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[RESOLVED] Emergency maintenance on the storage cluster.

Date: 18/01/2021Window Time: 45 minutes between 11:00am – 12:00pm A CPU has failed in one of the hardware nodes, so we need to shut the server down and replace the failed CPU.We have already evacuated all VPS’s off the hardware

Posted in Planned Maintenance, Servers

[RESOLVED] Serious Windows server vulnerability discovered

Due to a vulnerability which has been found in Windows (Juicy Potato Exploit), we will be going through all of our Windows 2008,2012 and 2016 servers disabling DCOM this morning. As mentioned in this article https://support.plesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/360010138760 Microsoft Windows Server in

Posted in Servers, Vulnerabilities, Windows

[RESOLVED] Swift shared servers upgrade – Swift12

We are in the process of upgrading all of our shared servers starting with Swift12. There will be some downtime tomorrow morning (10/10/2019) between the hours of 6am – 8am, but should only be for short periods of time (approx

Posted in News, Outages, Planned Maintenance, Servers

[RESOLVED] Hardware node failure

We have experienced a hardware node failure, and attempts to bring it back on-line have so far failed. This is affecting Web Hosting VPS and e-mail for some customers. The servers on the node are being failed-over to a backup

Posted in Servers

[Resolved] [Outage] Connectivity to our hosting servers.

We have just experienced a network outage which caused connection issues to our hosting servers. Connectivity now appears to be restored. The problem was caused by the routing issue within the network above us. Their engineers are currently investigating the

Posted in Incidents, Mail Services, Network, Outages, Resolved, Servers