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  1. Customer email notification when mailbox quota exceeded

    It would be a very useful feature to have an email automatically injected to a customers mailbox when their quota is close to the limit and another when the mailbox quota has been exceeded with advice (customisable) on how to resolve the problem.

    Sometimes clients are unaware/forget their quota and if accessing via outlook/smartphone etc they are not aware of the limit being reached. This can result in several days without emails or emails being rejected with a "mailbox full" autoresponder. Ironically this means anyone sending emails to the client are aware the mailbox is full but the client is…

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      open discussion  ·  75 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        90 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        Plesk currently offers two high-quality anti-viruses and other related services like WAF. Integrating another anti-virus solution is an expensive undertaking, so we’d like you to let us know which ClamAV features are missing in anti-viruses and services already available in Plesk. This will help us properly evaluate and prioritize this request.

        —AK

      • 485 votes
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          72 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Support for HTTP Strict Transport Security / HSTS

          I'm wondering if Plesk also will implent HTTP Strict Transport (or HSTS) Security in the GUI. It's an extra layer of security for sites who need to be extra secure.

          It's being done with a special header (mod_headers for Apache) and a TLS connection. The client (browser) can then verify if the server is the real server and not a man-in-the-middle server/attack.

          It's as simple as adding the following code to the vhost config (HTTPS only!):

          Apache:
          Header always set Strict-Transport-Security "max-age=31536000; includeSubDomains"

          Nginx:
          add_header Strict-Transport-Security "max-age=31536000; includeSubDomains";

          258 votes
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            open discussion  ·  22 comments  ·  Web / SSL  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Change admin username

            It should be possible for the admin user to change his user login name. The name "admin" is not very secure, because it's easiert to hack via brute force. The hackers know, the name is "admin". If the user would be able to change his login name, it would increase the security of Plesk Panel.

            236 votes
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              29 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              We have serious doubts this function can really increase server security:
              1) Plesk has built-in protection against brute-force on login – it will lock the login form. So no one can try multiple attempts
              2) Arbitrary login name adds very little guess-complexity to a proper password. If you have concerns for your login brute-forced – add another 5-7 characters into your password and feel safe.

              As changed login name is still very likely to be some sort of vocabulary word or derived from your other account name – this function would only give a false sense of better security. Your security strength is in complex password, not in a complex login name. If you have one good password, you don’t need to treat login as your “second password” – one good password is enough.

              As for concerns that default password requirement is set in “weak”, that fail2ban module is not…

            • Spam configuration per subscription or domain

              Now you have two opportunities to set the spamfilter - server-wide or individual. It would be very handy if the admin or the customer could set the spamfilter for the whole subscription or/and for the whole domain.

              225 votes
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                open discussion  ·  24 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Memcached support

                Include memcache and settings for ram etc as standard.

                219 votes
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                  22 comments  ·  Databases  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Piwik Web Analytics

                  additionaly to awstat

                  215 votes
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                    17 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Email import tool

                    It would be a great idea to be able to import mail for individual email accounts via POP3 from other servers.

                    This would be great for customers migrating to you so that they can keep all their email.

                    Would just need fields such as:
                    -Hostname
                    -Username
                    -Password
                    -Port
                    -Encryption

                    210 votes
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                      15 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Create separate Mail and Web Space

                      Make separate limits on Mail and Web disk spaces, so that hoster could sell one limit for web (i.e. 2Gb) and another limit for mail (i.e. 10x2Gb mailboxes)

                      185 votes
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                        open discussion  ·  9 comments  ·  Plesk (general)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Add HHVM support

                        Add HHVM support

                        177 votes
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                          24 comments  ·  Web / PHP  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • autodiscover for email settings for linux and windows

                          autodiscover for email settings for linux and windows

                          174 votes
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                            47 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            Could you provide more information about your scenario? In particular, could you explain which settings you want to be automatically discovered and at which step of your scenario?

                            UPD: We will evaluate the possibility of adding this functionality in the future releases. Note that this feature also depends on your mailing client.

                            —AK

                          • Add "Owncloud"-Support as an Module, to sell Cloud-Services

                            Add a function to include Owncloud in Plesk, so administrator can configure for each customer a specific cloud-space.

                            159 votes
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                              20 comments  ·  Plesk (general)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • that you adapt the main domain name of an IP as the myhostname for POSTFIX or QMAIL.

                              Most of RBLS are checking the SMTP Banner and currently only the first domain name is being used. To reduce scamming or to prevent being blacklisted you should apply myhostname with the according domain name.

                              156 votes
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                                open discussion  ·  37 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • DynDNS-Service Module

                                Add a new Domain/Subdomain-Type "DynDNS", which redirects to a dynamic IP-Address like dyndns.org and similar sites including an api to sync the current ip address through url call.

                                156 votes
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                                  20 comments  ·  DNS  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Sogo Webmail

                                  Add Sogo as a webmail alternative in Plesk.

                                  Sogo share your calendars, address books and mails in your community with a completely free and open source solution

                                  Sogo is a great webmail solution and provides native Microsoft ActiveSync support. Mobile devices such as Apple iPhone, Android, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry 10 can fully synchronize emails, contacts, events and tasks with SOGo.

                                  145 votes
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                                    12 comments  ·  Mail  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • varnish cache

                                    Support varnish cache.
                                    www.varnish-cache.org

                                    127 votes
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                                      28 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                      Update:

                                      Everyone, please visit https://talk.plesk.com/threads/caching-varnish-vs-nginx.339423/ and let us know what you think about using varnish vs. nginx as caching solutions. We would appreciate any input on this matter to make sure we’re doing the right thing. Thanks in advance!

                                      —AK

                                      Since Plesk Onyx you will be able to install varnish cache as a Docker container and configure http(s) proxy rule for it to map to your web app.

                                      Docker and proxy rules are available in Plesk Onyx Preview already, you can try it here https://talk.plesk.com/threads/plesk-onyx-preview-and-feedback.337172/

                                      It would be good to get a feedback on this ability.

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                                    • Add Disclaimer to mail footer

                                      Many mail servers have this feature. Please include in plesk possibility to add disclaimer to mail footer on specified domain.

                                      Many Clients ask me how to add Disclaimer to mail footer automatically not from webmail.

                                      123 votes
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                                        13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                        Thank you for your input. We will consider this functionality in upcoming releases. Note that Plesk supports multiple mail servers and if we are going to add this feature, it’s possible that it won’t be available for all supported mail servers at once

                                      • import / Export hosting plans

                                        if you would manage multiple Plesk servers that function very appropriate

                                        111 votes
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                                          26 comments  ·  Plesk (general)  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Enable Nginx GeoIP module

                                          Some of security configuration requires GeoIP detection. It also useful for tracing and should be easy as adding '--with-http-geoip-module' option to configure command for the package.

                                          110 votes
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