Blog entries posted in: Technology

Dedicated & Cloud VPS cPanel Optimized: Nginx Accelerated

  A Small Orange is pleased to announced the availability of our Nginx Acceleration stack for cPanel/WHM based Dedicated and Cloud VPS servers. As a solution in development at A Small Orange for over a year and actively in use … Continue reading

Composer & PHP Updates: 5.5.4 & 5.4.20

We are pleased to announced that the Composer PHP dependency manager is now available standard on all shared servers. Additionally, composer will now be default installed for convenience on customer Cloud VPS and Dedicated servers. You can learn more about … Continue reading

Django Security Updates CVE-2013-1443: 1.4.8 & 1.5.8

A denial of service vulnerability was recently discovered and patched in Django version 1.4, 1.5 and the 1.6 beta. We have upgraded the globally installed versions of Django 1.4 and 1.5 to versions 1.4.8 and 1.5.4 respectively to mitigate this … Continue reading

PHP Updates CVE-2013-4248: PHP 5.5.3 & PHP 5.4.19

  We have just completed the roll out of PHP versions 5.5.3 and 5.4.19 across our shared and business cloud server fleet to address CVE-2013-4248, a vulnerability in PHP’s OpenSSL module. As always, questions or comments, we can be reached … Continue reading

PHP Roadmap & Performance

PHP: Today and Tomorrow At A Small Orange, our shared server fleet currently supports three separate PHP versions- PHP 5.3, 5.4, and 5.5 with 5.3 being the default. For quite a few years, PHP 5.3 has been the accepted standard … Continue reading