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Improve anti-spam in Plesk & cPanel

Recently, we have noticed an increase in unwanted emails attached to infected documents. These are things you can do on your Plesk and cPanel control panels But I still reinstate that local protection on your computers and devices like smartphones are extremely important. Most malware remains inactive until users intervention. Thus, these protections are your last defence. For Plesk, I suggest you buy the extension […]

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DKIM exempted you as Spammer?

A while ago someone came to me, asked if I can add DKIM so his company is not identified as a spammer. In a way, yes but in another way is a no. Why do I say so? DKIM is easy to advertise in the zone records nowadays. Many popular control panels have such ability to publish whether your DNS is hosted on the same […]

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Have you heard about Mailspring?

Malspring was formerly known as Nylas Mail, ok, I like the name ‘Mailspring’ better. Sound alien to you? Most I have spoken like if you are dealing email, you use Outlook. Apparently, there are many other mail applications, like Thunderbird is one of the popular too. But why I want to mention Mailspring today? Read on to know why. If you have a big inbox […]

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ConfigServer MailScanner Front-End

Today, I want to mention a product or rather an installation for cPanel users is the ConfigServer MailScanner Front-End. Do not mix up with the Configserver MailScanner, even they are the same in the backend, MailScanner’s front end made your life easier and made anti-spam effectively. I recommend to cPanel users if they are looking for a cost-effective antispam solution. Most anti-spam is not integrated. […]

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What is HPMVPS?

HPMVPS stands for High-Performance Managed VPS, it is a fully managed service for businesses on their websites and email hostings. We have observed many business owners have spent plenty of time choosing their web hosting and yet many have not met the expectation. Nowadays, due to the malicious traffic on the internet, many business owners of how their data is protected. Thus, HPMVPS is a […]

Why Premium Shared Hosting?

Many asked why Vastspace has premium shared hosting? Basically, this is how we have differentiated the ordinary shared hosting with the premium one. Why premium? The ideal of marketing shared hosting is affordable. We see 2 groups of customers have chosen shared hosting. The beginners or the first-timers and the budget users. However, we decided to break the tradition and give more in shared hosting […]

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SPF, DKIM & DMARC

A few years back, I still telling many to use SPF to prevent outgoing email domain spoofing. For today, it is more than SPK record, DKIM & DMARC have become a must to prevent email domain spoofing and enhance your email delivery. However, many still do not have these in their DNS records or just SPF. I personally think this is the moment to have […]

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Using a Linux desktop computer

Not long ago, I have bought this cheap china laptop for US299. It was so cheap but have a backlighted keyboard, 256Gb SSD storage, a brilliant 1920 x 1080, 2.4/5Ghz band WIFI, Bluetooth 5 and it is a Windows 10 Pro. It is an N4100 Intel Celeron CPU with 8Gb RAM. It is not fast but with US 299, it is a steal. I have […]

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Using weak password

If you are reading this, it is not too late to update your weak password to a stronger one. What is a strong password? Why there is a need to use a strong password? At https://passwordsgenerator.net/ 16 characters and above is considered a strong password. A strong password, I personally reckon that it must be 10 characters long, comprises of upper letters, lower letters, numbers, […]

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Fail2Ban in your Plesk

Bruteforce logins attack is common nowadays. If the ports are opened to the internet, they are prone to such attempts to gain access to the services. Using a strong password can reduce your risk but you cannot stop this kind of attack. To stop totally unless you can limit or restrict access to certain IP addresses. This is not likely possible with the email service. […]

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