Friday 24th February 2017

LAMP Hosting Reboot of Purple Server, scheduled 2 years ago

The Purple server will be rebooted Sunday between 21:00 and 23:59 UTC on Sun 26th Feb 2017 to load new a new kernel.

This update patched a vulnerability that meant that a remote attacker could escalate their privileges on the system.

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