Emergency Shutdown of Singapore Server

  • December 4, 2012 by Tech #1
As of 10pm, we received alert that some websites got defaced and after thorough checking, there is an symlink vulnerabilities and we are working to restore the database now.

At 11.30pm, the request to restore database sent.
At 1.00am, the service has been restored

At 1.15am, verifying the database restore and running some scripts for symlink protection
At 1.30am, all the services are restored

Please go to your cpanel and update your password including your database password as a preventive measure. We truly regret from what has happened today. Preventive check and implementation has been done to tighten the loophole.