26th April 2018

Virtual instances - Los Angeles, DC2 BIOS updates - CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754; affected node: v426

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:

Node v426

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

We will be gracefully shutting down all VMs, applying the upgrades, and restarting all VMs over the period of 1 hour, beginning from 16:05 PST on April 26, 2018.

At 16:18 PST update has been completed, all VMs will restart automatically in the next 20 minutes.