PHP 7.4.0 - Now available in Plesk

We are happy to announce the availability of PHP 7.4.0 to our Plesk hosting users.

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.4.0. This release marks the fourth feature update to the PHP 7 series. PHP 7.4.0 comes with numerous improvements and new features.

12th Dec 2019
cPanel to Plesk

Recently cPanel announced a new pricing structure and is no longer offering unlimited flat-rate licensees. This change in pricing is drastic and the majority of the industry are migrating away from cPanel due to the extreme price increase and lost of trust. You can find more information on their site. Due to the drastic increase in price we are ... Read More »

22nd Oct 2019
ASP.NET Core 2.1 is now available! (Plesk Hosting)

Today we're thrilled to announce the release of ASP.NET Core 2.1 for our Plesk hosting users and Plesk resellers. This is the latest release branch of .NET Core and it's now ready for use. For a complete list of all the changes in this release, see the release notes.

23rd Sep 2018
PHP 7 hosting is now available on all Plesk servers

PHP 7 brings with it major speed improvements over its predecessors. To activate PHP 7 hosting, login to your Plesk panel and click the Hosting Settings icon. On that page you can select PHP 7 and apply the new setting. Please be aware that many PHP applications are not yet compatible with PHP 7. We have tested WordPress and it works very well. ... Read More »

8th Jan 2016
Joomla SQL Injection Flaw - Please update your Joomla sites

Joomla has just issued a patch that fixes a SQL injection vulnerability discovered by a researcher at Trustwave SpiderLabs. The flaw allowed malicious users to extract a browser cookie assigned to a Joomla site administrator, giving them access to restricted parts of a Joomla site. The flaw first appeared in Joomla 3.2, released in November, 2013. ... Read More »

26th Oct 2015
We're now accepting Bitcoins

Along with Credit cards, Amazon and PayPal payments, we are now accepting Bitcoins, the digital P2P currency as a payment method for new and existing orders. When buying Web Hosting services from DataPacket, choose Bitcoin for your payment method. Existing customers can click on a due invoice and select Bitcoin from the drop-down payment ... Read More »

23rd May 2014
Beware of fake FileZilla FTP client

FileZilla has an evil twin that steals FTP logins. Maliciously modified versions of the popular FTP application FileZilla look and act just like the real thing, but include extra code that steals the login data typed in by users and sends it to an unauthorized server using the same FTP operation launched by the user without going through a ... Read More »

28th Jan 2014
Network Maintenance Notice - 14:00 GMT+8 on Friday January 17

Upstream Network Maintenance. Details of Maintenance: We have been notified of scheduled upstream maintenance for the PCCW/BTN network that will impact connections through this upstream during the maintenance window listed above. Some network instability and suboptimal routing may occur during the scheduled window as our traffic is rerouted ... Read More »

13th Jan 2014
[VPS hosting] cPanel Security Updates Issued

cPanel has released the following security updates. If you have an unmanaged VPS server and are using it for cPanel hosting please update your installation. The following cPanel & WHM versions address all known vulnerabilities: * 11.40.1.3 & Greater * 11.40.0.29 & Greater * 11.38.2.13 & Greater * 11.36.2.10 & Greater Read More »

16th Dec 2013
Roundcube Webmail is now available to WebsitePanel users

Roundcube Webmail is now available to WebsitePanel users in addition to Squirrelmail. WebsitePanel users can access webmail options by using "http://mail.domain.com/webmail". (Replace domain.com with your actual domain).Roundcube webmail is a browser-based multilingual IMAP client with an application-like user interface. It provides full ... Read More »

8th Oct 2013