Archived Alerts

System Alert

System Alert

Password Changes Outage

ULID Password Changes are currently offline. This issue may also be affecting access to iCampus and Webmail. Computer Infrastructure Support Services (CISS) is researching the situation and will restore service to these systems as soon as possible.

Update

This issue has been resolved.  Password Changes, iCampus, Webmail are now all available. 

Update

The University Computer Help Desk has received numerous reports from users who are having problems logging into the iCampus Portal.  CISS and IWSS are currently researching these reports and will resolve any issues as soon as possible.
System Alert

System Alert

Mail Server Maintenance

From approximately 12:15p to 12:30p today (Friday, Oct. 8), the campus mail server will undergo brief maintenance.  During this short maintenance window, some users may be temporarily unable to access e-mail.  All e-mail will be queued during this time and will be delivered once the maintenance is completed.

Update

Maintenance to the mail server was completed successfully by 12:45p today.  Following this maintenance, some users may have problems logging in to e-mail using a client like Eudora Pro or Microsoft Outlook.  If you are having problems logging into e-mail, do the following*:
  1. Click Start > Run.
  2. Type cmd in the box and hit Enter.
  3. At the command prompt, type ipconfig /flushdns and hit Enter.
  4. Type exit and hit Enter.  You may now login to e-mail
If you continue to have problems/issues with e-mail, contact the University Computer Help Desk at 438-HELP (4357).

*Note: These instructions are for Windows 2000/XP.  If you need to flushdns using a different operating system, contact the Help Desk for assistance.

System Alert

System Alert

Postgresql Outage

Multiple websites on campus experienced problems this morning due to an issue with the postgresql database. Affected websites include the Campus Map, the University Calendar, and this Outages and Alerts page.

Update

Computer Infrastructure Support Services has resolved the problem. These websites are now functioning properly.
Virus Alert

Virus Alert

Bagle.AZ@MM

The latest variant of the Bagle virus, Bagle.az@MM, has been discovered today, and McAfee has released a new .DAT file (4395) to detect and clean it. The 4395 .DAT file is available via the ISU ftp site and your usual method of anti-virus update. More information about the virus itself is available at http://vil.nai.com/vil/content/v_128582.htm.
System Alert

System Alert

ULID Maintenance Outage

ULID password changes and account activations on www.ilstu.edu/ulid are currently unavailable. Computer Infrastructure Support Services (CISS) is aware of the problem and is working to resolve it. Please continue to check this webpage for updated information. 

Update

The problem has been resolved. Password changes and account activations are now available.