Private Git Repositories: Part 1 – Best Practices

When you deploy applications to OpenShift from source code, you will typically provide the source code by specifying a URL to a repository managed by a Git hosting service such as GitHub, GitLab or Bitbucket. When the build process runs to create the image for your application, the first step Continue Reading

Parallels RAS Wins Security Today’s New Product of the Year Award

Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS) has been named one of Security Today’s New Product of the Year Award winners. This award—given to our application and desktop delivery solution in the best Software/IT Solutions category—reconfirms the status of Parallels RAS as one of the most secure application and desktop delivery/VDI solutions.  In a year which has seen data breaches at international levels with Continue Reading

CubeCart 6.1.10 Released

CubeCart 6.1.10 has been released fixing a compatibility issue with PHP 5.4. Any merchant experiencing upgrade or install blocks will want to upgrade to this release instead. If you have already successfully upgraded to 6.1.9 there is no need to upgrade to this new release but we offer a patch Continue Reading

CIO Agenda – Increase Productivity – everywhere for everybody!

One of the key challenges in companies today is the need for seamless digital collaboration across devices, storage systems and geographical locations with internal and external users. The increasing mobile workforce needs enterprise-grade tools for secure collaboration that is compliant with current rules and regulations, but still as easy to Continue Reading

The Zimbra Store is Here!

The Zimbra Store is Here! | Zimbra : Blog Navigation Have you ever wanted to buy just a few Zimbra Collaboration Server licenses? Maybe for your home email or because you have a small business with just a handful of mailboxes? Now the Zimbra Store makes it easy to buy Continue Reading

Release of PrestaShop

PrestaShop is now available. This maintenance release fixes 8 issues reported on version 1.7.2. Some of the most notable fixes are: Price and VAT fixes. Price computing performance improvement. Fix error while reaching AdminModules Download PrestaShop now! Here is the complete list of changes: Back Office: Bug fix: Continue Reading

MDaemon Has been Updated to Version 17.0.3

As any software company knows, it’s important to listen to our customers and address any issues that may be reported. With this in mind, our development team has released MDaemon 17.0.3. This minor update includes various improvements to WorldClient Instant Messenger and other minor fixes. Click here to read the Continue Reading

CubeCart 6.1.9 Released

We are pleased to announce the release of 6.1.9. This is just a maintenance release but upgrade is recommended.  What’s New?– 44 resolved issues Netsparker Audit ResultPassed with no exploitable security issues found. Download:

MailEnable Version 9.76 Release

RSS: MailEnable Version 9.76 Release MailEnable version 9.76 for Standard, Professional, Enterprise and Premium Editions is available for download from the MailEnable Web Site. The following change list outlines changes in version 9.76: RECENT CHANGES FIX: Selecting a message in updated Chrome in webmail after first refresh was hiding toolbar Continue Reading

New version check in WooCommerce 3.2

New version check in WooCommerce 3.2 — August 28, 2017 New version check in WooCommerce 3.2 August 28, 2017/Claudiu Lodromanean WooCommerce 3.2 will be released with a new version check feature. If you have active plugins that have not declared compatibility with the latest version of WooCommerce a variety of helpful warnings Continue Reading

Reliable Low Latency Streaming With SRT: Now Available in Wowza Streaming Engine

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August 28, 2017 by Chris Michaels From user-generated content to online gaming; from financial trading to security platforms; today’s streaming apps and services are highly interactive experiences, facilitated by low-latency streaming delivery. But achieving low latency, with high reliability and security simultaneously can be a challenge, especially when delivering over the Continue Reading

Monitoring OpenShift: Three Tools for Simplification

Monitor OpenShift A significant architectural shift toward containers is underway and, as with any architectural shift, this brings new operational challenges. It can be challenging for many of the legacy monitoring tools to monitor and have introspection on container platforms in fast moving, ephemeral environments. The good news is newer Continue Reading

Another New SIP Trunk Added: TalkTalk Business

We have recently tested and added another new SIP trunk provider for 3CX V15.5. TalkTalk Business is a UK provider that offers affordable, reliable and secure SIP trunking services to businesses around the country. 3CX customers and resellers can now use TalkTalk Business SIP trunks and have them up and Continue Reading

Parallels HTML5 Gateway and Web Portal: Which Is Better?

Users have two different options to access the published applications, desktops, and virtual desktops on a Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS). They can either use the Parallels Web Portal or the Parallels HTML5 Gateway. Which one is the best solution though? This blog post compares both solutions and highlights why Continue Reading

Zimbra Q3 COMMIT

Synacor is excited to host Zimbra Q3 COMMIT, our Zimbra Developer event, in New York City, 26-27 September, 2017. #ZimbraCommit At Zimbra COMMIT, we’ll review the roadmaps for what has been delivered in Q3 and how we’re delivering accelerated innovation – in collaboration with our Open Source community – that addresses Continue Reading

Why the Financial Sector Needs to Focus on Automating Threat Intelligence

Cybercriminals have challenged security professionals across industries to create updated and sophisticated security protocols to match the volume of equally sophisticated malware attack vectors being directed at them. This is especially true for cybersecurity at financial institutions. A recent study has found that the financial services sector is attacked 65 Continue Reading

Now available: Windows Server 2016 Security Guide!

This blog post was authored by Nir Ben Zvi, Principal PM Manager, Windows Server. Windows Server 2016 includes major security innovations that can help protect privileged identity, make it harder for attackers to breach your servers, and detect attacks so that you can respond faster. This is powerful technology, and Continue Reading

cPanel & WHM Version 66 to RELEASE

cPanel, Inc. has released cPanel & WHM version 66 to the RELEASE tier. Below are a few of the new features in this version. New Feature: Remote Incremental Backups In v66 you can easily store your Incremental Backups remotely using our new Rsync backup destination. In fact, we have made many improvements to our Continue Reading

The Facebook Live Streaming Benchmark Report 2017

August 23, 2017 by Holly Regan Facebook Live is becoming a dominant live-streaming video platform: It’s watched by 80 percent of online audiences, and is more popular than streaming-video giant YouTube among weekly live-stream viewers. Facebook Live offers a huge opportunity for broadcasters to capture audiences who are highly engaged, Continue Reading

Parallels RAS v16 Increases Productivity with Swiftpoint GT Bluetooth Mouse Support

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Swiftpoint: The latest version of Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS) integrates seamlessly with Swiftpoint® GT Bluetooth to deliver a desktop-like experience on mobile with the ease and accuracy provided by a mouse. Following requests from our customers, Parallels RAS Version 16 empowers users on iOS devices with a mouse experience. Continue Reading

APAC Team Celebrates Parallels RAS v16 Launch with Partners in Melbourne

APAC Team Celebrates – As part of the Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS) Version 16 launch in APAC, we organized several events to meet up with our partners and present them with the latest innovations in our application and desktop delivery solution. One of these events was held at the Continue Reading

Zimbra/Synacor Extending General Support & Technical Guidance for Zimbra Collaboration 8.6.x

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General support for Zimbra Collaboration 8.6 was scheduled to end in late September of this year. Synacor is pleased to announce that we are now extending these dates as follows: Zimbra/Synacor highly recommends upgrading to Zimbra Collaboration 8.7.x or above when possible. Version 8.7.x provides critical bug fixes and security patches for previous Zimbra product Continue Reading

Locky Launches a More Massive Spam Campaign with New “Lukitus” Variant

It has just been a week since the variation of Locky named Diablo6 appeared. Now it has launched another campaign more massive than the previous. This time, it uses “.lukitus”, which means “locking” in Finnish, as the extension for the encrypted files. The FortiGuard Lion Team was the first to Continue Reading

