Carnegie Mellon University School of Computer Science

Kerberos Administrative Maintenance Outage

Instance Manager/Kerberos Password Changes

This event has expired. Its previous status was Planned.

Affected systems: Kerberos

Kerberos Administrative Service Maintenance

DATE: Thursday, February 20, 2020

TIME: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

SERVICES AFFECTED: Instance Manager/Kerberos Password Changes

DETAILS: On Thursday, February 20, 2020, SCS Computing Facilities will perform maintenance on the SCS Kerberos authentication servers (KDCs) to apply routine software security updates.  These servers provide authentication for UNIX logins, WebISO, and most SCS services.

Normal Kerberos authentication services are expected to remain available throughout the maintenance period.  However, Kerberos administrative services, including the Instance Manager, password- changing services, and UNIX system installation, will be unavailable during this period.

Please contact us with any questions or concerns regarding this maintenance period.