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IT Service Alerts

Scheduled Service Change
Maintenance: POP and IMAP server maintenance

08/04/15, 07:00 AM

Status: Open
Expected duration: Until 08/05/2015 at 7:30 AM

Description:

During the mornings of August 4, 2015, and August 5, 2015, CIT will replace the SSL certificates on the POP and IMAP servers with new 3 year certificates. Anyone who is pointing their POP or IMAP client to pop.cornell.edu or imap.cornell.edu may see so...

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Scheduled Service Change
Maintenance: Scan of the campus network for SSL vulnerabilities and issues

08/03/15, 06:30 AM

Status: Open
Expected duration: Until 08/07/2015 at 4:30 PM

Description:

Recent vulnerabilities in network encryption technologies (e.g., OpenSSL) have made it imperative that network administrators stay up to date with the versions and proper configuration of their web servers and other applications that use transport encr...

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Scheduled Service Change
Maintenance: Storage Area Network (SAN) maintenance

08/02/15, 07:00 AM

Status: Open
Expected duration: Until 08/02/2015 at 12:00 PM

Description:

On Sunday August 2, 2015, between 7:00am and 12:00pm, CIT will perform Storage Area Network (SAN) maintenance in Rhodes Hall.

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Scheduled Service Change
Modification: Enable load-balancing on Shibboleth IdP

08/06/15, 06:00 AM

Status: Open
Expected duration: Until 08/06/2015 at 7:00 AM

Description:

On Thursday August 6, 2015, from 6:00am to 7:00am, the load balancer configuration will be modified to enable load balancing for the Shibboleth Identity Provider. This change should not be visible to users.

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Scheduled Service Change
Maintenance: Router maintenance

08/02/15, 06:00 AM

Status: Open
Expected duration: Until 08/02/2015 at 12:00 PM

Description:

On Sunday August 2, 2015, between 6:00am and 12:00pm, CIT Network Engineering will perform maintenance on the CIT server farm routers and wide-area routers. As a result, all sites & services in NYC will be unavailable for approximately 10 minutes. Th...

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Security Alert: Update Windows Now - New Vulnerability Announced

07/20/15

Status: Open

Description:

A new vulnerability has been announced in all versions of the Windows operating system. This vulnerability (MS15-078) allows malicious parties to compromise Windows systems through a specially-crafted document or by visiting a webpage that contains embedded OpenType fonts.

All Windows systems should be updated with the latest version of Windows software updates as soon as possible.

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