The Perfect Server – Debian 8.4 Jessie (Apache2, BIND, Dovecot, ISPConfig 3.1)

April 29, 2016

This tutorial shows how to prepare a Debian Jessie server (with Apache2, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3.1, and how to install ISPConfig. The webhosting control panel ISPConfig 3 allows you to configure the following services through a web browser: Apache or nginx web server, Postfix mail server, Courier or Dovecot IMAP/POP3 server, […]


The Perfect Server – Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) with Apache, PHP, MySQL, PureFTPD, BIND, Postfix, Dovecot and ISPConfig 3.1

April 22, 2016

This tutorial shows the installation of an Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial Xerus) web hosting server with Apache2, Postfix, Dovecot, Bind and PureFTPD to prepare it for the installation of ISPConfig 3.1. The resulting system will provide a Web, Mail, Mailinglist, DNS and FTP Server. Read the full tutorial at Howtoforge


ISPConfig 3.1 Beta released for testing

What’s new in ISPConfig 3.1 ISPConfig 3.1 is the next generation of the ISPConfig hosting control panel with a completely renovated UI and a lot of new features. Here a few highlights: New responsive User Interface based on the Bootstrap framework. The interface is responsive now which makes it easy to use ISPConfig on mobile […]


ISPConfig installer updated

Today we updated the install.php and update.php script and added a warning that ISPConfig is not compatible with PHP 7 as system PHP (no problems with PHP 7 as additional PHP though). This is not an update, so no need to update existing installations. If you use PHP 7 as system PHP (e.g. when […]


ISPConfig Billing Module 1.4 Released

March 31, 2016

The ISPConfig Billing Module version 1.4 has been released today. This version is compatible with all ISPConfig 3.0.5.x versions. What’s new in Billing Module version 1.4? SEPA Debit support. The Billing Module is able to bill customers by SEPA (SEPA is the European bank transfer and debit standard) now. Export SEPA debit transactions as an XML […]


ISPConfig released

March 29, 2016

What’s new in ISPConfig This release contains an important security fix for an insufficient validation of the PHP version selector. Scope of the issue: an attacker would require a valid ISPConfig login with access to the web module. The issue affects the ISPConfig interface only, on a multiserver system, only the interface server(s) have to […]


New ISPConfig issue tracker

February 4, 2016

Dear ISPConfig Users and Developers, we migrated our old FlySpray issue tracker that contained the feature requests and bug reports for ISPConfig to our GIT server now. The new issue tracker offers a modern interface and is tightly integrated into the GIT version control system. You can find the new issue tracker here: Please […]


Postfix Monitoring with Mailgraph on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

January 8, 2016

This article describes how you can monitor your ISPConfig Postfix mail server with Mailgraph. Mailgraph creates daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly graphs of sent, received, bounced, and rejected emails and also of spam and viruses, if SpamAssassin and ClamAV are integrated into Postfix (e.g. using amavisd-new in the ISPConfig perfect server tutorial’s). These graphs can be […]


Server Monitoring with Munin and Monit on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

January 6, 2016

This tutorial will show you how to monitor an Ubuntu 14.04 server with Munin and Monit. Munin produces nice graphs about nearly every aspect of your server, whereas Monit checks the availability of services like Apache, MySQL, Postfix and takes the appropriate action such as a restart if it finds a service is not behaving […]


How to install PHP 7 as PHP-FPM & FastCGI for ISPConfig 3 on Debian 8

December 3, 2015

The final version of PHP 7 is available for download on Github and the PHP mirrors now. PHP7 is the next generation of the PHP programming language, it is up to 2 times faster than PHP 5.6 and 14 times faster than PHP 5.0 according to the release notes. The new PHP version is not […]