SiteLock Lite is now available to all new hosting accounts

We are happy to announce that SiteLock Lite will now be available to all new hosting accounts starting October 27, 2018. SiteLock Lite is a free malware scanner that searches for malware by scanning the sitemap of your website for infections. Services with SiteLock Lite enabled: Shared Hosting Wordpress Hosting Reseller Hosting Master ... Read More »

26th Oct 2018
PHP version upgrade from 5.6 to 7.0 [CLOUD01]

Dear valued customers, Please be aware that we recently upgraded CLOUD01 server's PHP version to 7.0 in preparation for the upcoming end-of-life support for version 5.6. Your website may be affected by this upgrade as there are PHP functions that were dropped in version 7.0 such as `mysql_*()` functions. To learn more about the backward ... Read More »

22nd Feb 2018
Important notification about .ORG & .NET free domains

We would like to inform you that due to recent registrar pricing increase for .ORG and .NET domains, we have determined that offering .ORG and .NET domain as an option for free domain is no longer good for the business. As you know, Jolly Works Hosting offers rock-bottom prices where, as much as possible, we want to pass the savings to you; our ... Read More »

24th Nov 2017
Urgent: Pricing updates from LogicBoxes / Registries

We have had a rather impulsive update to our pricing which through LogicBoxes is from the registries. As you will notice most of them are nTLD’s, meaning the new gTLD names are not making as much for the registries as they were hoping and they believe to recoup it is best to “increase” the pricing and catch new registrations, transfers, and ... Read More »

31st Aug 2017
Security Advisory: Stored XSS in Akismet WordPress Plugin []

Written by Marc-Alexandre Montpas on October 14, 2015 of   Brief Summary A recent vulnerability affecting Wordpress website users using Akismet version 3.1.4 and lower have been identified by The vulnerability is about Wordpress “Convert emoticons like and to graphics on display“, said on their official ... Read More »

15th Oct 2015
WHMCS Security Advisory Announcement

WHMCS has released new updates for all supported versions of WHMCS. These updates include changes that address security concerns within the WHMCS product.WHMCS has rated these updates as having a Trivial to Important security impact. Information on security ratings can be found at can find out more ... Read More »

3rd Jun 2015
GHOST Vulnerability ( CVE-2015-0235 )

GHOST Vulnerability ( CVE-2015-0235 ) On 27 January 2015, a vulnerability in all versions of the GNU C library (glibc) was announced by Qualys. The issue was a buffer overflow during DNS hostname resolution. Disclosure of this issue was coordinated with the various operating system vendors and patches were made available by RedHat soon after ... Read More »

29th Jan 2015
PhoenixNAP - RESCHEDULED [Repairing PDB B105] Priority 4 (808)

DATE:  01/27/2015   START TIME:  2:00 a.m. MST (GMT -7)   END TIME:  5:00 p.m. MST (GMT -7)   LENGTH OF MAINTENANCE WINDOW: 3 hours   REASON FOR MAINTENANCE:  a.    Repairing manufacturer defect to prevent an unplanned outage   MAINTENANCE DETAILS: Prevent inner windings of transformer core from rubbing on ... Read More »

27th Jan 2015
Thank God Its Black Friday! - The Jolly Works Hosting's 2014 Black Friday Sale

Don’t Miss Out On The Savings!Get 50% LIFETIME off All Shared, Reseller, VPS and VPS Reseller Hosting Plans! USE COUPON CODE: TGIBF Black Friday is just around the corner! This is the best time of year to launch a new website... or even be creative this holiday season and give your loved ones the gift of web hosting! Take ... Read More »

26th Nov 2014
Domain Privacy Protection becoming a paid add-on service

For your immediate information: Driven by ICANN and Privacy Protection service providers, please be aware that beginning Monday, 6th October 2014 at 1200 hours (midday BST / 1100 UTC), Domain Privacy Protection (WHOIS protection) will become a paid add-on service moving forward. After careful deliberation from continued involvement in the ICANN ... Read More »

30th Sep 2014