UBC Okanagan

RESOLVED: FASmail access issue UBC Okanagan – 22nd December 2015 08:05 – 09:00 PT

Please be advised that some users at UBC Okanagan may have experienced connectivity issues with the FASmail service when using Outlook and Webmail. Technicians have identified the cause and have resolved the issue. Please contact the ITSC if you are still experiencing any issues.

UBC Okanagan – Phone System Maintenance December 20, 2015 13:00 – 13:30 PT

Maintenance on the Okanagan campus phone system will be performed between 1:00PM and 1:30PM on Sunday December 20th. Calls between the Okanagan and the Vancouver campus will not be impacted. All other incoming and outgoing calling will be down during this time.

UBCO Phone System Maintenance November 26, 2015 18:00 – 21:00 PT

The phone system at UBCO will be undergoing maintenance on November 26th, which will result in a service interruption. All outbound and inbound dialing to UBCO from outside the university will be unavailable from 18:00 to 18:30. Service will be restored as of 18:30, but subscribers may experience intermittent call failures from 18:30 to 19:00. […]

UBC Okanagan Arts Building – Network Upgrade – Nov 11, 2015 09:00 – 10:00 PT

Network, wireless and phones will be down in the Arts building at the Okanagan campus, North side on the second and third floor, between 9:00AM and 10:00AM on November 11th. This is required to upgrade the network equipment in this area to support new wireless access points.

UBC Okanagan Web Server Maintenance November 9, 2015 22:00 – 23:00 PT

UBC Okanagan ITServices will be performing maintenance on the main web server at the Okanagan campus. During this time period, news feeds on UBC Okanagan web sites will display a maintenance notification, but the sites themselves will load and operate correctly.

UBC Okanagan Web Server Maintenance November 9, 2015 22:00 – 23:00 PT

UBC Okanagan ITServices will be performing maintenance on the main web server at the Okanagan campus. During this time period, news feeds on UBC Okanagan web sites will display a maintenance notification, but the sites themselves will load and operate correctly.

Stagefright Bug Vulnerability

A vulnerability has been detected in the operating system for Android devices, which can be exploited to take complete control over a device. One such method of attack is through a specially crafted MMS message: by knowing a user’s phone number, the vulnerability allows the attacker to compromise and obtain full access to the device, […]

UBC Okanagan Arts and Sciences Centre (ASC) Building – Network Upgrade August 13, 2015 17:00 – 18:00 PT

Network, wireless and phones will be down in the Arts and Sciences Centre building at the Okanagan campus, North side on the second and third floor, between 5:00PM and 6:00PM on August 13th. This is required to add additional user ports in this area.

Workspace 2.0 Integration with Access UBC, July 30, 2015, 10:00-14:00 PT

Workspace 2.0 will be integrated with Access UBC on July 30th, 2015 from 10:00 to 14:00 PT. During this time, Workspace accounts will be created for all new, eligible users. All new users will be notified via email that their Workspace 2.0 accounts have been created and are ready for use.

Microsoft Font Driver Vulnerability – July 20, 2015

Microsoft has released an out-of-band patch to address a critical vulnerability in the Microsoft Font Driver. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted document or visits an untrusted webpage that contains embedded OpenType fonts. Affected Operating systems Microsoft operating systems Windows Vista through Windows 2008R2. Recommendation System administrators […]