Release 3914: n98-magerun weak password tester

We’ve released a new version of the Hypernode plugin for n98-magerun, that you can use to test weak admin passwords. As admin accounts are increasingly brute forced, it is essential that you don’t use “guessable” passwords (such as steven123). This plugin will show you weak passwords in your store. More information, run magerun hypernode:crack:admin-passwords –help […]

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Release-3294: new magerun commands, prepare for Let’s Encrypt

This release contains an update of the wildly popular Hypernode & Elgentos n98-magerun modules. Import change: all Hypernode commands can now be found in the hypernode:* namespace (see a list here). Also, we have released software to support Let’s Encrypt in an upcoming release shortly.    

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Release 3071: SSH with password, new DC, Magento 2.1

Release 3071 brings a lot of goodness to your Hypernode. The default DigitalOcean data center where Start, Grow and Professional Hypernodes are booted has been changed. The Magento 2 install on new Trial accounts has been updated to version 2.1 (trials with Magento 1 are still possible). Using SSH on your Hypernode is now possible with the password […]

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Release 3054: new image optimizer

This release brings several improvements to the hypernode-image-optimizer: –experimental: 2-3 times slower but 30-50% better compression Max image size default changed from 1000 to 2000 pixels (image optimizer) Runs on lowest I/O priority so heavy optimize jobs will not clash with regular performance. Also, we implemented many improvements to support the Hypernode Vagrant image.

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Release 2966: New PHPMyAdmin for PHP 7

To accommodate PHP 7, we deploy the lastest PHPMyAdmin release (4.6.1). Previously, PHP 7 users could not use PHPMyAdmin. Happy PHPmyadmining!

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Release 2911: Rate limit HTTP code now 429

Our rate limiter kicks in when foreign bots (non-search engines) hammer your shop. Previously, they were rejected with a HTTP 503 code (temporarily unavailable). This has been changed into 429 (too many requests) as that is a more apt response. Also, we have added better out-of-band access for our operations department, in case something is […]

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Release 2658: Magerun extensions

This release adds some great functionality to the preinstalled Magento Swiss army knife N98-Magerun: The handy extensions of Peter Jaap Blaakmeer have been added. Hypernode-sponsored features to check for updated modules and required patches.    

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Release 1736: Memory management enhancements and magmi importer security

Access to magmi is now blocked by default to protect shop owners from exposing an unsecured magmi installation to the world. Further improvements to memory management have been made, ensuring even greater stability in the event of an out-of-memory situation.

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Release 1378: Fix memory issues, better Shoplift protection

Stability release: It was discovered that the php.ini memory_limit wasn’t enforced for PHP-FPM which would crash a node in extreme circumstances. Now a large but sane limit is enforced (256M for Start, 512M for all other Hypernodes). The filter that we installed to counter the immediate threat of Shoplift exploitation turned out to block a […]

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Release 1364: Better memory management for Start plans

This is primarily a stability release with the following tweaks: Better memory management for Hypernode Start plans. Fix bug with SSL file verification Automatic cleanup old incident files (2 months+) Better handling of full disks

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