Email is an essential tool for communication, but email security is a growing concern for individuals and businesses. Email fraud is a significant issue, and it can be challenging to verify the authenticity of email messages. However, SPF, DKIM, and DMARC records can help protect against email fraud and ensure the authenticity of email messages…. Keep Reading

From Microsoft. Source: Begins: Today, we are announcing that Microsoft is taking several steps to align the pricing of our Microsoft Cloud products globally, meaning customers will have consistent pricing reflecting the exchange rate of the local currency to the US dollar (USD). Starting April 1, 2023, pricing for Microsoft Cloud products will be… Keep Reading

As we all get more accustomed to the cloud-based lives we lead, ‘everything, everywhere, all the time’ becomes the norm. We rely less on physically located single servers doing one thing (well), but with a single point of vulnerability and, therefore, potential failure & downtime.  This is where Microsoft Exchange Online comes in… Previously customers… Keep Reading

News of the price in power charges will come as no surprise to anyone.  For Hosting UK however, it has been a very difficult decision; we use an enormous amount of electricity to provide your services, and whilst we do hedge our power prices, we have not been immune to the global increase in power… Keep Reading

Microsoft have announced cost price changes for all Microsoft 365 subscriptions. As a result of these changes, our package prices are increasing. There are ways to help with some of these price increases, for example if you are paying monthly, switch to annual up-front payments and lock those prices with Hosting UK.  Simply raise a… Keep Reading

As part of our continual focus on Security at HostingUK, we recently upgraded our payment platform.  This was in preparation for changes coming in March 2022 and relates to big improvements in how we all process & use credit/payment cards in the UK and Europe. It’s something called SCA (Secure Card Authentication). From March 2022, SCA will… Keep Reading

Researchers at security company Qualys discovered 21 vulnerabilities in Exim, a popular mail server, which can be chained to obtain “a full remote unauthenticated code execution and gain root privileges on the Exim Server.”. Exim is a mail transfer agent (MTA), responsible for receiving and forwarding email messages. It runs primarily on Unix or Linux… Keep Reading

Microsoft is rebranding Microsoft Office 365 to Microsoft 365 on April 21st 2020 which will reflect a wider range of product offerings. Since its launch in 2011 Office 365 has grown immensely and the number of services and subsets now includes not just Office but tools for small business and enterprise to manage their entire… Keep Reading

Back in February Google let everyone know in a blog article that their Chrome browser would start treating sites that were still delivered over HTTP (as opposed to HTTPS) differently. Time is an odd thing. When I read advisories for 2020 I tend to discount them because “by then, we will all be in silver… Keep Reading