Jan 8th Intel Meltdown & Spectre Bug
We've been keeping an eye on the information that comes forward regarding this exploit, and we have begun applying the patches to all our nodes. We will try our best to give everyone adequate notice however this is a severe exploit and so long lengths of notice may not occur.------KVM customers will have received an email already with notice of ... Read More »
Aug 30th New Location: Los Angeles!
We are excited to announce our new datacenter location: Los Angeles, California! Los Angeles was a key choice for an additional location due to it's strong connectivity around the globe and especially to the Asia-Pacific region. The datacenter is located in the heart of downtown Los Angeles and is directly adjacent to one of the most well ... Read More »
Hello,We have now added IPv6 ranges to all of our cPanel servers.Please open a ticket so our team can enable IPv6 on your account, each account will get a unique IPv6 address so you aren't sharing with anyone!Due to the curent lack of implementation of IPv6 functionality in cPanel, you will need to contact us to enable IPv6 on each domain/account ... Read More »
Oct 14th 2Checkout Switch
Hello,We have teamed up with 2Checkout to now be our payment processor!2CO will be responsible for all PayPal and Credit/Debit Card transactions going in and out of Shock Hosting.Bitcoin will remain as is, and will continue to be processed by one of the industries leading processor, Bitpay.Due to 2CO's fraud check and order verification, payments ... Read More »
Bitcoin PaymentShock Hosting is now offering 2 methods of payments, PayPal and Bitcoin!You are now able to select Bitcoin (BTC) as a payment option when checking out or paying an invoice.Select your payment option, then follow all the steps to complete the payment.Please report any issues or feedback of the Bitcoin Payment system to ... Read More »
Jan 1st Temporary URL (Re-Added)
Temporary URL's/Domains have been re-added for your convenience, we have pached all security risks.
Temp. URL Example: https://(Server IP)/~(cPanel Account) A common use of Temporary URL's is if you
do not have a domain or are waiting for a domain to propogate, allowing you to access the website.
Happy New Year!
Dec 23rd Select Your PHP Version!
The Shock Hosting Technical Team has now made it possible for YOU to change your own
PHP Version for your website right from the cPanel interface.
To do so, navigate to your cPanel > Software/Service > Select PHP Version
Please let us know if you have any questions, concerns, or requests.
We have recently been notified of a potential string of exploits in our Billing (Client) System.At about 1:30 PM EST Time we took our System down for maintenence to patch thepotential exploits. At about 3:30 PM EST our System was back online, no clients affected.Sorry for any inconvenience.Please contact us if you have any further ... Read More »
After a long 12 hours, we have put Shock Hosting's Billing / Client Area back online!We have recieved and implemented the patch for the potential exploit in the System.Noticed anything suspicious on any of your accounts? Contact us immedietly.As a Security precauting, we ask that all clients change their passwords.We are sorry for any ... Read More »
Oct 16th Temporary URL Removal
Due to recent issues with "Temporary URL'S" also known as "Temporary Domains" we have removed this feature.This removal was removed due to various technical issues and also security risks related to Temporary URL's.Temporary URL Example:https://(Server IP)/~(cPanel Account)You will still be able to manage your website but you wont be able to ... Read More »