Linode Spring 2016 Conference Schedule

March 8, 2016 12:57 pm

It’s that time of year again – conference season is kicking off! Check out our schedule below to see where we’ll be through the end of April and make sure to stop by and check us out. We’ll be talking cloud hosting and giving out new swag – you don’t want to miss us! Wordcamp Atlanta […]

Security Investigation Retrospective

February 19, 2016 3:30 pm

On January 5, 2016, we issued a password reset for all Linode customers during our investigation into the unauthorized access of three customer accounts. We have been working with federal authorities on these matters and their criminal investigations are ongoing. Today we are sharing our findings and those of the third-party security firm we retained […]

The Twelve Days of Crisis – A Retrospective on Linode’s Holiday DDoS Attacks

January 29, 2016 4:30 pm

View a printable version of this post here. Over the twelve days between December 25th and January 5th, Linode saw more than a hundred denial-of-service attacks against every major part of our infrastructure, some severely disrupting service for hundreds of thousands of Linode customers. I’d like to follow up on my earlier update by providing […]

Security Notification and Linode Manager Password Reset

January 5, 2016 1:53 pm

Effective immediately, Linode Manager passwords have been expired. You will be prompted to set a new password on your next login. We regret this inconvenience, however this is a necessary precaution. A security investigation into the unauthorized login of three accounts has led us to the discovery of two user credentials on an external […]

Upcoming Events

September 4, 2015 3:25 pm

Check out where we’ll be over the next few months. Find us at any of these events to talk to our team and get your hands on Linode swag and credit! PennApps XII Philadelphia, PA | September 4-6 PennApps XII is going to be bigger and better than ever! It’s taking place at the Wells Fargo […]

Introducing Linodes in Frankfurt!

August 3, 2015 9:57 am

Achtung baby! Linodes in Deutschland! We’re excited to announce our newest European datacenter located in Frankfurt am Main, Germany! This new facility will better serve the growing tech communities in Germany, greater Europe, and surrounding areas. This marks our eighth datacenter worldwide, and complements our other Europe-based datacenter in London. Both our Frankfurt and London […]

VENOM (CVE-2015-3456) Vulnerability and Linode

May 13, 2015 2:21 pm

A new security advisory, CVE-2015-3456 called VENOM (Virtualized Environment Neglected Operations Manipulation), was released today. Our Security Team has thoroughly reviewed this vulnerability and we wanted to take a moment to reassure Linode customers that this vulnerability does not affect any part of the Linode infrastructure and no action is required on your part. What […]

Upcoming Conferences 2015

May 1, 2015 1:57 pm

Linode is making the rounds on the conference circuit! Check out where we’re going over the next few months. Angelhack Austin | Austin, TX | May 9-10 Brooklyn | Brooklyn, NY | June 6-7 Los Angeles | Los Angeles, CA | June 6-7 We’re sending our mentors all over the U.S. for Angelhack. Angelhack is […]

Linode Is Holding Its First Job Fair!

April 29, 2015 3:03 pm

On May 7th and 8th, Linode will be hosting a job fair at our Kings Hall location in Haddonfield, NJ (literally, minutes outside of Philadelphia). We aim to hire as many as 10 Customer Support personnel immediately, with a goal of an additional 25 by year end. Who are we looking for? People with a passion for Linux, […]

Singapore Linodes are now available!

April 27, 2015 10:04 am

We’re very excited to announce the opening of our newest datacenter in Singapore! This marks Linode’s seventh datacenter, and is purpose-built to serve the already huge and growing markets in Southeast Asia, India, Australia, and surrounding regions. We’ve spent the majority of the past few months working on getting great connectivity to the Internet. Our Singapore network […]