COVID Response

For the last month Canhost enacted our BCP (Business Continuity Plan) this has provisioned seamlessly. All staff is available and working remote. Data Center access as always is escort only and requires scheduling. In response to increased client website traffic, and the importance of the information presented to customers, congregations, and ... Read More »

3rd Apr 2020
Canhost Recursor Server Updates

We have upgraded our internal recursive servers. These servers now support DoT or DNS over TLS for your privacy. The url to use DNS over TLS is For information on DNS over TLS please see this wikipidia article for normal DNS requests ip remains the same. Canhost ... Read More »

28th Jan 2020
Enable Two Factor Authentication For Your Account

Following steps demonstrate how Clients/Users can setup Two-Factor Authentication on their Canhost account using the Time Based Tokens service. From the Client Area, being by navigating to Contact Name at the lower right > Security Settings Click on the Click here to Enable button Select the Time Based Tokens service Click on the Get ... Read More »

22nd Oct 2019
Cira Maintenance

Just letting everyone know that cira is upgrading to their new platform today (Feb 5th 2019). As a result all .ca domain changes and registrations will be down until approx 2PM PST. We appreciate your patience while we wait for cira to finish the upgrade.

- Support Team

5th Feb 2019
Intel Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities

What are Meltdown and Spectre? Meltdown and Spectre are vulnerabilities in the design of modern CPUs. The details of these vulnerabilities were published on the 4th of January, 2018. These exploits allow an attacker to use a specially crafted application to reveal the contents of system and application memory. These attacks work becausethe ... Read More »

11th Jan 2018
CAA Records now supported!!

Good news! We've recently upgraded our DNS servers and now support CAA records. The client area doesn't yet support this but give us a shout and we'll get a CAA record added to your domain. Adding security to your domain is just a call away!
#RFC6844 #DNS #kelownatech #kelowna #security #hostingcompany #hosting #domainnames

15th Sep 2017
Not all our work is done in the dungeons datacenter!

Sometimes setting up internet for clients provides some epic views!
Internet Install views

16th Aug 2017
cPanel 11.40 EOL Notice

Notice: 11.40 Now EOL, 11.42 to EOL in 3 Months cPanel & WHM software version 11.40 has now reached End of Life. In accordance with our EOL policy [], 11.40 will continue functioning on servers. The last release of cPanel & WHM 11.40,, will remain on our mirrors indefinitely. However, no ... Read More »

31st Oct 2014
New Shared hosting/Re-sellers tool

At I-Guru / Canhost we strive to provide above and beyond security and confidence for our clients. Unlike other hosting providers we include in our packages Hardware Intrusion ,virus and spam protection at one level and local log monitoring and active dynamic blocking of ip addresses when violations are detected. Unfortunately sometimes you may ... Read More »

23rd Aug 2014