|Title||Start Date & Time||End Date & Time|
|Service Issue Reported: OIT Networking ITP Resource Tool||Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 8:44am|
|Service Maintenance Scheduled: Network Switches - Building-by-Building||Monday, September 23, 2019 (All day)||Tuesday, January 28, 2020 (All day)|
Microsoft has released an emergency update for a Remote Desktop Services vulnerability that may allow a remote attacker to take complete control of an affected system. This vulnerability is pre-authentication and requires no user interaction. Microsoft is taking an unusual step in providing updates to unsupported versions of Windows. According to Microsoft “the vulnerability is ‘wormable,’ meaning that any future malware that exploits this vulnerability could propagate from vulnerable computer to vulnerable computer in a similar way as the WannaCry malware spread across the globe in 2017.” 
The IT Security Office advises owners of the software listed below update as soon as possible.
Additional information about these vulnerabilities can be viewed at:
Definitions for this notice:
Urgent: severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community including remotely exploitable administrator or root type attacks.
Severe: severity includes worms & web or email based exploits.
Important: severity includes viruses and local exploits for commonly used services.
OIT has defined the following categories to describe the severity of security risks:
URGENT severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community.
SEVERE severity included remote exploits and worms.
IMPORTANT severity includes virus and local exploits for commonly used services.