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Updates to Backyard & Support Center

We've just pushed out a few updates to our Backyard Client Portal and Support Center. Please read the following changes carefully. The location / URL for Backyard will henceforth be https://backyard.host4geeks.com instead of https://host4geeks.com/backyard. To improve the overall security of our system and protect ... Read More


25th Nov 2013

WHMCS Security Advisory for 5.x

WHMCS has released new patches for the 5.2 and 5.1 minor releases. These updates provide targeted changes to address security concerns with the WHMCS product. You are highly encouraged to update immediately.WHMCS has rated these updates as having critical security impacts. Information on security ratings is available ... Read More


19th Oct 2013

Change to contact emails

Our contact emails for various departments and system emails have been changed to the following, effective immediately. Please update your address books / spam filters / other records to the following:Sales: [email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected][email protected] system emails ... Read More


19th Oct 2013

SolusVM Exploit

PLEASE READ THIS INFORMATION CAREFULLY. THIS INFORMATION IS RELEVANT TO ALL VERSION OF SOLUSVM, INCLUDING BETA VERSIONS.   In the last few hours a security exploit has been found. This email is to inform you of a temporary fix to eliminate this exploit whilst the issue is patched and transferred to our file servers for ... Read More


16th Jun 2013

Global Wordpress Bruteforce Attack

Global Wordpress Bruteforce Attack affecting all Wordpress Installations **IMPORTANT MESSAGE PLEASE DO NOT IGNORE ANY PARTS OF IT** Details on what a Bruteforce attack is- http://www.techopedia.com/definition/18091/brute-force-attack http://www.techopedia.com/definition/18091/brute-force-attack As we put up this announcement, ... Read More


12th Apr 2013

Presenting the new Control Center

Hello all, Many of you might have already seen this but nevertheless this is an official announcement. We have a brand new interface for your Control Panel. Previously knows as cPanel, it has now been branded as “Control Center” and features a completely re-designed UI. The entire panel has a much smoother look and comes with 5 default ... Read More


26th Mar 2013

Server2 Migration

Now, after a couple of days from the outage, we have decided to replace the Server with a completely new Server. This will not only make things better but also improve services as a whole. The new server was racked yesterday and we have spent an entire day setting it up and optimizing it for usage. This new server has received some important ... Read More


1st Mar 2013

RAID Degraded - Emergency Maintenance

Hello,  Our monitoring systems have detected that the drive p3 has fallen from the array and needs to be replaced on the node that your VPS is located on. Will take the server offline in approximately 1 hour which will be 8 PM EST Time Zone. After the drive is replaced you may experience a higher than usual load on your VPS as the ... Read More


24th Feb 2013

Scheduled Upgrade/Maintenance

Hello,  We hope you're doing well today. As part of our commitment to provide the best hosting service, we have scheduled the following maintenance for the node that your VPS is located on.  Maintenance type: Hardware Reason for maintenance: Our team will be upgrading the switches in your server's cabinet to ... Read More


19th Feb 2013

Please tell us, how are we doing?

How have you been doing? I hope you are enjoying the holiday season to the fullest. We have been quite busy here rolling out lots of new services and making changes. Recently, we unveiled our new website and client area and have received tremendous feedback and appreciation from all of you. As you know, customers (you) are our number #1 asset ... Read More


16th Dec 2012