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Who: Faculty and staff with computers running older versions of Windows and Mac OS What: Installation of Microsoft patch to address recent vulnerabiity and associated printing issues When: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 On Tuesday, October 19, Information Technology Services (ITS) will install a Microsoft patch that addresses the recent “PrintNightmare” vulnerability (CVE-2021-34527). This patch was [Read More]

ATLAS.ti is a qualitative data-analysis software licensed at UNCG exclusively for academic teaching and research by UNCG faculty, research staff, and students. The latest version, ATLAS.ti 9, is available for eligible UNCG users. Highlights of new features in Version 9 include: license-management changes that allow users to use the software without being connected to the [Read More]

Who: Faculty and staff What: Upgrade of Microsoft Edge Browser on Windows GCN computers When: November 2020 Patch Cycle ITS will update the Microsoft Edge Browser to the new Chromium-based version as part of November’s Windows patch cycle on all Windows GCN computers. The update to Edge will appear with other application updates in Application [Read More]

Who: Faculty, staff and students What: Changes to hosted Oracle database servers – quarterly Critical Patch Update (CPU) patching When: Thursday, November 12, 5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Why:  ITS will perform a quarterly Oracle CPU, following a standard release schedule, to improve delivery and ensure the most secure hosted Oracle database services. A few [Read More]

Who: Faculty, staff, and vendors who use Cisco AnyConnect VPN application on sslvpn.uncg.edu and vendorvpn.uncg.edu for remote access What: Cisco AnyConnect VPN client version update When: Tuesday, November 10, 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. Information Technology Services (ITS) will enable the auto-update feature. The AnyConnect VPN client should update to version 4.9 during the next [Read More]