The server is currently under a heavy DDoS attack. Mitigation has been enabled to help with the issue. We will continue to monitor and will update when we have more information.

2014-06-08 02:48 UTC: The DDoS attack has stopped.

2014-06-09 08:03 UTC: The DDoS attack has begun again.

2014-06-10 08:38 UTC: We are working with our datacenter to restore service, and confirm traffic mitigation while we locate the source.

2014-06-10 09:09 UTC: Service has been restored with traffic mitigation in place, we’re in the process of attempting to locate the source of the attack.

2014-06-10 14:30 UTC: The DDoS attack has started again. The server has been placed behind our DDoS mitigation system, but it’s still having connectivity issues due to the massive scale of the attack. We are doing our best to restore service as soon as possible.

2014-06-10 22:03 UTC: The DDoS attack has stopped, and the server has returned to normal.

2014-06-11 8:20 UTC: The DDoS attack started again. DDoS mitigation has been enabled. Our system administrators are doing their best to restore serviceASAP.

2014-06-11 9:20 UTC: Service has been restored with traffic mitigation in place.

2014-06-11 18:10 UTC: The server is still behind our DDoS mitigation system, but it’s still having connectivity issues due to the massive scale of the attack. We are doing our best to restore service as soon as possible.

2014-06-11 22:20 UTC: The DDoS attack has stopped, and the server has returned to normal.

2014-06-12 8:20 UTC: The DDoS attack has started again. We are working to restore service as soon as possible.

2014-06-12 17:19 UTC: Due to the size of the attack, we have split the domains on the machine over several proxy servers to get the sites back online. If you experience any issues with your sites open a ticket and we’ll look into it asap.

2014-06-13 01:40 UTC: The DDoS attack has subsided at this time. The proxy arrangement will remain in place for now. We’ll update this post when we have more information.

2014-06-16 15:46 UTC: The DDoS attack has started again. We are working isolating the specific target.

2014-06-26 17:53 UTC: We have isolated the target to a separate server and customers on web451 should no longer be affected.

2014-06-26 19:22 UTC: The DDoS attack has started again. We are working isolating the specific target.

2014-06-26 21:43 UTC: Due to the size of the attack, we have split the domains on the machine over several proxy servers to get the sites back online. Note the if you are not using WebFaction for DNS you will need to change your settings at your DNS provider. If you experience any issues with your sites open a ticket and we’ll look into it asap.

2014-06-27 20:07 UTC: The DDoS attack has stopped and the null route removed. We are leaving the proxies in place for now.

2014-06-28 16:18 UTC: The DDoS attack has resumed and the server has been placed under mitigation.

2014-06-30 20:56 UTC: The DDoS attack has subsided at this time.