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The most recent ITS Alerts are listed below and are also published via the ITS Alerts RSS feed. In addition to the alerts below, a list of the most recently analyzed entries in the Natiional Vulnerability Database (NVD) is provided on the right side of this page.

green boxResolved: Change to Wireless Authentication

Last updated on August 26, 2016 at 03:14:30 PM

SNow Change: CHG0038120 Penn State wireless is currently experiencing issues related to authentication. Users of the psu SSID are experiencing delays when connecting to wireless, and are being disconnected when...read more

green boxResolved: Code Upgrade on PSU Border Routers

Last updated on August 26, 2016 at 12:01:03 PM

REF: CHG0038108, PRB0040271 The Penn State border routers were upgraded to a newer version of operating systems code this morning. Subsequent testing shown that the issue with Internet connectivity could...read more

green boxResolved: TSM: Server experiencing database deadlock condition.

Last updated on August 25, 2016 at 10:14:57 AM

As of 8:35 AM the database issue was resolved and the server was accepting new connections.

green boxResolved: Internet Border Router Testing and Troubleshooting

Last updated on August 25, 2016 at 07:07:31 AM

Testing was complete, During the testing there was a periods of connectivity loss for about 10-15 minutes. Services should be restored. If there are suspected issues please call the operations...read more

red boxUpdate: Webmail Service Degradation

Last updated on August 24, 2016 at 01:31:36 PM

Today at 1:14 p.m., Webmail was in a degraded state until around 1:29 p.m.

red boxUpdate: Intermittant Connectivity Issues External Internet Sites

Last updated on August 23, 2016 at 07:17:56 PM

Penn State experiencing connectivity issues to external Internet sites This afternoon, August 23, students, faculty, and staff members at all Penn State campus locations experienced issues connecting to Internet sites...read more

red boxUpdate: ANGEL and Canvas Switched to Alternate Authentication Method

Last updated on August 23, 2016 at 02:42:44 PM

Friends of Penn State (FPS) accounts are now working with both ANGEL and Canvas.

red boxUpdate: WebAccess Experiencing Slowness

Last updated on August 23, 2016 at 12:14:58 PM

WebAccess, the University’s online single sign-on system, appears to be operating normally as of this morning, August 23. Technical teams are continuing to monitor systems and work through issues that...read more

red boxMalicious emails pose risk to Penn State students, faculty and staff

Last updated on August 22, 2016 at 06:06:28 PM

Currently, email messages that appear to come from such delivery services as FedEx are being sent to random Penn State students, faculty and staff members. The emails contain bogus information...read more

green boxResolved: VoiceThread login issue discovered

Last updated on August 22, 2016 at 02:26:46 PM

An issue has been discovered preventing users from signing on to the VoiceThread (http://voicethread.psu.edu/) service, relating to Shibboleth single sign-on. ITS is working to resolve the issue...read more

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