Microsoft Security Patch Releases

ITS is deploying the latest Microsoft Security and Critical patches on WPI-owned computers.

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Why

Regular updates are made to maintain the security and functionality of WPI-owned computers.

Impact

Computers should remain powered on and will likely reboot during the process.

Action Needed

Prior to leaving on Tuesday, December 20th please prepare for the updates as follows:

  • Save all of your work.
  • Close all programs.
  • Log off of your computer.
  • Leave the computer powered on.

If you encounter any issues:

  • Please call the Service Desk at x5888.
  • Provide the error you are encountering.


Timeline & Updates

Release of Microsoft Security Patches overnight starting Wednesday, Jan 4

ITS is deploying the latest Microsoft Security and Critical patches to WPI-owned computers that did not receive the patches during the December 20 patch release.

Prior to leaving on Wednesday, January 4th please prepare for the updates as follows:

  • Save all of your work.
  • Close all programs.
  • Log off and leave the computer powered on.

Posted: 3 January 2017, 11:05 AM

End: 21 December 2016, 5:00 AM

Start: 20 December 2016, 10:00 PM

Status

Completed


Timing

From

Tuesday

20 December 2016

10:00 PM

To

Wednesday

21 December 2016

5:00 AM

Posted

3 January 2017, 11:05 AM


Audience

Faculty Staff Students