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10 pm Sat., October 22, 2005 to 10 am Sun., October 23, 2005.
Please note that wireless access will be unavailable on Tuesday, October 4 (tomorrow), from 5 am to 6:30 am, due to system maintenance. Other than a two-minute interruption during this period, wireless sessions already in progress should not be affected.
Please note that the LISTSERV service will be unavailable on Saturday, October 8, from 2 pm to 4 pm while an upgrade is being done. All submissions to LISTSERV will be queued and processed upon completion of the upgrade.
Class Photos on Minerva will not be available for the remainder of the day due to technical difficulties.
10 pm Sat., September 24, 2005 to 10 am Sun., September 25, 2005.
Please note that wireless access and the Work Order System (WOS) will be unavailable on Friday, September 16, 2005 from 07:00 am to 07:30 am, due to a system upgrade. Wireless sessions already in progress should not be affected.
A new variant of Beagle, Worm.Bagle.BB-gen, or W32.Beagle.CG@mm, is currently spreading through McGill's email system. It arrives via email, with a blank subject line and a .zip attachment (price.zip or newprice.zip). Do not open attachments.
There is a new virus circulating through McGill's email system. Do not open attachments coming from a bogus @mcgill.ca email address such as webmaster [at] mcgill [dot] ca or from the "Mcgill Support Team" telling you that "Your account has been suspended" or that your "Password has been successfully changed."
Two class photos features are now available on Minerva's SR Admin Menu.
The Minerva Nakisa Organization Chart system will be unavailable from Tuesday, August 23 at 5:00 pm until Monday, September 6 at 9:00 am, for an upgrade to provide security enhancements. Nakisa users will receive instructions on using new features via email.
Please note that the LISTSERV service will be unavailable on Saturday, August 27, 2005 from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm while an upgrade is being done. All submissions to LISTSERV will be queued and processed upon completion of the upgrade.
There is a worm spreading around campus called ZoTob. If you notice that your computer is shutting down unexpectedly you might be infected.
With the introduction of Active Directory (AD), a new feature in the directory structure is being provided, allowing you to segregate in your Home drive (R:) your non-position-related files (e.g., your email pst files).
Please note that the previously announced unavailability of the PO-BOX mail server (@po-box.mcgill.ca) on Saturday, August 13, 2005 has been cancelled.
10 pm Sat., August 13, 2005 to 10 am Sun., August 14, 2005.