Nerds On Site Hosting: Summary of July 9 Hosting Incident

On Saturday, July 9, 2022, our Managed WP hosting platform suffered an outage, which lasted until Monday, July 11, 2022. This outage was caused, in part, by the actions of cyber criminals that had begun to compromise client WordPress credentials for a large number of...

Nerds On Site Hosting Announcement: New MFA Requirement for Managed WP Hosting

Following on the heels of the struggles our Managed WP hosting platform experienced over the weekend, our team has decided to implement a mandatory multi-factor authentication (MFA) policy for all WordPress administrator accounts. MFA Policy goes into effect July 31,...

Nerds Hosting: Recommended Email Settings

For our valued clients using our Business Shared Mail service, here are our recommended mail settings: IMAP Incoming Mail Server: nos-mail.manageyour.host SSL: yes Port: 993 SMTP Outgoing Mail Server: nos-mail.manageyour.host SSL: yes Port: 465 Outgoing authentication...

Supported Versions of PHP

The Nerds Hosting team is constantly working to improve our services and security, and the world of technology continues to iterate on the versions of all the software that we employ to host websites.  PHP is the most popular programming language that websites on...

CloudFlare Bug Potentially Exposes Private Information

Nerds Hosting uses CloudFlare to power certain aspects of our hosting infrastructure, and thus we felt it important to share some thoughts on the CloudFlare bug that was exposed last week. Unfortunately, the bug in question is very technical in nature and hard to...

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