January 23, 2015 No Comments

Web Hosting Sales and Promos Roundup – January 23, 2015

In the week ending January 23, 2015, there is a 50 percent discount on virtual servers from Host Europe as well as several reoccurring discounts from last week on web hosting packages.

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Outage of Several French News Sites Not Caused by DDoS: Web Host Oxalide

Starting at around 8:30am CET Friday morning, several French news websites including L’Express and Lib

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British Police Arrest Man Connected to Sony PlayStation, Microsoft Xbox DDoS Attacks

British police have arrested a man in connection to the 2014 cyberattacks on Sony PlayStation and Microsoft Xbox gaming platforms.

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Parallels Access 2.5 Now Features Universal File Manager

( The Hosting News ) – Parallels®, a global leader in cross-platform solutions, today introduced Parallels Access 2.5 ( www.parallels.com/access ), available immediately on Google Play and the App Store worldwide. New, innovative features of the award-winning app include a universal file manager, computer-to-computer remote access and Samsung S Pen integration to give customers the most useful and productive remote access experience. Now all Samsung Galaxy Note® 4 and Galaxy Note Edge customers get a free six month subscription to Parallels Access in their Galaxy Gifts.

January 16, 2015 Comments Off

CDNsun delivers affordable global streaming with OnApp’s Federated CDN

( The Hosting News ) – OnApp has announced that CDNsun is the latest company to build a successful global Content Delivery Network business with OnApp’s federated CDN platform. CDNsun provides global video streaming and content delivery services, with a focus on software and game delivery, live video and video on demand, as well as website acceleration services.  Using OnApp,  CDNsun now offers content delivery at 70 locations across North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, by combining its own datacenters with hand-picked CDN Points of Presence from the 170+ locations available in the OnApp Federation – a global network of wholesale CDN and compute capacity. The flexibility and cost efficiency of OnApp’s federated CDN model, together with OnApp CDN’s support for video content, now helps CDNsun deliver live video streams and video on demand at significantly lower prices than competing CDNs.

January 15, 2015 Comments Off

Thousands of French Websites Face DDoS Attacks Since Charlie Hebdo Massacre

Nineteen thousand French websites have been attacked since the Charlie Hebdo terrorist attacks last week, according to French military head of cyberdefense Adm. Arnaud Coustilliere

January 09, 2015 Comments Off

EU Parliament Says States Can Repeal Data Retention Legislation

A document leaked by Access on Wednesday evening shows that the European Parliament has decided that EU member states do not have any obligation to retain citizen data. The Parliament made the distinction between Union and State legality regarding the April decision by the EU Court of Justice declaring the…

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New Variant of Emotent Spam Targets Bank Credentials: Microsoft

A spam campaign using a new variant of Win32/Emotet against German-language speakers targets bank credentials, Microsoft Malware Protection Center announced this week. Microsoft has been monitoring the variant since November, when a spam email campaign it was used in peaked

January 08, 2015 Comments Off

Digital Realty to Discuss Data Center Interconnection

( The Hosting News ) – Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: DLR), a leading global provider of data center and colocation solutions, today announced that John Sarkis, General Manager, Colocation & Connectivity, will participate on a panel focused on Data Center Interconnection at PTC’15: Networked Planet , taking place January 18-21, 2015 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu, Hawaii

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Data Centers in China to Increase in 2015

With nearly 1.4 billion inhabitants, China leads the world in Internet traffic.