Monthly Archives: August 2009

Microsoft SPLA Experts on Tour @ cPanel Conference

During the upcoming cPanel Conference, Microsoft® will be conducting a session to address questions about their SPLA (Service Provider License Agreement) and how web hosting providers should use it. This is important because Microsoft uses the SPLA to guide monthly license pricing on their products. So, as our Windows Server® …

Posted in Events

HostingCon 2009 reports impressive 13.8% increase in attendance!

All accounts from this years event indicate the hosting industry is growing strong, and cPanel was on-hand, making a huge impression with a prime front-door position, live Enkompass RC0 demo’s, knowledgeable staff and tempting giveaways. When asked what the increase in attendence was compared to HostingCon 2008, Beverly Yuellig, iNet …

Posted in Events

cPanel's 2009 Log Location Poster. Available Now!

Have you ever wondered, “Where’s the Apache error log?” (Answer: Depends which one you want — there are four.) Or, does the nameserver log live in usr/ or var/? (Answer: var/log/messages.) If so, then you’ve surely wished that someone would collate the locations of all the logs on a cPanel …

Posted in News

cPanel Conference: Retro Arcade Night!

Ready for the cPanel Conference? It’s just around the corner! And if you thought it couldn’t get any better, you should know we’ve lined up another exciting event. On the evening of October 6, Joystix Games (http://www.joystixamusements.com) will be entertaining our attendees. Joystix is an old-school arcade, with bar and …

Posted in Events

cPanel Forums Go Mobile!

The cPanel forums (http://forums.cpanel.net) have been upgraded to make them mobile compatible.     The new upgrade provides a scalable WML, WCSS style that bridges the gap between mobile devices and the forum software. WCSS (WAP Cascading Style Sheet or WAP CSS) is the mobile version of cascading style sheet. It is …

Posted in Release Announcements | Tagged:

Introducing cPanel's Blue Roy Theme!

cPanel always has some background processes running and top secret projects that are in the works. In the past 12-18 months many requests for end user cPanel themes have become a popular request. In April of 2009 cPanel started the process of hunting down a creative individual to launch a …

Posted in Events, News | Tagged:

Mr. cPanel goes to Washington

cPanel’s resident jack-of-all-trades here, to let you know we’re taking our crew to HostingCon next week. What’s HostingCon, you ask? Only the world’s largest gathering of web hosting professionals! If you miss it, you’re missing a chance to meet your peers and learn about up-to-the-minute technology that’ll help boost your …

Posted in Events | Tagged: ,

cPanel Highlights Company Growth as Platinum Sponsor of HostingCon 2009

HOUSTON – August 5, 2009 – cPanel will exhibit as a Platinum Sponsor at HostingCon 2009, to be held next week in Washington, D.C. at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. The company will highlight its recent growth, including the expansion of its workforce and development of new technologies.  …

Posted in Events, Press Releases

cPanel Security Update: CSRF (cross-site request forgery)

cPanel is a well known web hosting control panel utilized by major hosting providers around the world. In response to a recent security articled, cPanel, Inc. is issuing a response to customers, service providers, end users, and 3rd party developers that utilize the software. A CSRF (cross-site request forgery) attack …

Posted in News, Security | Tagged:

cPanel Security Advisory: CVE 2009-2275

Summary Updated builds of cPanel 11.24.4 that fix a security issue are available for users of EDGE, CURRENT, RELEASE and STABLE. Security Rating This update has been rated as having a trivial security impact by the cPanel Security team. Description The Latest Visitors interface ( /frontend/x3/stats/lastvisit.html ) displays the last …

Posted in News, Security | Tagged: