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datacenter issues

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by Briansol, Dec 11, 2011.

  1. Briansol

    Briansol Admins Admin VIP

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    Looks like another server at the datacenter that we share a switch with is getting hammered with a ddos attack tonight.

    the guys are working on it, but the site may have some slow periods or even not be accessible while is is being resolved.

    It's not attacking us, we're just the innocent bystanders here in the cross fire. I'm trying to get them to move me to a different switch, but that's easier said than done.
     
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    sad times. i'd tell you to come to rackspace, but managed has a pretty hefty price tag and you'd have the same possibility with cloud servers.
     
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    It can happen anywhere. The issue has been resolved.
     
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    Especially with how easy it's become. Anonymous' botnet/'Portable Ion Cannon' comes to mind.
     
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    That dude has epic hair
     
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    what do you mean it can happen anywhere? it will never happen to us. we pay like... nothing a month. for that much money, we have perpetual uptime!!!!!


    just messing with ya :)
     
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    oh good its happening again
     
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    are you sure? AFAIK, this was resolved as of 330am est.
     
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    I have been getting long page loads for the last couple hours.
     
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    yeah, i just bitched at the provider again.
     
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    Are there issues again? I'm seeing some really slow speeds on Hondaswap but not on any other webpages.
     
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    Backups run 1-2 am and can slow the site down when the db lock
    s to dump.
     
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