We are currently experiencing a large DoS attack on our Mayer web server, during this time customer domains located on the server will appear as down, we are working hard to fix the problem and once the packet-flow has subsided we will bring all accounts back online.
We are aware of some clients experiencing issues emailing our support and billing teams, although the ticket isn't being logged correctly we are still receiving your request and will reply shortly, we apologize for the inconvenience caused and will rectify the problem as soon as possible.
We are currently experiencing a large DoS attack on our Mayer web server, during this time customer domains located on the I.P address 188.8.131.52 will appear as down, we are working hard to fix the problem and once the packet-flow has subsided we will bring all accounts back online.
We will be performing network maintenance on Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 between 2am and 5am CDT(08:00 - 11:00 GMT). This interruption should last no longer than five to ten minutes.
We will be performing network rack switch maintenance on Wednesday, September 15, 2010 between 11PM and 11:59PM CDT(05:00 - 05:59 GMT). During this maintenance window, there may be one or more brief interruptions while network traffic is rerouted. We expect overall client impact to be minimal.
We will be performing maintenance on our Hendrix server between 10:00PM CDT (4:00AM GMT) and 8:00AM CDT (2:00PM GMT) on Tuesday, Nov. 24th 2009. We expect the maintenance to take no longer than 30 minutes. We will be using all the best practices to ensure that the downtime involved is minimal. In any event, if you have any questions please feel free to reply to this notice or contact our support team.
We will be performing maintenance on all our servers between 8:00PM CDT (2:00AM GMT) and 8:00AM CDT (2:00PM GMT) on Wednesday, Aug. 19th 2009 to apply very important updates to the software that powers your server. We expect the maintenance to take no longer than 30 minutes, but it might change based on the results of the update. We will be using all the best practices to ensure that the downtime involved is minimal. In any event, if you have any questions please feel free to reply to this notice or contact our support team.
We are now offering Free SSL certificates with installation on any Web Hosting or Reseller package. To to install a SSL certificate, a Dedicated I.P is required at an additional cost of $2.00 per month. Existing customers with dedicated I.P's also qualify. New orders will automatically have an SSL certificate assigned, to get started please contact our support department.
We would like to announce the launch of our new community forums, the last piece of our social puzzle. Click here to visit them or see the menu link now located at the top of each page of our website. See you there!
That's right, MonkeyWrench Hosting is now on Twitter! Another way to communicate with us and we hope to see you on there soon.
Twitter URL: http://twitter.com/mwhosting
Keep up to to date with the latest news and announcements from MonkeyWrench Hosting on our new Hosting Blog.
Starting immediately with all new domain orders and renewals (excluding .co.uk), we are giving free Whois protection, previously $10.00 per year.
By law you are required to provide accurate information for your domains and this prevents people from gaining access to your address, phone number and email using Whois.
New and existing clients registering a domain can select it from the drop down menu through the sign up process. If your domain is up for renewal, it will be automatically added and can be used at any time.
After a surge of requests, we are now offering Installatron with all our web hosting and reseller hosting packages. Available and installed on most servers and also avaliable upon request. Installatron is an auto script installer with a variety of scripts very similar to Fantastico. Arguably better or worse (think MAC vs PC), you now have the best of both worlds avaliable to you free of charge. So If you have previous experience with Installatron and would like to use it, send us a support ticket!
Following on from our previous post, the LiteSpeed web server migration is now complete and has been installed on all our servers. Enjoy!
LiteSpeed web server has now been installed on our Hendrix server and will soon be installed on all remaining servers over the next few days. We have noticed significant performance increases in speed and with PHP while using a lot less server resources. There will be no downtime while we make the switch and we hope you enjoy the speed increase coming your way. If you have any problems at all please let us know!
MonkeyWrench Hosting - Hosting at the speed of Lite!
Our new support system is now live and is accessible through the Client interface, all tickets created through our support section will also be viewable through the client interface, no login required!
A new site, affiliate program and now a new Billing system! Nothing but the best for our clients.
We have been working hard the past couple of days to get this new billing system online. The new billing system offers a cleaner, better interface, an easier way to order additional add-ons or hosting packages and most importantly, better communication with you!
In addition to our RSS feed and Announcements, We will be soon implementing a support system that will be accessible and usable through the Billing interface.
We hope you enjoy the new look and would love to hear your comments.
Introducing the new Affiliate Program from MonkeyWrench Hosting. Earn up to $100 per referral, we offer a wide range of text links and banner ad's to help get you started.
New website is now online, we hope you enjoy the new look and we would love to hear your comments.
cPanel has released an update today to fix the recent exploit with Horde Webmail. We are currently in the process of enabling Horde on all servers.
cPanel has recently confirmed today there is a root exploit that the effects all current installations of Horde in cPanel. There is no fix available at the current time. cPanel recommends disabling Horde until they have fixed the problem. We are in the process of disabling Horde on all servers.
RoundCube Webmail has been installed on all servers, RoundCube offers a great looking user-friendly interface alongside “spell checking, message and contact list search, multiple sender identities, multi-language support, built-in caching for accelerated mailbox access” and custom message folders.