Which PHP functions are disabled on your WordPress platform?
Our WordPress platform has been specifically designed to offer the best security, performance and reliability for WordPress.
As a result, we have specifically tuned firewall rules and layers of protection to help keep WordPress sites secure. As part of this protection, a small number of PHP functions have been disabled, as we've found that they're often used for malicious purposes.
The following functions are disabled for security reasons:
In our experience, it's highly unlikely any of your plugins rely on any of the functions above. However, if you have a genuine use case for any of these functions, you can still host your WordPress site on our Linux platform.
What is WordPress?
Overview of WordPress WordPress is a free and open source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. WordPress is installed on a web server, which either is part of an internet hosting service or is a network host itself; the first case ...
Do you support WordPress Network (Multisite)?
Yes! All our platforms have full support for a WordPress Network (formerly Multisite). You just need to follow the Create A Network article from the WordPress codex to get this setup. Additional Domains As standard, we automatically map the ...
Do you disallow any WordPress plugins on your WordPress platform?
Our WordPress platform was designed and built exclusively for WordPress. This level of platform to software exclusivity allows us to truly fine tune both hardware and software around WordPress. Each site is given its own PHP-FPM resource pool which ...
Is ionCube PHP Loader installed?
The availability of ionCube can differ between our different platforms and PHP versions. Linux: ionCube Loader is available on our Linux platform for all currently support PHP versions. That's 5.3, 5.4, 5.5, 5.6, 7.0, 7.1 and 7.2. WordPress: ionCube ...
How do I change PHP version?
As standard, we run PHP 7+. If you wish to switch version, head HERE > Manage Hosting > [Select Package] > “Switch PHP Version” Our Linux platform has the ability to run different versions of PHP: PHP 5.3 PHP 5.4 PHP 5.5 PHP 5.6 PHP 7.0 PHP 7.1 PHP ...