9th April 2018

Virtual instances - Los Angeles, DC2 BIOS updates - CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754; affected nodes: v755-v770

In order to address recent security vulnerabilities (CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754) we will be applying latest BIOS updates on the following affected node IDs:

Range: v755-v770

Kernel upgrades have been already applied by us back in January, however only now we have received stable BIOS images for these nodes from our server vendor.

We will be gracefully shutting down all VMs, applying the upgrades, and restarting all VMs over the period of 2 hours, beginning from 04:20 PST on April 9, 2018.

04:48 PST All updates applied successfully.