Computing @ York http://computing.yorku.ca Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:47:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.0 *** LASHZONE SPAM ALERT *** http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/lashzone-spam-alert/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/lashzone-spam-alert/#comments Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:43:08 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12503 Beware of spam from "lashzone". The sending address is forged and there is no such email account at York. The services advertised by this spam violate York University Senate Policy. Ignore and delete it.

You can view this spam message at:

http://infosec.news.yorku.ca/2014/10/lashzone-spam-alert/

 

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Wireless Service Outage at Keele Campus & Remote Sites – Friday October 31st, 6:00am-8:00am – posted on October 30th http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/wireless-service-outage-at-keele-campus-remote-sites-friday-october-31st-600am-800am-posted-on-30th-october/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/wireless-service-outage-at-keele-campus-remote-sites-friday-october-31st-600am-800am-posted-on-30th-october/#comments Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:06:38 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12496 There will be a complete wireless service outage at Keele Campus & all
Remote Sites (but not Glendon campus) on Friday October 31st, from
6:00am-8:00am.

Network Operations is implementing infrastructure upgrades that will
impact all wireless services, including AirYork, AirYorkPLUS, WiFi Info,
and Eduroam York services.

This will also impact Seneca College services in the TEL building.

This does include WiFi service in residences on the Keele campus.

This outage will not affect Glendon campus in any way.

Thanks for your patience and understanding.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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EREPORTS OUTAGE – Thursday October 16th, 7:00am-8:15am http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/ereports-outage-thursday-october-16th-700am-815am/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/ereports-outage-thursday-october-16th-700am-815am/#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 19:34:12 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12469 *** PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY ***

Please be advised that eReports will be unavailable on Thursday October
16th, 7:00am-8:15am for scheduled server maintenance.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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Central WordPress Outage: Tuesday October 7th, 5:00am-6:00am – Posted on October 6th http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/central-wordpress-outage-tuesday-october-7th-500am-600am-posted-on-october-6th/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/10/central-wordpress-outage-tuesday-october-7th-500am-600am-posted-on-october-6th/#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:11:47 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12438 UIT will be upgrading the Central WordPress Service to Version 4.0 on
Tuesday October 7th, from 5:00am-6:00am.

The Service will be unavailable during this time.

The changes will be minimal to the end user. Most changes are visual,
especially in the Media manager. Full changelog can be found here:

http://codex.wordpress.org/Version_4.0

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email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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Student Refund Application Service Outage: Tuesday September 30th, 8:00am-9:00am. http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/student-refund-application-service-outage-tuesday-september-30th-800am-900am/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/student-refund-application-service-outage-tuesday-september-30th-800am-900am/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 13:47:05 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12411 The Student Refund Application Service will be unavailable on Tuesday
September 30th, from 8:00am-9:00am for database upgrades.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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Finance System Outage: Tuesday September 23rd, 5:00pm-6:30pm – posted on September 22nd. http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/finance-system-outage-tuesday-september-23rd-500pm-630pm-posted-on-september-22nd/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/finance-system-outage-tuesday-september-23rd-500pm-630pm-posted-on-september-22nd/#comments Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:03:59 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12380 The Finance system will not be available between 5:00pm-6:30pm on Tuesday
September 23rd to allow for scheduled maintenance.  This will impact on
processing transactions in SmartBuy, and you will not be able to upload
your forecast and/or budget.  Access to eReports will not be impacted.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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RESOLVED-**UPDATE**. Internet Access to Google Sites Problem: Wednesday September 17th http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/ongoing-internet-access-to-google-sites-problem-wednesday-september-17th/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/ongoing-internet-access-to-google-sites-problem-wednesday-september-17th/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:39:16 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12367 The problem was identified as inside the Google network duration from
11:45-12:50pm.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:27:55 -0400 (EDT)
From: UIT Announce <uitann@yorku.ca>
To: it_support@yorku.ca
Subject: RESOLVED. Internet Access to Google Sites Problem: Wednesday September
17th. RESOLVED.

The issue appears to be resolved...but we are awaiting confirmation from our
upstream service provider.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

UIT Announce

UIT Network Operations has become aware of a problem with access to Google
sites.  The problem has been recognized by our upstream service provider
and they are working on a solution. Updates will be posted as more
information becomes available.

There may be other internet sites affected by this problem and the scope
is not clear at this point.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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***RESOLVED***Mymail – Intermittent Unavailability-Wednesday September 10t http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/mymail-intermittent-unavailability-wednesday-september-10th-300pm/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/mymail-intermittent-unavailability-wednesday-september-10th-300pm/#comments Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:36:37 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12318 Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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****PLEASE DISTRIBUTE WIDELY****

We are currently experiencing intermittent unavailability with Mymail.  UIT is investigating.

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ONGOING Classic SIS Applications Service Issues-Friday September 12th, 9:40am – Posted September 12th http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/classic-sis-applications-service-outage-tuesday-september-9th/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/classic-sis-applications-service-outage-tuesday-september-9th/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:57:54 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12310 There are ongoing sporadic issues with launching classic SIS applications
for select users.  UIT is investigating.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Please contact Client Services if you still have issues connecting.
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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There have been sporadic issues with launching classic SIS applications
since noon today.  UIT is aware of the ongoing issues and continues to
investigate.

An update will be sent once resolved.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT Client Services -
email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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EduRoam Wireless Certificate Update: Tuesday September 9th – Posted on Sept 9th http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/eduroam-wireless-certificate-update-tuesday-september-9th-posted-on-sept-9th/ http://computing.yorku.ca/2014/09/eduroam-wireless-certificate-update-tuesday-september-9th-posted-on-sept-9th/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:08:41 +0000 http://computing.yorku.ca/?p=12300 The EduRoam wireless network certificate has been updated. The new
certificate is issued by GlobalSign. For most devices, the new
certificate will be either be accepted silently in the background or will
need to be accepted when prompted.

However, for users who have explicitly set their EduRoam network
preferences to only accept the old AddTrust certificate, their
authentication will no longer complete and they will be unable to connect.
These users will need to edit/delete their EduRoam network profile in
order to be able to connect. Information on this can be found here:

http://computing.yorku.ca/faculty-staff/internet-access/wireless-access/eduroam/

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email: ithelp@yorku.ca or visit http://ithelp.yorku.ca

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