Posts By: WP Engine

WordPress Security Release: WP Engine Upgrading Now 4/27

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Hello, WordPress has announced and released a security update to close a recently announced vulnerability in WordPress. As your Managed WordPress Platform, we are already updating customer sites, so sit back and relax. Customers will receive the appropriate release based on their current WordPress version. This release covers all versions back to 3.7.x and will more »

WordPress Security Release: WP Engine Upgrading Now

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Hello, WordPress has announced and released a security update to close existing vulnerabilities in WordPress. As your Managed WordPress Platform, we are already updating customer sites, so sit back and relax. Customers will receive the appropriate release based on their current WordPress version. This release covers all versions back to 3.7.x and will be upgraded more »

Error Encountered During Git Push

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Update 10:00AM Central: Our Engineers discovered an issue with the Git Push functionality and resolved it, we have seen all errors stop and all systems are functioning as normal. If you incur any issues with Git please contact our Support Team. Hello, Our Engineers have observed errors when customers attempt to use our Git Push more »

Intermittent Connectivity currently in one U.S. Datacenter

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Update 1:45PM Central: Our infrastructure provider has mitigated the impact to servers that aren’t the target of the DDoS attack and this incident is now resolved. Update 1:35PM Central: Our infrastructure provider has identified the issue as the result of a DDoS attack and is currently working on mitigating the impact. We will provide an more »

New Install Creation Errors Out

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Update 10:00AM Central: The change made has resolved the issues and customers are no longer seeing errors. Update 9:45AM Central: Our Engineering team has made a change to the system and we are seeing new install creation work properly. We will monitor this for the next 10 minutes before we state this is resolved. Hello, more »

Intermittent Connectivity in a U.S. Datacenter

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Update 1:10PM Central: We have confirmed 90 minutes of no impact to our servers and at this time will be resolving this issue. If we are alerted of any additional impact on this issue we will use this post to communicate. Update 12:05PM Central: We received this update from our infrastructure provider: “We have received more »

Domains with Go Daddy Having Issues Resolving

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Hello, We have had reports from customers who utilize Go Daddy as their Domain Registrar and/or DNS Provider having issues accessing their sites. They have posted a system status page here https://support.godaddy.com/system-alerts/ that customers of Go Daddy will want to be aware of. WP Engine is fully operational at this time.

Network Connectivity Issues in UK DC

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Update 3:30PM Central: While the impact continued to be intermittent we saw the majority of sites in the UK online during the issue. Our Datacenter provider has now informed us they have resolved the issue and connectivity has been restored to 100%. Hello, One of our Datacenter Providers has alerted us to network connectivity issues more »

Security Patching May Cause Seconds of Downtime

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Hello, Due to the recently announced security vulnerability in OpenSSL (http://openssl.org/news/secadv_20150319.txt), we will be patching servers across our platform today. The patching will require a graceful restart of services that will result in a few seconds of downtime per site. Once your site has been patched, it will continue serving traffic as normal and will more »

Emergency Security Maintenance

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Hello, At WP Engine, we take the security of your sites very seriously, and we strive to keep you aware of any potential issues or vulnerabilities that could impact the sites you entrust to us. The security community has recently discovered a vulnerability in PHP, the language that WordPress is built on, that requires patching. more »