Nextcloud and PHP Environment Variables

Regarding these errors: The “X-XSS-Protection” HTTP header is not set to “1; mode=block”. This is a potential security or privacy risk, as it is recommended to adjust this setting accordingly. The “X-Content-Type-Options” HTTP header is not set to “nosniff”. This is a potential security or privacy risk, as it is recommended to adjust this setting accordingly. The “X-Robots-Tag” HTTP header is not set to “none”. This is a potential security or privacy risk, as it is recommended to adjust this setting accordingly. The “X-Download-Options” HTTP header is not set to “noopen”. This is a potential security or privacy risk, as it is recommended to adjust this setting accordingly. The “X-Permitted-Cross-Domain-Policies”… Read More

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Migration from Wikispaces to MediaWiki

CiviHosting is now offering migration service from Wikispaces to MediaWiki. This includes migrating correctly complicated issues that other migration services have not been able to manage. One is multiple tables on a page. Another is tables with multi-line text in a table cell. Another is media files with spaces or other non-standard characters. While these issues don’t sound terribly exciting, they are real challenges for automated migration tools and our tool works for these. Our migration services are turn-key. That means you just place your order with us and we do the rest for you. You can see more about our services here: Wikispaces Migration

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Domain Redirect for Wikispaces

Wikispaces is now offering a domain redirect service. To activate it, login to your Wikispaces wiki and click on the “Settings” link. Then click on “Domain Redirect” on the left side. Now before you do anything, read very carefully the text there. The most important points being: Once processed, you will be unable to switch off the redirect. and this box that you must check off: Confirm that you understand that once a redirect is active you will not have access to any data stored in Wikispaces So when you’re really 100% ready to leave Wikispaces for good, go ahead and do it.

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Boutique Hosting

Broadly speaking, there are two kinds of hosts: Big hosts and little hosts. Continuing to generalize, the advantage of a big host is price, as they sell in bulk and can offer “cut-throat” prices. The advantage of a smaller host is service, meaning fast, friendly and personalized customer service by people who actually care. CiviHosting is, relatively speaking, a small host. We are of the category called “boutique hosting” as we specialize in providing only the very highest quality service and support. We treat each client like they were our only one and are here 24/7 to help with whatever you may need. Have any questions, or just wondering if… Read More

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Nextcloud News

News on the Nextcloud front is that Nextcloud is celebrating 2 years! Beyond the birthday party, now versions 13.0.3 and 12.0.8 available and upgrading is recommended. There is also a new version of the Nextcloud iOS app and the Nextcloud 2018 Conference is coming soon — August 23-30 to be exact. Stay tuned for more…

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Drupal Vulnerability Patched Again

In March 2018, Drupal developers announced a critical vulnerability (remote exploit) in the core Drupal software that required immediate patching, and we fixed that on all sites on our servers, and we announced that here Drupal Vulnerability Patch on All Servers. On April 25, the Drupal developers announced a newly-discovered vulnerability, that also required immediate patching: https://www.drupal.org/sa-core-2018-004 To secure as much Drupal sites on our servers as possible, our system administrators took the following actions: 1. Executed the patches from the announcement above for all Drupal 7.4+ and Drupal 8 installations on our servers. 2. Executed the patches for Drupal 6 from the Drupal LTS. Drupal patches were run in… Read More

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Save my Wikispaces Wiki

Yes, Wikispaces is closing permanently and deleting all wiki space data from their servers. The closure dates are: Classroom and Free Wikis end of service -> 31st July 2018 Plus and Super Wikis end of service -> 30th September 2018 Private Label Wikis end of service -> 31st January 2019 If you don’t take action before then, your wiki and all data and all media (images, documents, etc.) will be lost forever. CiviHosting is here to save your wiki, however, so it’s not lost. Instead, we will migrate it to our servers and keep it online. See our Wikispaces Migration page for full details. Don’t let your wikis just disappear…..… Read More

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