26th April 2018

Virtual instances - New York BIOS updates - CVE-2017-5715, CVE-2017-5753, CVE-2017-5754; affected nodes: v201-v211

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: v201-v211

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 on 16:20 PST on April 26, 2018.

At 16:54 PST update has been completed, all VMs will restart automatically in the next 10 minutes.