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Network Alerts

Current Cybnet Network Status:

All systems are functioning normally.

Previous Local Network Alerts:

2022-10-17 14:34:57 PHP 8.0 Upgrades

Currently upgrading to PHP 8.0

Being attended to by: Systems engineers

2019-08-28 10:56:38 PHP 7.2 Upgrades in Progress

PHP upgrades completed

Being attended to by: System Programmers

2017-08-08 12:56:21 Filesystem Maintenance

Servers are undergoing filesystem upgrades on 8 August 2017 Maintenance window: 20h00-24h00. The servers will remain online, but the web and mail services will be halted during the maintenance window. No data or mail loss is expected.

Being attended to by: System Engineers

2014-10-30 20:10:00 Afrihost Bandwidth Issues

There has been a increase in bandwidth demand in the Southern region (Cape Town and surrounding areas), particularly between 19h00 and 23h00. Afrihost ADSL clients in this region may experience reduced download speeds during this period. 
Afrihost is working to manage the increased demand to deliver the best possible internet experience in the affected region.

Being attended to by: Afrihost Engineers

2014-09-29 12:48:45 Shellshock Bash Bug

A significant vulnerability known as the ShellShock Bash Bug was announced recently. The bug affects a variety of Unix-based operating systems, including Linux. All our servers are now secure with the latest security patch in place. No action is required on the part of the user.

Being attended to by: Systems Engineers

2014-04-09 12:14:41 Security Patch for OpenSSL Vulnerability

The recently discovered OpenSSL "Heartbleed" security issue has been patched on all our servers. If you are using a Thawte certificate, a new certificate will automatically be issued within the next two weeks.

Being attended to by: Systems Engineers

2014-04-03 11:01:13 Planned Maintenance

Firmware upgrades will be implemented on our Cape Town servers between 2014-04-04 00:00:00 SAST and 2014-04-04 02:00:00 SAST. Downtime of 10 minutes is expected per server.

Being attended to by: Systems Engineers

2013-04-11 12:40:37 Intermittent Connectivity

Clients using Afrihost, Telkom and other service providers are currently experiencing intermittent connectivity, when trying to connect to websites or emails hosted with Cybnet.

Being attended to by: MTN Engineers

2012-10-04 16:32:15 Planned Maintenance

Clients hosting on Cape Town servers will be down for about 10 minutes between 2012-10-05 22:00:00 SAST and 2012-10-05 24:00:00 SAST. Engineers will be installing an operating system upgrade.

Being attended to by: System Engineers

2012-08-30 16:04:54 Routing Problem

Customers in Cape Town and Johannesburg may have problems connecting to their websites and email. There is a routing problem, cause unknown.

Being attended to by: System Engineers

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