Release 6575: Update to hypernode.io SPF records

In this release, we change the way that Hypernodes include there SPF records. For each Hypernode we provide an SPF record at spf.<appname>.hypernode.io to be included in your domain. This record used to include spf.byte.nl, which in its turn included all our mail servers and other services. Because spf.byte.nl included other external services, the amount […]

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Release-6472: PHP7.0 update and Hypernode Firewall

PHP7.0 Update We have updated our PHP 7.0 version to 7.0.33-10. For a complete list of changes see the PHP 7.0 ChangeLog. We will be deploying this update gradually overall Hypernodes this week. Hypernode Firewall Also this week we are introducing the Hypernode Firewall. A system which will dynamically update the firewall of each Hypernode […]

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Release 6380: Newsletter spam prevention and Blackfire update

Lately, we saw a big increase in spammers trying to abuse the newsletter and account creation features in Magento. This issue both effects Magento 1 and 2. And it is surprisingly easy to abuse. A spammer can simply try a curl to the newsletter subscription endpoint in Magento with an email address take he would […]

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Release-5640: hypernode-vpn a fully automated OpenVPN solution

In this release we introduce hypernode-vpn a fully automated VPN solution for Hypernode, which can be used for securely connecting to your database. hypernode-vpn is based on OpenVPN, with settings optimized for Hypernode. How it works When hypernode-vpn is enabled on a Hypernode, the Hypernode automation takes care of installing openvpn and generating the required […]

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Release 5239: Web Application Firewall whitelist management now available in the Service Panel

Managing the fail2ban whitelist We’ve had a few cases where customers banned their own IP through fail2ban because of extensive testing. In the past you needed to contact support to get your IP unblocked. Recently we have enabled the Web Application Firewall (WAF) whitelist on the Service Panel, so customers can manage their own whitelist […]

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