cPanel2 Spamhaus Blacklisting

2nd Jul 2019

There were a couple of sites hosted on that had been running out-of-date Wordpress installations that had become compromised.  As a result, the server was temporarily listed on the Spamhaus blacklist.  As of July 2, 9:30am EST the server has been delisted.  For any users affected, please go ahead and resend any previously ... Read More »

PHP 7.3

30th May 2019

PHP version 7.3 is now available to all users.  We recommend all users upgrade to this version of PHP.  Users may need to upgrade software that uses PHP prior to upgrading PHP itself.  For more information on changing PHP versions, please see our knowledgebase article.  For a complete list of new features in PHP 7.3, please read the ... Read More »

Cpanel 4 Outgoing email being returned

30th May 2019

May 29th 2019 an old Wordpress installation by one of our clients was hacked and a template exploited.  This exploit was picked up by Spamcop and Spamhaus.  cPanel4 IP number was blocked by Spamhaus so any email server that subscribes to Spamhaus email filtering blocked email sent from cPanel4.  We found the invected files and removed them. We ... Read More »

May 1, 2018 - Web service issue (Resolved)

1st May 2019

Some users were experiencing trouble connecting to their web sites today (from 12pm to 1pm Eastern Time).  The issue was caused by an outage of the OCSP server used to generate SSL/TLS certificates for a cPanel servers worldwide.  We have disabled OCSP pinning to resolve the issue.  More information on the issue can be found here.

Software Upgrades (cPanel, SquirrelMail, MySQL)

27th Feb 2019

All of our servers have been updated to cPanel 78.  As part of the upgrade, the SquirrelMail webmail package has been discontinued.  For more information about this, please refer to our knowledgebase article, Where is SquirrelMail?  Additionally, MySQL has been upgraded from version 5.6 to 5.7.  For most users, there will be no noticeable ... Read More »

Updated Knowledgebase

7th Dec 2018

We have added a number of new knowledgebase articles to help our clients with common issues they may encounter.  Over the coming weeks we will be adding additional articles.  Please take a look here before opening a support ticket.

New Managed VPS Hosting

9th Nov 2018

We're happy to announce a new Managed VPS Hosting package designed for resellers, large businesses, and web developers.  Host up to 30 web sites on a dedicated virtual private server with all the great features you've come to expect from StormWeb including: CloudLinux, cPanel and Softaculous.