WebFaction: network maintenance affecting several EU servers on July 1, 2015

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Our upstream provider will be performing network maintenance on July 1, 2015 between 22:00 and 03:00 UTC the following morning. The following servers will be affected:

Dweb186, Web209, Web210, Web211, Web217, Web218, Web223, Web224, Web225, Web303, Web304, Web305, Web306, Web314, Web316, Web317, Web327, Web331, Web332, Web333, Web334, Web357, Web358, Web359, Web364, Web370, Web371, Web381, Web383, Web385, Web392, Web394, Web395, Web398, Web403, Web412, Web416, Web420, Web421, Web427, Web431, Web433, Web435, Web437, Web441, Web447, Web448, Web451, Web456, Web457, Web459, Web461, Web464, Web466, Web478, Web480, Web483, Web488

Connectivity to the above servers will be interrupted for upwards of 20 minutes during the maintenance window.

We apologize in advance for the inconvenience. Should you have any questions about this maintenance, feel free to open a support ticket or email support@webfaction.com and our support team will be happy to help.


[Fixed] Web186, Web334, and Web220 experiencing DDoS attack

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Web186, Web334, and Web220 are experiencing a distributed denial-of-service attack, which is currently preventing access to all sites hosted there. We are working to mitigate the effects of the attack and will update this post with our progress.

2012-08-01 05:24 UTC: Service has been restored to Web220 and Web334. If you’re not able to access either of those servers, please open a support ticket so that we can help you get back on. Work on Web186 is still in progress.

2012-08-02 7:30:26 UTC: Service has been restored on Web186 too.