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As you may have read in the news almost all Linux systems since 2007 are vulnerable for something called Dirty Cow.
Without going into the details the machines most vulnerable to this exploit would be web facing servers; in other words; our servers.
we are glad to announce that our server park has already been patched as soon the fix was available.
Obviously we keep monitoring the situation and take action when and if needed.
Do you want to know more about Dirty Cow you may find an article here: http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/10/most-serious-linux-privilege-escalation-bug-ever-is-under-active-exploit/
A Joomla! 3.6.4 release containing a security fix will be published on Tuesday 25th October at approximately 14:00 UTC
Since this is a very important security fix, please be prepared to update your Joomla installation’s next Tuesday.
You may wonder what the following cities have in common, and we will no longer keep you guessing, besides the obvious; they are all located on Earth, they all have lots of people living there, and you may guess it they all have internet access. The following cities have as from now a Cloudflare POP ; meaning that Cloudflare content can now be delivered much faster from these locations. The good stuff, Cloudflare can be enabled for free from our controlpanel. If you want to read more about this you can do so at the cloudflare website.
Lets go by the locations one by one:
In Africa the following POP has been added:
Luanda, the capital city of Angola.
In the USA the following POPs have been added:
Boston, Las Vegas,Nashville, Omaha, Philadelphia, St Louis, and Tampa.
In Europe the following POPs have been added:
Athens, Lisbon and Helsinki
In the Oceania region the following POP has been added:
And in Asia the following POPs have been added:
Manila and Shanghai