Meltdown and Spectre - CPU Security Vulnerabilites

12th Jan 2018

We would like to bring to your notice the following important update: You’ve probably already read about one of the most widespread security issues in modern computing history — colloquially known as “Meltdown” (CVE-2017-5754) and “Spectre” (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715) — affecting practically every computer built in the last 20 ... Read More »

Hetzner South Africa - Hack

2nd Nov 2017

Further to the press release from Hetzner we would like to add, that even though our dedicated servers are located inside their data centre. At this moment in time the attack was with their KonsalH system which is separate from our servers and we have not been compromised.  However we are conducting a forensic investigation to ensure your ... Read More »

Google Business Training

28th Oct 2017

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Sonic WiFi

21st Sep 2017

Clients who use Sonic WiFi as their ISP my experince email problems. If this is the case please call us or open a support ticket.

Update Mail Server

4th Sep 2017

Those who have dedicated IP's will now automatically have their emails delivered through that IP, not the share IP. Bringing more power, safety and control to those with dedicated IP's on their accounts.

Ransomeware Alert

15th May 2017

Following the 'WannaCry' ransomware threat which infected hospitals, telecom agencies and shipping companies around the world, India's cyber security agency alerted internet users and organisations of taking necessary precautions against the malware. The ransomware is believed to take over computers remotely, locking them down, and demanding a ... Read More »

Shared IP Issues

28th Jan 2016

We are aware of the issues with our shared IP - 129.232.174.173

We have been investigating the problem and will have it sorted soon.

Please be patient as we are doing our best to resolve the issue at hand.

Aura Host Team


South Africa internet hit by Seacom outage

22nd Jan 2016

Please be aware that Seacom experienced a critical outage on 21/01/2016.

As a result, local and international websites were down.

Read more here - http://businesstech.co.za/news/general/109751/south-africa-internet-hit-by-seacom-outage/

Server Migration Completed

22nd Nov 2015

We have successfully migrated our servers to the new Hetzner Data Center, Which is pretty good news as it means better speeds an performance for your websites. We apologies if you experienced any downtime, please let us know if you are having any issues and we will be happy to assist immediately.

Server Migration

18th Nov 2015

Since we launched the new site we have had a brilliant response from all our clients and we have seen a nice growth with new clients joining us. As a result, and to improve services even further we are moving our servers from MWEB's Data Centre to Hetzner's new Data Centre. If you would like to learn more about Hetzners new Data Centre and the ... Read More »