Category: Business Users


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

Insert a horizontal line in Word 2013

Word 2013

One of the most requested “how to” questions we receive from Clients is how to insert a horizontal line into documents. Here’s how it’s achieved… Step 1: Open the document and navigate to where you want to add the horizontal line. Step 2: Position your… Continue reading

XKADigital – website gets an update

XKA Digital

We worked with the XKADigital Team and updated their website with a number of enhancements and Style changes so further showcase their brand. We used a mixture of PHP, jQuery and CSS. Our fully managed hosting plans can also be tailored to include minor content… Continue reading

WordPress hacked site cleanup service

WordPress site cleanup service

WordPress hacked? When a WordPress site get’s hacked finding the malware can be tricky, however once you understand the principles behind SQL Injections, brute force attacks and suspicious file types, tracking down the infection isn’t too difficult. If the infection has spread to your server… Continue reading

Dark site – Network Design for 3rd party web application

Visio architecture

Dark site – We’ve just completed the final network design for a Client who require access to a new 3rd party web based application. This would normally be an easy task, however they are on a site that has no access to the Internet or… Continue reading