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Ransomeware Awareness - Tue May 30, 2017

Published on May 30, 2017

Please see information from Trend Micro regarding ransomware prevention on personal machines: https://esupport.trendmicro.com/en-us/home/pages/technical-support/1117393.aspx https://esupport.trendmicro.com/en-us/home/pages/technical-support/1099580.aspx


WordPress Editing (externally) only accessible via VPN - Fri Apr 7, 2017

Published on April 7, 2017

Due to malicious traffic from outside the university, some Wordpress sites are slow to respond or inaccessible. To address this, access to Wordpress editing functions external to York, have been restricted through VPN. To use VPN, please see documentation available at http://staff.computing.yorku.ca/internet-access/secure-remote-access/.


Partial Power Outage Affecting Steacie Bldg - Mon Feb 27, 2017

Published on February 27, 2017

CSBO has been on site today Mon Feb 27, 2017 to address and investigate the power failure problems in Steacie Bldg. --------------------------------------------------------------- There is currently a partial power outage affecting Steacie Bldg.  The power outage started at 12 PM today Mon Feb 27, 2017.  There have been numerous reports of...


UIT Service Advisory: Student Print Services and Unified Print Management scheduled maintenance, Friday, Nov. 11, 8:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.

Published on November 11, 2016

Please note maintenance will be performed on the Student Printing and Unified Print Management Services on Friday, November 11th, from 8:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. During this time, neither service will be available. Thank you for your continued understanding and co-operation. -- Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT...


UIT Service Advisory: Campus Wi-Fi services maintenance, Monday, Nov. 14, 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Published on November 11, 2016

Please note that Wi-Fi services on all campuses and remote sites are undergoing maintenance on Monday, November 14th, from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. This includes the following services: AirYorkPLUS, Eduroam, WiFi-Info and AirYork. Wi-Fi service may become unavailable in some locations for up to 15 minutes during the maintenance...


UIT Service Advisory: Campus Wi-Fi services maintenance, Monday Nov 07, 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Published on November 4, 2016

Please note that Wi-Fi services on all campuses and remote sites are undergoing maintenance on Monday November 07, 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. This includes the following services: AirYorkPLUS, Eduroam, WiFi-Info and AirYork. Wi-Fi service may become unavailable in some locations for up to 15 minutes during the maintenance window....


RESOLVED: UIT Service Interruption - multiple services including some web and email, Thursday, October 27th

Published on October 27, 2016

As of approximately 6:45 a.m. this morning, a minor system change was made that triggered an unexpected outage of some services, including some York websites, some functions of central email/Lotus Notes including the ability to send to mailing lists, and access to email on mobile devices. Work to restore services...


Campus Wireless Service Risk Notice: Monday October 17th, 7:00AM-8:00AM

Published on October 14, 2016

This advisory affects ALL Wireless services provided by UIT including: AirYorkPLUS, eduroam, WiFi-Info and AirYork. UIT Network Operations will be performing preventative maintenance. There is a possibility that wireless services may become unavailable in some buildings for up to 15 minutes during the maintenance window. -- Please direct any questions...


UIT Service Advisory: Passport York (PPY) Password Resets Affecting FAS Services: Friday October 7th, 8:00PM - Saturday October 8th, 6:00PM.

Published on October 6, 2016

FAS Maintenance UIT will be completing maintenance on  the Central Active Directory affecting FAS services. Account management on Active Directory such as creation of accounts and password resets will be suspended during the maintenance window. Maintenance Summary Date: Friday October 7th, 8:00PM - Saturday October 8th, 6:00PM Users Affected: Students,...


Wireless Services Outages and Risk Advisories: Thursday August 18th - Friday September 2nd

Published on August 19, 2016