WordPress Security Upgrade 5.0.1

Maintenance is active

WordPress today has issued a security release to WordPress core, which fixes a few bugs. You can read more about this in WordPress’ official release post. We will be updating all customers on the 5.0 through 3.7 branch to the latest version of their branch. Your installs will be updated to their latest secure version more »

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Security Maintenance for European Datacenters

Incident is resolved

Update: Maintenance has completed for this region. WP Engine will be conducting a security maintenance today, October 18th starting at 10:00PM until 2:00AM UTC. These specific updates will impact a subset of our servers located in our European datacenters. We are performing this update during off-peak hours for the data center location to minimize impact on your more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance for European Datacenters

Incident is resolved

Update: Maintenance has completed for this region. WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance today in order to address the potential exploits associated with the CPU flaws as reported in the media, an update and reboot is required. The updates will impact a subset of our servers located in our European datacenters. As such, more »

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Email Deliverability Issues

Incident is resolved

Hello, We are currently experiencing email deliverability issues with our third-party email provider and are actively working to ensure emails can be sent successfully. There is no ETA for resolution at this time, but if you are immediately needing email functionality, we recommend utilizing a third-party SMTP service, which you can see our recommendations here: more »

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WordPress Maintenance/Security Upgrade 4.9.8

Incident is resolved

WordPress today has issued a maintenance/security release to WordPress core, which fixes a few bugs. You can read more about this in WordPress’ official release post. We will be updating all customers on the 4.9 branch to the latest version. This release does not impact any other branch. (4.8, 4.7, 4.6, etc.) Please take a more »

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Security Maintenance for European Datacenters

Incident is resolved

Update: Maintenance has completed for this region. WP Engine will be conducting a security maintenance today, July 25th starting at 10:00PM until 2:00AM UTC. These specific updates will impact a subset of our servers located in our European datacenters. We are performing this update during off-peak hours for the data center location to minimize impact on your more »

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Degraded Performance in Belgium Datacenter

Incident is resolved

[Update 11:00 AM CDT] Thank you for your patience. Our data center has confirmed the network issues have been fully resolved. Please contact Support via your User Portal if you’re still experiencing any issues. [Update 8:27 AM CDT] Our third party datacenter has found the cause and are currently rolling out a fix to mitigate the more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance for European Datacenters

Incident is resolved

Update: At this time, maintenance has completed for our European Datacenters. WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance today in order to address the potential exploits associated with the CPU flaws as reported in the media, an update and reboot is required. The updates will impact a subset of our servers located in more »

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Degraded Performance at a European Datacenter

Incident is resolved

[Update 10:25 AM CDT] Thank you for your patience. At this time we have seen the performance issues clear. Please contact Support via your User Portal if you’re still experiencing any issues. [Update 8:55 CDT] We’re still actively working with our 3rd party datacenter to find the root cause of this incident. We have engaged more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance for European Datacenters

Incident is resolved

UPDATE: Maintenance for our European datacenters has completed at this time. We appreciate your patience as we worked through this security update. WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance today in order to address the potential exploits associated with the CPU flaws as reported in the media, an update and reboot is required. more »

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