Release 5541: PHP 7.2 can now be chosen in the service panel

Last week we announced that PHP 7.2 is now available on Hypernode. Today we’ve pushed a new version of our service panel to production which makes it so that you can now switch to (and from) this new version yourself without having to contact support to perform the change for you.

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Release 5535: Performance improvements for all new Excellence nodes up to 3XL

Improved hardware at Amazon In this release we have changed the EC2 instance type used by all new Magento Excellence plans up to 3XL from the previous generation C3 type to the new generation C5 types. This change will give the Magento Excellence M 500 megabytes of extra RAM, the Excellence L 1 gigabyte of […]

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Release 5521: Improved OPcache settings

In this release we have modified some PHP OPcache configuration settings to improve speed of certain PHP operations. The new values match the recommendations from the Magento 2 performance optimization guide. Changes: OPcache for the CLI is now enabled (unless using PHP 7.0/7.1 in combination with the Ioncube extension). The OPcache memory size has been […]

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[MageReport] Release 20180726.1 – Updated Creditcard Hijack check

Updated Creditcard Hijack check We have updated the Creditcard Hijack check to identify several different instances of newly discovered creditcard skimming malware. Other Several minor UI improvements.

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Release 5504: PHP 7.2 available on Hypernode

Today we’re making PHP 7.2 available on Hypernode. In our previous changelogs some of the changes we did to incorporate this new version into our platform were described, and today we will be adding the option for customers to change to this new version in their production environment. The new PHP version will not be […]

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Release 5502: More PHP extension updates for PHP 7.2

As mentioned yesterday, we’re currently in the process of adding PHP 7.2 support to the Hypernode platform. In this release we have updated some more PHP extensions to add PHP 7.2 compatibility. We have compiled php-ext-snappy for PHP 7.2 and will be updating it from 0.1.9-1 to 0.1.9-2 on all Hypernodes. Snappy is the default […]

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Release 5498: Preparations for PHP 7.2

Now that Magento 2.3 is on the horizon we are preparing our platform for PHP 7.2. In Magento 2.3 support for PHP 7.0 will be dropped and support for 7.2 will be added. As described in our changelog for PHP 7.1, upgrading to PHP 7.2 will be a bit more involved than upgrading to the […]

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[MageReport] Release 20180719.1 – Updated checks and new look & feel

Updated Brute Force Attacks check We have expanded the Brute Force Attacks check to scan additional paths for publicly available admin login pages. Please refer to our updated article for more information on how to protect your Magento installation from brute-force attacks. Updated Creditcard Hijack check We have updated the Creditcard Hijack check to identify several different […]

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Release 5481: More efficient fail2ban, sftp logs readable by app user

In this release we have backported a new version of fail2ban from Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver) onto our (Xenial) platform. We noticed that on some nodes the fail2ban database would grow to a disproportional size over time. This was because of a bug in the Xenial 0.9.3 version of fail2ban where the purging of […]

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Release 5469: Log rotation and improved memory management

We’ve made several changes to our log rotation setup in this release. Here is a summary of the most important changes. Log rotation for SFTP We have noticed several Hypernodes gradually filling up their disk because the SFTP logs grew out of proportions. We prevent this by enabling log rotation on the SFTP logs. When […]

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