Emergency Windows Server Patching

WHAT'S HAPPENING?
TSO will patch the servers listed below.

gford.cc.gatech.edu
legion.cc.gatech.edu

 
WHEN IS IT HAPPENING?
On Monday, May , 2017, between 5:00 PM and 7:00 PM.

 
WHY IS IT HAPPENING?
To apply critical security patches to guard against the WannaCry encryption worm.

 
WHO IS AFFECTED?
Users of the following services.

AdminFS file shares
Windepot file shares
Windows CC domain authentication
Windows DNS services
Windows Home Directories

 
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO?
Affected users should save their work prior to the maintenance period and be prepared for service interruption during the maintenance.

 
WHO SHOULD YOU CONTACT FOR QUESTIONS?
Feel free to contact the TSO Help Desk (CCB 148, 404.894.7065, helpdesk@cc.gatech.edu).


UPDATE: Emergency patching also needs to occur on the FileMaker Pro servers, ackerman.cc.gatech.edu and newackerman.cc.gatech.edu.  This will affect access to FileMaker Pro during the maintenance window.