Softaculous Vulnerability – Upgrade Installation (cPanel) Privilege Escalation

Softaculous Vulnerability Softaculous is the leading auto installer script with over 300 applications that can be installed by one click. The software is being used by thousands of web hosting companies and works with various control panels such as cPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin, InterWorx and H-Sphere. Vulnerability Description: It is possible for a malicious reseller to …

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HostBill Security Update – Patch v2014-01-03 released

HostBill Security Update HostBill is a complete client management, billing and supportĀ  system used by many web hosting companies. They have released a patch on January 06, 2014 to address few security vulnerabilities. The following issues were patched in the recent updates: [1] HostBill – Submit Ticket (Hidden Department) Input Validation Failure. With this vulnerability, …

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Softaculous – Import (cPanel) Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

Softaculous It is the leading auto installer with over 300 applications that can be installed by one click. The software is in use by thousands of web hosting companies and works with various control panels such as cPanel, Plesk, DirectAdmin, InterWorx and H-Sphere. Vulnerability Description: It is possible for a malicious user to exploit a …

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Bluehost, HostGator outage (Among EIG Brands) on December 31 2013

EIG Brands BlueHost, JustHots HostGator outage Bluehost, HostGator among EIG brands hit by massive network outage on the last day of the year 2013. The most of the affected services were restored within few hours however this is second network outage within couple of months. In August 2013, they had network outage in their Provo …

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AccuWebHosting launched Fully Managed SSD VPS Hosting – Web Hosting

Managed SSD VPS Hosting AccuWebHosting has launched fully managed SSD VPS hosting plans. Initial plan includes the following features: 40 GB SSD storage 1 GB RAM 2 vCPU Windows 2008/2012 OS SQL Express 2008/2012 WebsitePanel SmarterMail 11.x Fully Managed Services All their SSD VPS hosting plans include fully managedĀ  services, free SmarterTools bundle, SQL 2008/2012 …

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cPanel – Getpkginfo (Root) Arbitrary File Access Vulnerability

cPanel has released new builds for all public update tiers. These updates provide targeted changes to address security concerns with the cPanel & WHM product. These builds are currently available to all customers via the standard update system. Product: cPanel Website: http://www.cpanel.net Vulnerable Version: All versions prior to the fixed builds below. Fixed Version: 11.40.1.7, …

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