SECURITY / MAINTENANCE UPDATE: WORDPRESS 4.7.1

Incident is resolved

WordPress today has issued a security release to WordPress core, which brings PHPMailer to it’s most stable version, while addressing several other vulnerabilities that you can read more about in release notes. Because you are a WP Engine customer, you do not have to take action at this time. Our team is working to issue more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance for U.S. Datacenters

Incident is resolved

[Update 7:04 CST] At this time this maintenance has completed.   Hello, WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance today that will impact a subset of our customers located in U.S. datacenters. Recently, the Linux information security community identified a common vulnerability that exists within Linux kernels.  In order to address the vulnerability, more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance

Incident is resolved

UPDATE: Maintenance for our U.S. datacenters has completed at this time. We appreciate your patience as we worked through this security update. Hello, WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance today that may impact a subset of our customers located in U.S. datacenters. Recently, the Linux information security community identified a common vulnerability more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance Tonight

Incident is resolved

Hello, WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance tonight that may impact a subset of our Asia/Pacific-located customers. We want to provide as much information as we can, however as is common with security issues such as this, the details of this security advisory are currently under embargo. In order to implement the more »

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Emergency Security Maintenance Tonight

Incident is resolved

Hello, WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance tonight that will impact your sites. We want to provide as much information as we can, however as is common with security issues such as this, the details of this security advisory are currently under embargo. In order to implement the patch, WP Engine will more »

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Intermittent Connectivity in one US Datacenter

Incident is resolved

Our Technical Operations team has received multiple alerts for servers down in one of our US Datacenters due to network connectivity. You may see intermittent connectivity issues when accessing sites or connecting via SFTP. We are engaging our data center provider and will provide an update here as soon as one is available.

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Emergency Security Maintenance Tonight

Incident is resolved

Hello, WP Engine will be conducting an emergency security maintenance tonight that will impact your sites. We want to provide as much information as we can, however as is common with security issues such as this, the details of this security advisory are currently under embargo. In order to implement the patch, WP Engine will more »

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Intermittent Connectivity in one US Datacenter

Incident is resolved

[Update 7:23AM CST] At this time connectivity issues have cleared up and all servers at that US datacenter should be serving traffic.   Our Technical Operations team has received multiple alerts for servers down in one of our US Datacenters due to network connectivity. You may see intermittent connectivity issues when accessing sites or connecting more »

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Intermittent Connectivity Issues in Multiple Datacenters

Incident is resolved

[UPDATE] 12:00 AM CT: Thank you for your patience. Our engineers have confirmed that all networking issues have been resolved and services have remained stable and fully functional.   Our Technical Operations team has received multiple alerts for servers down in one of our US Datacenters and one of our London Datacenters due to network more »

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Cloud Security Maintenance May Cause Brief Disruption

Incident is resolved

We take the uptime and security of the sites you entrust with us, seriously. With that in mind, we wanted to notify you of an upcoming security maintenance being performed by one of our infrastructure providers that will impact the uptime of a limited set of sites hosted on WP Engine. If your site will more »

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