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ITS Services Status

Current Service Interruptions

10/1/2014
4:13 PM
RESOLVED: Wikis slow/unresponsive
Service Restored

16:05
As of 4:04, we are no longer experiencing a slowdown on wikis.


16:00
As of 3:53 there seems to be a slow-loading (>30 seconds) connection to wikis.

10/1/2014
11:05 AM
RESOLVED: Delays in updates to TED
Service Restored

11:04
The problem has been resolved and all queued updates have been processed.  We are continuing to investigate the root cause of this delay.


10:57
Updates to TED (including password changes) are being delayed.  ITS Applications staff are investigating.

9/30/2014
11:25 PM
RESOLVED: Appsbuild Servers Maintenance
Service Restored

Maintenance is completed. All services restored.


Maintenance is extended until 11:00 pm.

9/30/2014
7:41 PM
RESOLVED: Expedited: Non-Disruptive Red Hat Enterprise Linux security patching for CVE-2014-7169
Service Restored

19:40
This maintenance is complete.


11:52
A critical security vulnerability for Bash has been identified in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL).

ITS Systems has been monitoring vendor response and follow up. A previous patch for CVE-2014-6271 was released and applied last week to RHEL hosts managed by ITS Systems. Red Hat released a subsequent patch for CVE-2014-7169 to address further concerns for the Bash vulnerabilities.

The latest patch will be applied to all RHEL hosts managed by ITS Systems in the following stages, today (9/29):

- All TEST (and lower) hosts, 11:30 am
- All QUAL (and lower) hosts, 12:00 pm
- All PROD (and lower) hosts, 12:30 pm

The patch is expected to be non-disruptive, and has been confirmed to be so on internal test systems.

Based on the tests with the current patch and the lack of any adverse effects with application of patch for CVE-2014-6271, the risk and impact is expected to be Low.

Patches will be applied throughout the day, with completion expected by 5:00 pm.

Critical security updates for Red Hat related to this vulnerability are being made available on the Campus RHNS Service as they are released (typically within 30-60 minutes).

If you run Red Hat Enterprise Linux and do not yet have your systems connected to Satellite, you can find out more information here:

http://www.utexas.edu/its/rhns/

Past Service Interruptions

Upcoming Maintenance

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12:00 AM - Austin Exchange Message Service (AEMS) Planned Maintenance

12:00 AM - Austin Disk Services Planned Maintenance Window

12:00 AM - Blackboard Database patching

12:01 AM - SharePoint 2010 Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

9:00 PM - PyPE OS Security Patching - Beta & Production

23

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

24

7:30 AM - ID Photo Gateway Planned Maintenance

7:30 AM - Student Photo Roster Planned Maintenance

7:30 AM - Virtual ID Cards Planned Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

5:00 PM - SMTP Routing Reconfiguration

25

8:00 AM - JIRA Quarterly OS Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

9:00 AM - University Directory ( White Pages ) Maintenance

5:00 PM - Blog Service Weekly Maintenance

5:00 PM - Expedited non-disruptive AEMS maintenance

26

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

1:00 PM - IronPort appliances upgraded to AsyncOS 7.6.3

27

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

28

6:00 AM - Footprints Weekly Maintenance

7:00 AM - WebSpace planned database maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

6:00 PM - ArcGIS/Matlab License Server Outage

29

12:00 AM - Blackboard Weekly Maintenance

12:00 AM - Austin Exchange Message Service (AEMS) Planned Maintenance

12:00 AM - Austin Disk Services Planned Maintenance Window

12:01 AM - SharePoint 2010 Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

6:00 PM - ArcGIS/Matlab License Server Outage

30

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

1

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

8:00 AM - UDC-C Cooling Tower #1 & #2 Planned - Non-Disruptive Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

4:00 PM - ERP Web Infrastructure Maintenance Window

10:00 PM - Web Central Scheduled Maintenance

2

6:00 AM - UTLogin routine maintenance

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

7:00 AM - MySQL (non-CAT1) database outage (mysqldb.its.utexas.edu)

8:00 AM - UDC-C Cooling Tower #1 & #2 Planned - Non-Disruptive Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

9:00 AM - University Directory ( White Pages ) Maintenance

5:00 PM - Blog Service Weekly Maintenance

5:00 PM - DEFINE Internals/Enterprise Workflow Planned Maintenance

6:00 PM - A2 Patch implementation

9:00 PM - OS Patching of Document Repository production servers

10:00 PM - UT Lists planned maintenance

3

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

8:00 AM - UDC-C Cooling Tower #1 & #2 Planned - Non-Disruptive Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

4

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

8:00 AM - UDC-C Cooling Tower #1 & #2 Planned - Non-Disruptive Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

5

6:00 AM - Footprints Weekly Maintenance

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

6

12:00 AM - Blackboard Weekly Maintenance

12:00 AM - Mainframe maintenance window

12:00 AM - Austin Exchange Message Service (AEMS) Planned Maintenance

12:00 AM - Austin Disk Services Planned Maintenance Window

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

7

7:00 AM - XML Gateway PROD - prep for UTLogin transition

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

3:30 PM - PyPE OS Security Patching - Test & Qual

4:30 PM - DEFINE Internals/Enterprise Workflow Expedited Non-Disruptive Maintenance

8

7:30 AM - VPN Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

2:00 PM - Planned DPUSER Maintenance in PROD

9

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

9:00 AM - uTexas Enterprise Directory (TED) routine maintenance

9:30 AM - Javamail, FTPMail Qual and Test host patching

5:00 PM - Blog Service Weekly Maintenance

10

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

9:00 AM - Shibboleth Maintenance

10:30 AM - Planned Apollo Maintenance in PROD

2:00 PM - uTexas Enterprise Directory (TED) - Expedited Non-Disruptive

11

7:00 AM - Data Center Cleaning Expedited - Non-Disruptive

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades

5:00 PM - AEMS Office 365: Load balancer change for authentication servers

12

6:00 AM - Footprints Weekly Maintenance

9:00 AM - VM storage migrations to permit SAN OS upgrades


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