Have you ever wondered why the server firewall sometimes blocks your IP address? This can happen if someone at your location has tried too many times to check email with the wrong password. It can happen if you try to log in to your WordPress with an incorrect password more than 10 times in a short time span. In the past, you would need to open a ... Read More »
A recent zero-day exploit/vulnerability has been discovered with the ImageMagick library, which is widely used for image processing and converting and is part of cPanel. This is a serious exploit. The mitigation procedure reduces the security risks dramatically, but it also involves limiting the functionality of ImageMagick library and related ... Read More »
ConnectNC uses many methods to try to combat spam. One of them is RBLs (realtime black list). Early this morning, one of them malfunctioned, resulting in improper classification of legitimate messages as spam. We have discontinued use of that particular RBL, and the situation is resolved as of 9:00am on Thu Dec 13, 2012.
Matt Honan recently found his digital life in a shambles. Bad guys were able to access his online accounts AND his personal computer. They wiped every shred of data from his MacBook. If Matt Honan, a technical writer for Wired Magazine, can get hacked in such a fashion, so can any of us. We now rely on our computers and the ... Read More »
The correct URL for hosting account webmail is http://yourdomain.com/webmail.? Please replace your "yourdomain.com" with your actual domain name.
Hosting and DSL customers may have recently noticed that ConnectNC has imposed sending limits. We apologize for the inconvenience, and want to explain the recent change. We will work with you to set your account limit to something that will work for you. ?Please open a ticket with us if you're having trouble sending. Also be aware that it's ... Read More »