Re: [bitfolk] Scheduled maintenance on 24–26 July

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Author: Andy Smith
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Subject: Re: [bitfolk] Scheduled maintenance on 24–26 July

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gpg: Signature made Tue Jul 26 05:06:34 2016 UTC
gpg: using DSA key 2099B64CBF15490B
gpg: Good signature from "Andy Smith <>" [unknown]
gpg: aka "Andrew James Smith <>" [unknown]
gpg: aka "Andy Smith (UKUUG) <>" [unknown]
gpg: aka "Andy Smith (BitFolk Ltd.) <>" [unknown]
gpg: aka "Andy Smith (Linux User Groups UK) <>" [unknown]
gpg: aka "Andy Smith (Cernio Technology Cooperative) <>" [unknown]

On Thu, Jul 21, 2016 at 11:02:41AM +0000, Andy Smith wrote:
> By now all customers should have received notification of scheduled
> maintenance that will be required due to a serious security flaw in
> the hypervisor software that we use (Xen).

The work scheduled for the early hours of this morning was completed
without incident from our side. This was the last of the required

According to our monitoring, two customer IPs remain unreachable but
these appear to be local configuration / networking issues.

The details of the vulnerability concerned (XSA-182) should come out
of embargo today at 12:00Z, so if you're interested please see:

after that time for more info.

Thanks again for your patience.


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