Emergency VDI Maintenance & Log4Shell Vulnerability

The University VDI service will be taken down for urgent related work from 5pm tonight, Monday 13 December. The VDI service will be completely unavailable until approximately 8am tomorrow.

What is happening

What are we doing

  • The University VDI service will be taken down for urgent related work from 5pm tonight, Monday 13 December.
  • The VDI service will be completely unavailable until approximately 8am tomorrow.

What else do you need to know

  • Due to the nature of this attack we may have to respond quickly to patch systems and services where vulnerabilities are identified.
  • We will almost certainly have to perform emergency system updates in the coming days.
  • Where possible we will provide notice of any IT work though this may not always be possible.

 

We would like to apologise to anyone impacted from this essential work.