On January 19th, 2019, the team behind PEAR (PHP Extension and Application Repository) announced that their web server hosting pear.php.net had been compromised. It was also determined that the copy of PEAR available ...
Update: As of April 12, 2018 we have removed the block on port 8083. We will continue to observe the result of this change and may reinstate the block if we see an uptick in abusive traffic. We will continue to post u...