Friday 13th January 2017

LAMP Hosting Reboot of Purple Server, scheduled 4 years ago

The Purple server will be rebooted Saturday between 21:00 and 23:59 UTC on Sat 14th Jan 2017 to load new a new kernel.

This update patched a vulnerability that meant that a remote attacker could corrupt memory and execute arbitrary code.

The outage should only last around 5 minutes while the systems reboots.