Please be advised that we will be responding to a critical patch to our IaaS systems in Victoria and New South Wales tonight at 10PM AEDT.
We expect there will be no impact to any workloads however the administrative interface will be temporarily unavailable while our engineers install a critical patch for the identifier CVE-2019-5523.
This patch resolves a critical remote session hijack vulnerability which was detected and resolved within the last 24 hours. Successful exploitation of this issue may allow a malicious actor to
access the Tenant or Provider Portals by impersonating a currently logged in session.
For more information about the exploit please see the following reference article: https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2019-0004.html
If you have any questions regarding this maintenance please contact the network operations team at firstname.lastname@example.org
or on 1300 781 148.