Connection throttling implemented

What this means is that if the server sees a lot of new connections from an IP address it will not ignore any further connections for five minutes I’ve had to implement this as the server has received a lot of failed connections from clients which are old and not compatible. Rather than failing they Read More …

Service upgrade July 2nd/3rd

[Update 2016-07-02 17:40]┬áServer is live but experiencing some small problems due to the load which I’m currently trying to resolve. There may be interruptions as the server is restarted to apply settings. [Update 2016-07-02 16:30]┬áServer is undergoing final testing at the moment. [Update 2016-07-02 14:10] The upgrade work has begun. More info to follow. The Read More …

Downtime today

The XMPP service crashed early this morning and has now been restored. This appears to have been due to excessive connection attempts by one user. Am investigating further.