As administrators, a Synology NAS gives us the opportunity to be completely free in what we do. And we do not need paid plugins to do something as simple as backing up a WordPress database. So many people who use a Synology NAS for web hosting, to self host their sites, often get lost in … Read more about Synology: How To Backup Your WordPress Database Without Plugins
We have all been confronted with various ongoing attacks on our Synology device, attacks which aim to breach through the SSH 22 open port. These attacks directed at our Synology device are called brute force attacks. A brute-force attack consists of an attacker submitting many passwords or passphrases with the hope of eventually guessing correctly. The attacker systematically checks all … Read more about Synology SSH Attack: How To Disable SSH?
After contacting Synology support and receiving a reply, I learned that an upcoming WebStation update, which will make PHP 7.2.13 work, will be released on the 22nd of January, 2019, and be available for download via the Synology Package Center. The current version of WebStation (version 0143) cannot detect PHP 7.2.13 yet. The official answer … Read more about Synology PHP 7.2.13 and New WebStation Update
This is really a weird thing which Synology needs to solve in its future DSM updates: dependencies. For example PHP 7.2 is dependent on earlier versions, and so is Apache 2.2. If I am using PHP 7.2, why am I forced to also install versions 5.6 and 7.0? Why am I forced to install APACHE … Read more about Synology: Force you to install all older version of PHP 5.6 and PHP 7.0 – Apache 2.2 and 2.4
You have imported your website from a private hosting service directly to your own Synology NAS but now, every time you try to access your website, you get this error: “Error establishing a database connection”. If the password and username in your wp-config.php file match perfectly and all the file permissions are set up correctly, … Read more about Synology: Error establishing a database connection after WordPress Import