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[Bulletin 2014052486Network] ShortNotice - Security patch for JCU wireless network



[Summary]:
 Who is affected: Everyone connecting to the JCU wireless service on the Townsville and Cairns campuses
Service affected: Eduroam Wireless Service
When: 9pm - Tuesday 6th May 2014
ETA if available: Full Service will be restored by 1am - Wednesday, 7th May 2014

[Description]:
 IT&R staff will be applying a critical security patch to the JCU wireless network tonight between 9pm and 1am. Clients connected to the wireless network during this time may experience a brief disruption of service. Access points in the Townsville Library Building will not be patched until after the Library has closed at 10:30pm. However, students who continue to study in the Library 24 hour Infocommons area after 10:30pm will be briefly affected.

[Date]:
Tues 06/05/2014 

[Time]:
9pm 

[Duration]:
4 hours 

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SUPPORT: A System Status Message is available by calling +61 7 4781 6555.
For further assistance, please contact ITHelpdesk (ithelpdesk@jcu.edu.au) who 
provide Primary IT Support.  Secondary Support is provided to staff and 
postgraduates by IT Support Officers.  Tertiary Support for all clients is
provided by Information Systems, Communications Infrastructure and 
Computing Systems staff and Information Technology & Resources third-party 
service providers and suppliers.

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