement for IPN Customers
As you may be aware, new PCI DSS requirements state that all payment systems must disable early TLS by 2018. Transport Layer Security (TLS), is a technology used to encrypt sensitive information sent via the Internet. TLS is the replacement for Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).
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XMLA officially launches our new Studio Productions Division - XSite Studios - offering TV, Music & Promotional or Corporate Videos, Indie Film Production, Equipment Rentals and Experienced Crew for your productions.
Google has announced plans for a Major Revamp in its SEO rankings with a major algorithm update and it involves favoring sites with a Responsive and/or Dedicated Mobile interface.
We are starting to see an influx of virus and malware attack our data center and want to attack it from all angles. Malware only effects your website when it is placed in an area of your site that allows the script to run.
We discovered an exploit was announced that impacts the glibc library for all Linux distributions since 2000. As part of our managed services, we proactively apply critical security updates and patches to the core OS and supported system services. The vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to use this flaw to execute arbitrary code with the permissions of the user running the application.
XMLA is committed to maintaining your website’s server security. We wanted to inform you that a new vulnerability was recently announced to exploit in CVE-2014-9322. The vulnerability allows an unprivileged user with access to your server to escalate their privileges and obtain root level access on the server. We have already patched all of our servers in our datacenters and this exploit will no longer affect XMLA clients.
Today, Google published details of a vulnerability in the design of SSL version 3.0. This vulnerability allows the plaintext of secure connections to be calculated by a network attacker.
All XMLA customers should already have the bash update that addresses the more critical CVE-2014-6271 installed. Please open a ticket if you have any questions about CVE-2014-6271 and CVE-2014-7169 Bash vulnerabilities.
All servers have been patched to protect against the Heartbleed bug. SSL Re-Purchase Strongly Recommended.
All things are coming up, Lite-speed Fast!
XMLA is relocating our datacenter and upgrading all of our servers!
XMLA Now accepts Paypal Payments and Subscriptions!
Your bill is now easer to read and all of your services are clearly listed. We have also expanded our system to allow you to manage your domain and hosting settings from your account. Enjoy having complete access to update all of your information for all of our services.
California Sales and Use Tax Rate Decreases by 1% July 1
Our Billing and Support system is updated for PCI Compliance... and gets a new look!
As of 7/1/10, ICCAN has increased the prices on domain names for all domain name holders and registries. This was a mandatory rate increase granted to ICCAN and Verisign in the amount of up to 7% per year.
XMLA is now offering Custom Newsletter Creation and Delivery with out new site XSite Blast!
We have Successfully Migrated all of our servers to a new facility as an over-all upgrade to our hosting network. Enjoy!