Joomla! 3.7.5 Release

Joomla! 3.7.5 is now available. This is a bug fix release for the 3.x series of Joomla! which addresses a single bug that prevents new installations of Joomla! 3.7.4 with remote databases. What’s in 3.7.5? Joomla! 3.7.5 has been released to address a bug introduced in Joomla! 3.7.4 relating to Continue Reading

App of the Week: Auditing

Welcome to the third part of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. In this entry we would like to introduce the ownCloud Auditing application and showcase why logging and auditing of user events & activities is crucial for secure enterprise filesharing scenarios. When it comes to sensitive business Continue Reading

SpectraRep and GoCoder: Live-Streaming Video Is Worth 1,000 Words

August 17, 2017 by Holly Regan Case Study Snapshot During a major flood in the Houston region, many highways, commercial buildings and residential locations were submerged under feet of water that stranded residents in their homes.   Houston Police helicopters were used to assist in assessing the extent of the damage Continue Reading

Getting Started with PowerShell | Learn more with Parallels RAS

Parallels® Remote Application Server enables administrators to manage their Parallels RAS deployments using Microsoft PowerShell. The PowerShell module allows Parallels RAS administrators to automate various configuration operations and also create automatic scripts for repetitive and complex tasks. Quick Links Getting Started Command: New-RASSession First, we need to set up a Continue Reading

WooCommerce 3.1.2 fix release notes

WooCommerce 3.1.2 fix release notes — August 15, 2017 WooCommerce 3.1.2 fix release notes August 15, 2017/Mike Jolley The WooCommerce 3.1.2 fix release is now available. You can download it from or as an automatic update in your administration panel. ~35 commits made it into this fix release. The full changelog is Continue Reading

Creating a RAS Template using Parallels Remote Application Server

Parallels® Remote Application Server automatically generates and deploys VDI desktops on demand using customized templates. This allows administrators to create and deploy guest virtual machines on the fly, saving a great deal of time. Follow these steps to deploy a RAS Template using Parallels Remote Application Server. First, open the Continue Reading

Release of PrestaShop

PrestaShop is now available. This maintenance release fixes 28 issues reported on version 1.7.2. Version, released in July, brought a lot of goodies, none the less being the new Stock Management feature. That new minor version was well received, and this patch version simply fixes a few kinks Continue Reading

Search your Archive from WorldClient in 3 Easy Steps

With the prevalence of data-destroying malware, more businesses are using an archiving solution such as MailStore to create backup copies of all email communications. Archiving is crucial for recovery when the unexpected disaster strikes, and useful for e-discovery and meeting legal requirements & regulations. I’ve written this article to help Continue Reading

How the Healthcare Cloud is Revolutionizing Patient Care

There have been countless ideas about how the cloud could transform the healthcare space and patient care. As healthcare cloud adoption has grown, however, the initial focus has largely been on its ability to store massive amounts of data and expedite the exchange of patient health information. These two capabilities Continue Reading

App of the Week: LDAP Home Connector

Welcome to the second part of our ownCloud App of the Week blog series. In this post we would like to introduce the ownCloud LDAP Home Connector application, shed light on how it works and of course explain why it is so useful. The LDAP Home Connector is not to Continue Reading

The Primary Factors Driving Cybersecurity Investments in Education

Today’s schools are technology-rich environments. For example, they have long used internal systems to keep and track a variety of records, including the personal data of their students and faculty. Today, however, that tech infrastructure must be optimized to accommodate the shift to a new digital education model. Teachers are Continue Reading

Our New Ultra-Low Latency Streaming Platform: Who Wants In?

August 10, 2017 by Dave Stubenvoll When we founded Wowza in 2005, our goal was to create the tools to deliver video and audio content seamlessly, and with greater stability and control. Twelve years and 20,000 customers later, Wowza has become the gold standard for an industry that is exploding Continue Reading

Managing Elasticsearch with Kopf in OpenShift Origin 3.6

Kopf is a popular web administration tool for Elasticsearch v2. It allows administrators to view, diagnose, and modify Elasticsearch clusters, both operationally and for managing the data. It offers three main views of Elasticsearch: The cluster allows an admin to see the overall state of nodes in the cluster, and Continue Reading

Our New Low-Latency Streaming Network: Who Wants In?

