Unscheduled Downtime - Security Patch (Resolved)
  • Priority - Critical
  • West County Media's upline provider Inmotion Hosting effected an unscheduled reboot of the VPS server in order to update the Kernel of the Linux/Red Hat OS which included a recent security patch for the known Intel processor vulnerability of MDS  immediately after it became available. This emergency security patch resulted in unscheduled server downtime of approximately 3.5 hours on 6/6/19 from +18:00 PDT to +21:30 PDT. All services have been successfully restored.

    MDS Information:

    https://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/news/general/zombieload-and-mds

    https://www.securityweek.com/intel-mds-vulnerabilities-what-you-need-know

     

  • Date - 06/06/2019 18:00 - 06/06/2019 21:30
  • Last Updated - 06/07/2019 19:42