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CIMS Mail Down

4/21/2017 1:00 p.m

Mail service has been restored.

4/21/2107 11:35 a.m.

Some users may currently be unable to access their CIMS email. The Systems Group is working on the problem.

WiFi Down: April 11 3:45 p.m.

The NYU wireless is currently experiencing an outage. More information can be found at:

Linux security and software updates

Linux compute nodes and desktop machines will be rebooted on Thursday, April 6th. This includes both RHEL 6 and CentOS 7 systems. Updates will be applied to machines between 7:00 pm and midnight. In an effort to try and minimize any corrupted files or lost work, please save all your data and log out of any Linux systems before 7:00 pm. We urge you to test any packages that are critical to your work and let us know if you encounter any problems before the updates occur. A list of already updated machines is as follows:

CentOS 7