Each of the four Shibboleth servers in turn will be taken out of service, their Java runtime and Tomcat application server software packages will be upgraded, and then put back into service.
Shibboleth Server Maintenance
All services using Shibboleth as their authentication provider.
Servers / Hardware
Some users may be required to reauthenticate. As our Shibboleth service is backed by EASE, this will manifest as a "Your University Login" prompt.
This work has similar impact as our regular operating system security updates.
Request, Authorise and Publish
Requested by Kenneth MacDonald on 10-Jul-2020
Authorised by Unix Systems
Publish to IS Website (Service Status and Alerts page):
Well tested and operationally simple and rapid to roll back if required
Notes for future reference
C2007-031 and C2007-032