HostV's virtual private servers go very private
A report about a the the New York HostV webhoster whose Virtual Private Server (VPS) infrastructure was under attack.
New York-based webhost HostV - a division of Cirtex - is five days into an infrastructure outage that has left an untold number of customer websites completely inaccessible.
For the details see http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/02/10/hostv_outage/
You don't need to be a genius to debug a pf.conf firewall ruleset, you just need the guts to run tcpdump