A vulnerability exists in memcache that allows hackers to utilize the service to create an amplified DDoS attack. As of this writing there is NO PATCH available to fix this problem. The only way to ensure your memcache service cannot be used as part of this attack is to close port 11211 to outside your environment. Clients without managed services ... Read More »
As you may have heard, multiple hardware vulnerabilities have been discovered in an array of processors made by different manufacturers called Meltdown and Spectre. These vulnerabilities affect almost every device currently utilized by both the general public, business, government, and industrial sectors. Mean Servers utilizes Intel processors ... Read More »
Mean Servers is pleased to announce that effective immediately, we will begin accepting the crypto currency Ethereum/Ether (ETH) for our Virtual Private Servers, including Managed VPS, Enterprise SSD VPS, Windows VPS, and Enterprise VPS; Shared Web Hosting and Dedicated Server plans. With the rise of crypto currencies, Mean Servers felt ... Read More »
Mean Servers will be conducting maintenance on our client area Saturday, May 20, 2017 between 04:00 and 08:00 Denver time. During this period, you will be unable to access the client area of Mean Servers which includes paying invoices, managing services, ordering new services or requesting support. Clients requiring assistance during this time are ... Read More »
Effective May 1, 2017 Mean Servers will increasing the price of WHMCS for those clients that have purchased WHMCS as an addon. WHMCS has recently announced changes in their pricing structure, this includes doing away with discounts for hosting providers. As such, Mean Servers has no option but to pass this pricing increase onto our clients. To ... Read More »
Mean Servers is pleased to announce the launch of our SSD VPS plans at our Denver facility.
Take one of our new SSD VPS plans for a spin today and see the difference we can make for your website or application today!
Beginning September 1, 2016, cPanel and DirectAdmin shared hosting plan clients that are using a specially installed PHP version that has reached the End of Life (EOL) support from PHP will see a surcharge of $50 on their monthly invoices from Mean Servers. This is due to the increased cost associated with making available these older PHP versions ... Read More »
Effective the next billing cycle, all clients on the cPanel Micro plan and DirectAdmin Micro plan will be subject to the new yearly fee of $15.99. This pricing takes effect for all invoices generated after May 14, 2016. Clients that are still in a contract will not be subjected to this new pricing increase until their renewal period. This price ... Read More »
A new OpenSSL vulnerability has been discovered and a patch is now available. The new vulnerability, Drown, decrypts TLS sessions on servers supporting SSL v2 and using RSA key exchange. All Mean Servers infrastructure has been upgraded and patched to protect against this vulnerability including our shared servers, VPS hypervisors, and all ... Read More »
A vulnerability that affects most Linux based operating systems has been confirmed and patches are now available. If you are a managed services client, your system has already been patched as our technicians finished patching systems 15 minutes ago. For clients without managed services, we highly recommend patching your Linux system without delay. ... Read More »