2017-08-12 04:27 UTC: Users with email mailboxes on Mailbox8 and Mailbox9 servers may encounter intermittent authentication failures. Please stand by for further updates.
2017-08-16 22:54 UTC: We’ve determined that this issue is related to an ongoing migration of mailboxes to new hardware. We’re continuing to troubleshoot.
2017-08-28 22:55 UTC: A permission problem related to the ongoing mailbox migrations is currently causing IMAP/POP login failure. We’re fixing the permissions at this time and will update this post when complete.
2017-08-28 23:42 UTC: The permission problem has been resolved, and IMAP/POP authentication should be working normally at this time. We’ll continue to monitor.
2017-08-30 21:53 UTC: We’re still seeing intermittent IMAP/POP authentication failures related to the ongoing mailbox migrations. This also affects webmail logins. Any failures should be temporary – if they don’t seem resolved within a few minutes, then please contact WebFaction support for further assistance.
2017-09-07 18:45 UTC: We’ve updated our migration process to minimize its impact on the IMAP/POP service, and are no longer seeing intermittent IMAP/POP authentication issues.
2017-07-27 21:16 UTC: Microsoft is currently blocking and/or throttling mail sent via our SMTP to hotmail.com, outlook.com, msn.com, and other email domains hosted by Microsoft. We’re working with Microsoft to resolve this issue and will update this post when more information is available.
2017-08-02 18:02 UTC: We’ve set up some downstream SMTP relays to help with delivery while we continue to work to get the main SMTP IP address unblocked.
2017-08-03 16:54 UTC: Mail sent via our SMTP to hotmail.com, outlook.com, msn.com, and other email domains hosted by Microsoft is no longer being blocked or throttled. We’ll continue to monitor.
2017-07-25 22:21 UTC: a filesystem issue on one of our POP/IMAP proxies is disrupting mail service for some customers. We’re working to restore service and will update this post when more info is available.
2017-07-25 23:09 UTC: The faulty mail proxy is back online. We’ll continue to monitor.
2017-07-27 21:15 UTC: We’ve seen no further issues with the POP/IMAP proxies.
2017-06-20 20:44 UTC: A networking issue in one of our US data centers is affecting incoming mail service and webmail logins for some customers. We’re working to restore service and will update this post when more information is available.
2017-06-20 20:59 UTC: Service has been restored – we’ll continue to monitor.
2017-06-21 14:36 UTC: There have been no further disruptions, and the data center confirms that the networking issue is resolved.