Today we have been migrating services over to a new server today. There have been a few very brief outages as individual services transitioned but not long enough for anyone to notice.
The Art Farm was fortunate to be barely affected by the Heartbleed vulnerability. We were not using the affected versions of OpenSSL on publicly exposed interfaces. We did however update all our SSL enabled daemons anyway, and reissued the SSL certs.
In the past several months, there has been an uptick in email accounts being compromised and used to send spam. To increase the security of your account, there are two measures every email user should take immediately:
Replace your password with a secure one
Use only encrypted email connections
Turn on encryption: Instructions for configuring ...