|POP/IMAP/SMTP|| The POP and IMAP services were unavailable Tuesday 23 May from 7h30
until 9h10 because of a hardware defect. Normal service restored and
mail delivery backlog completely processed by 9h20. No mail was lost. |
Hardware component replacement has been requested.
|HYDRA||no problems. |
|NESTOR||no problems. |
|MS Office||Microsoft has fixed a so-called zero-day vulnerability in Office which can lead to computers becoming infected with viruses and leak confidential information. Users should make sure to run the latest version of their Office version. Additional references: http://webnotes.vub.ac.be/¬eid=283|
|NETWORK||An operation on the SISC datacenter network infrastructure will be
performed Tuesday May 23 at 17:00 to increase bandwidth to/from services. |
A very short network interruption is planned for a limited number of services.
No impact is foreseen on services availabilities.
|VUBNET||no problems. |
|RESULB||no problems. |
|INTERNET||no problems. |
|Schedule for May 2017 :
The Shared ICT Services Centre (formerly known as the Computing Centre) is open and manned
operations are assumed from Monday to Friday between 8:30 and 17:00. |
The Computing Centre will be closed on Thursday 25 May.
|LATEST VIRUS ALERT||http://webnotes.vub.ac.be/¬eid=482|
|LATEST PHISHING WARNINGS||http://webnotes.vub.ac.be/¬eid=324|