Display email delivery count for domains

We recently cleaned a WordPress site from malware for a Client after their server ended up on a blacklist due to the amount of spam it was sending out. This effects email delivery to end users as mail is usually rejected. Here’s a really useful… Continue reading

Talk Talk update

Talk Talk update for our Customers. This is the third serious attack against the broadband, TV and phone provider in 2015. It seems that however they tighten their defences the hackers keep finding ways in. The investigation is still ongoing, but unfortunately there is a chance… Continue reading

R and B Renovations new site.

We’ve been commissioned to deliver a modern website for R and B Renovations who are installation specialists and Master Craftsmen in Kitchens, Bathrooms, Bedrooms and Exterior work. The Company is run by two brothers who have trained to the highest standards in their own work paths. They’ve… Continue reading

Outlook won’t send emails after Windows 10 upgrade

We came across another Outlook “funny” today at a Client’s who had recently upgraded to Windows 10. Since the upgrade no emails have been sending and they were getting the error “8x800ccc13 cannot connect to the network verify your network connection or modem”, which is… Continue reading

The requested operation failed

Outlook 2007 Error – The requested operation failed I came across an issue I’ve not seen for some time at a Client’s this evening. When you open Outlook and try and click on your archive folders or mail box folders you receive an error stating: “The requested… Continue reading

WordPress Malware removal

We’ve recently detected and removed a trojan from a Client’s website after being contacted early one morning. WordPress malware removal – The infection was a simple piece of malware that replaced the .htaccess file when ever it was changed. The interesting thing was that the… Continue reading

New office IT installation for MUMS

Michael Usher Mortgage Services Ltd

As part of supporting Local Businesses we’ve just completed a new office IT installation for Michael Usher Mortgage Services in Basingstoke. Due to the expansion of the Business a new office was needed in Basingstoke to better service their Clients. We setup and installed the… Continue reading

New fully managed hosting client – Striker Productions

Fully managed hosting client Striker Productions

We’d like to welcome Striker Productions to our family of fully managed hosting Clients. We rebuilt the website on our testing server, ridding it of the malware that was causing issues, before promoting it over to our production servers.

Some of the DNS attacks in force today

DNS attacks – A simple way to gauge the extent of the danger posed by DNS vulnerability is to look at the sheer number of attack types currently being launched. This is not all of them and new ones are emerging. Direct DNS amplication attacks… Continue reading

Ghost vunerability – Ubuntu and CentOS

Ghost vunerability

A new vulnerability, GHOST: glibc vulnerability (CVE-2015-0235), has been discovered that affects certain Linux systems. This exploit affects the gethostbyname functions in the GNU C Library (glibc), which is a key component of all Linux systems. Because many software programs rely on these functions, Linux… Continue reading