[Chugalug] Linode accounts compromised...again.

Dave Brockman dave at brockmans.com
Tue Apr 16 22:38:33 UTC 2013


They've been hacked and forced password resets twice in recent memory.
Agree w/ the RS comparison.  Still love Linode....

--dtb

On 4/16/2013 10:07 AM, Dan Eveland wrote:
> I have not seen them compromised since I started using them a few years
> go, but it's possible I didn't read some emails. Perhaps they are just
> more open about these issues than other hosts? I have had fantastic
> results with Linode. I find it far superior to Rackspace insofar as
> usability, performance and support are concerned. I use both companies
> daily. In the Drupal community, Linode very popular. I will freely admit
> have little experience with Amazon's services in that category.
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> Dan
> 
> 
> On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 8:35 PM, Lynn Dixon <boodaddy at gmail.com
> <mailto:boodaddy at gmail.com>> wrote:
> 
>     Why do people still use linode? It seems like they are compromised
>     on a regular and routine basis.
> 
>     http://blog.linode.com/2013/04/12/security-notice-linode-manager-password-reset/
> 
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