August 10, 2017 by Dave Stubenvoll When we founded Wowza in 2005, our goal was to create the tools to deliver video and audio content seamlessly, and with greater stability and control. Twelve years and 20,000 customers later, Wowza has become the gold standard for an industry that is exploding Continue Reading

Provisioning Applications Using Hub

Parallels® Remote Application Server (RAS) integrates with, allowing application provisioning directly from the Hub to any server in the farm. Administrators can just select the required application directly from the RAS Console; applications are automatically installed and ready to be published to the users. Throughout this post, we Continue Reading

Preview Build 16257 now available for Windows Server Insiders!

Today we are very excited to be releasing Windows Server Insider Preview Build 16257 to Windows Insiders. To access, register through the Windows Insiders for Business program or the Windows Insider program, and then navigate to the Windows Server Insider Preview download page. This release also includes the Remote Server Continue Reading

Adding Web Application Firewalls to your Security Strategy

The volume of application traffic passing through our networks continues to escalate. For example, just mobile traffic alone is expected to grow 39 times by 2021, to about 587 Exabytes. That equates to roughly 130 trillion images, or about 13 trillion YouTube clips. Which doesn’t really help. Numbers at that scale Continue Reading

Join the Slack #livestreaming Community

August 8, 2017 by Wowza Media Systems Over the past year, Wowza has introduced the #livestreaming community on Slack to the world. With almost 1,500 members and counting, the #livestreaming community was designed to be a real-time hub for all things live-streaming—where streaming professionals, developers and change-makers share expertise, resources and feedback. The #livestreaming community Continue Reading

15.5 Update 1 (SP1) – Available Today!

Following the BETA of V15.5 Update 1, the final release of this update is now available. The BETA was received extremely well and we appreciate all the feedback you provided! In the BETA we included: expanded IP Phone configuration options, easier configuration and troubleshooting of 3CX with our new capture feature, Continue Reading

Tornado warning: Commingling of public and IoT clouds?

Clouds are tricky things. It’s hard to tell where the foundations of a cloud reside. You could point at the physical infrastructure. Some of the best side-channel attacks target hardware. There is the operating system that runs everything. And there is the middleware, billing, hypervisors, drivers and web front ends. Continue Reading

Rise of the Funnel Cloud: When Good Clouds Go Bad

What is a cloud, really? In the simplest terms, the cloud allows users to store and access data and programs on someone else’s hardware, usually over the internet, rather than using their local device or network resources. But it is much more than simply offsite storage. It also includes services that Continue Reading

Reinforced VDI in Parallels Remote Application Server v16

Virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) offers several benefits to organizations, including improved security, centralized desktop management, and reduced IT overhead. Parallels® Remote Application Server v16 has reinforced these VDI abilities. In addition to supporting Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware vCenter, VMware ESX, and Citrix XenServer, we have also added Nutanix Acropolis and KMV Continue Reading

IP Phone Switching and VLAN Tagging

VLAN tagging can minimize the cabling as well as the switch ports used, to integrate the endpoints in the current network while still separating the Voice network from the Data network. A workstation can be connected via the PC port on the IP phone in the default or different VLAN. Continue Reading

More house chores: Cleaning up the binary log

Historically, the MySQL binary log has gone through a few revisions resulting in different versions of how the log is formatted. The following shows the version of the binary log and the MySQL version in which it appears. As you can see, version 4 is the current version of the Continue Reading

Analysis of New GlobeImposter Ransomware Variant

Over the past few days, FortiGuard Labs captured a number of JS (JavaScript) scripts. Based on my analysis, they were being used to spread the new GlobeImposter ransomware variants.  I picked one of them and did a quick analysis. The version of the variant I reviewed is “726”. Figure 1 Continue Reading

How the World Wide Web Has Revolutionized Key Industries While Creating a Land of Opportunity for Adversaries

