[Owasp-leaders] Fwd: Pingdom Alert: Incident #6 for OWASP (www.owasp.org), has been assigned to you.

psiinon psiinon at gmail.com
Sun Jan 25 19:29:03 UTC 2015


Yeah, thanks for all your hard work sorting these issues out Matt!

On Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 5:41 PM, Jim Manico <jim.manico at owasp.org> wrote:

> Thanks for the update, Matt. I really appreciate your hard work in
> updating our wiki architecture. I know you've been facing many legacy
> issues and I'm thrilled they are getting fixed.
>
> Rock on and Aloha,
> --
> Jim Manico
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>
> On Jan 25, 2015, at 9:33 AM, Matt Tesauro <mtesauro at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> That was for a couple of minutes while I was disabling PHP's APC cache.
>
> It appears that as of PHP 5.5.x, Opcache is the preferred caching
> mechanism over APC for MediaWiki:
> http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Cache
>
> So APC was turned off and Opcache was turned on.
>
> One IP in particular was crawling/scraping the wiki very aggressively and
> was causing PHP processes to hand for ~ 1 hour in the APC caching code of
> MediaWiki:
>
> PHP Warning:  apc_store(): GC cache entry
> 'wiki:diff:version:1.11a:oldid:177361:newid:188495' was on gc-list for 3601
> seconds in /var/www/wiki/includes/objectcache/APCBagOStuff.php on line 62
>
> I've banned that IP address temporarily and have turned off APC caching to
> remove the errors above. Apache/PHP errors are now quiet with the exception
> of the occasional poorly written client:
>
> AH02031: Hostname www.owasp.org provided via SNI, but no hostname
> provided in HTTP request
>
> Cheers!
>
> --
> -- Matt Tesauro
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> On Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 10:53 AM, psiinon <psiinon at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Going to owasp.org I now just see:
>>
>> [5ba65f75] 2015-01-25 16:52:59: Fatal exception of type MWException
>>
>> :(
>>
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From: <alert at pingdom.com>
>> Date: Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 4:51 PM
>> Subject: Pingdom Alert: Incident #6 for OWASP (www.owasp.org), has been
>> assigned to you.
>> To: psiinon at gmail.com
>>
>>
>> Hi Simon Bennetts,
>>
>> This is a notification sent by Pingdom.
>>
>> Incident 6, OWASP (www.owasp.org),
>> has been assigned to you.
>>
>> Log in to your account at https://my.pingdom.com/ to acknowledge, see
>> further details and take
>> the necessary actions.
>>
>>
>> Best regards,
>> The Pingdom Team
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
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