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This week, on the anniversary of the World Wide Web’s release to the public, we are taking a closer look at how web use has irrevocably changed and modernized some of the key industries shaping our lives today, and what this change means for our global cybersecurity. On August 1, Continue Reading

Partnering with an MSSP for a More Secure Digital Business

In just the past few years, network architectures have begun to evolve from traditional, point-to-point connections between controlled network devices to a highly meshed ecosystem of interconnected networks. This hyper-connected architecture of traditional, private, public cloud, and remote networks and devices is being driven by the need to leverage data as Continue Reading

Business Case Study – The value of using SMS/Text Messaging for a well-known hospital

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Recently one of our healthcare customers trialed an SMS reminder service to resolve a particular issue for them. They struggled with the number of patients who failed to attend appointments or did not bother to cancel appointments, resulting in more costs and lost revenues than they realised. Bill Cheney (Head Continue Reading

Zimbra Desktop 7.3.1 is Here – Better Spell Check & Attachment Workflow!

What is Zimbra Desktop? It is a free and open source email client application that you can use on Windows, Mac, and Linux. Install Zimbra Desktop on your computer, and you can link and view all of your email accounts in one place (Zimbra, Yahoo!, gmail, IMAP or POP) — Continue Reading

How Financial Services Network Security Strategies Have Recently Evolved

Network security has become increasingly complicated for financial services providers due to the popularity of the Internet of Things (IoT) and consumer desire to access valuable data on various mobile devices. While financial institutions are transitioning their network security strategies to keep up with these current consumer demands and give Continue Reading

DSSI forms a new partnership with ownCloud to extend security for EFSS

Powerful Enterprise File Sync and Share with ownCloud X Enterprise Edition DSSI, a Value Added distributor in the area of information technology, signed a new partnership during June 2017 with ownCloud, a German company specialized in providing an enterprise file sync and share solution for more productivity and security in Continue Reading

WordPress 4.8.1 Maintenance Release

After over 13 million downloads of WordPress 4.8, we are pleased to announce the immediate availability of WordPress 4.8.1, a maintenance release. This release contains 29 maintenance fixes and enhancements, chief among them are fixes to the rich Text widget and the introduction of the Custom HTML widget. For a full Continue Reading

3CX is Paving the Way for Rapid Growth in Germany with Askozia Acquisition

3CX acquires Askozia’s skills, Linux technology and user base to increase German market presence LONDON, UK, HANOVER, GERMANY, 03 AUGUST 2017 – 3CX, developer of next-generation software-based Unified Communications solution, announces the acquisition of Askozia, German provider of the Asterisk based IP telephone system AskoziaPBX. With more than 10.000 SMEs Continue Reading

FortiCloud Now Manages FortiGate UTM Appliances

We are proud to announce that full cloud-based management will be available on August 14th for our FortiGate UTM products through the FortiCloud services.  We have seen impressive growth in the adoption of our FortiCloud solution over the past several years that has validated the value of a cloud management model Continue Reading

15.5 Update 1 (SP1) Released in BETA

We have managed to make Update 1 (SP1) available just in time for your holidays! Update 1 has a good number of features for administrators and users of 3CX alike. Extensive IP Phone Configuration options We have greatly expanded the configuration options available for supported phones. Now you can configure Continue Reading

Bringing Your Cloud Visibility Back Into Focus

Like data center sprawl, virtualization sprawl occurs when the numbers, locations, and functions of virtual machines distributed across a network grow to the point that they can no longer be managed effectively. As organizations continue to move applications and other core workloads into the cloud, virtualization sprawl can give way Continue Reading

NSE Experts Academy CTF

At the end of this past June, Fortinet ran the NSE Experts Academy which featured for the first time a Capture The Flag (CTF) session. We welcomed close to 60 participants, and feedback was extremely positive. We congratulate the top 2 winners, with very close scores, teams YouMayNotWannaCry and ACSN. Continue Reading