Thursday, December 16, 2010

Sun Releases Java(TM) 6 Update 23

As of December 16, 2010, the current version of Sun's Java client is Java(TM) 6 Update 23.

Action Required:

If you see the Java Update icon or "Java Update Available" balloon in the lower right corner of the screen, the latest version of Java should be ready to install. You can click the icon and follow its prompts to apply the update.

Note: We recommend that you do not install any offered "extras" like Carbonite Backup, Microsoft's Bing Toolbar, MSN Toolbar, or Installer. Please un-check these options if they appear.

Or, our How To Update Sun's Java Software has complete steps on how to install Java from either the "Java Update Available" message or how to download and install Java manually .


Java SE 6 Update 23 includes performance improvements. Java SE 6u23 does not contain any additional fixes for security vulnerabilities from its previous release.

Thursday, December 09, 2010

RESOLVED: Exchange Server Issue

Dec 9 at approximately 2 PM the Exchange Server issus was resolved. Mail is being processsed slowly but no mail was lost. Thank you for your patience.

Exchange Server Issues

Dec 9, 2010 @ 8:30 AM:

We are currently experiencing issue with the College's Exchange (e-mail) server. We are working to repair the error but do not know when the issue will be resolved. We appreciate your patience.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

QuickTime 7.6.9 Update Released

On December 7, 2010, an updated version of QuickTime was released (7.6.9). This update fixes an issue where viewing a maliciously crafted JP2 image may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. In simple terms, malware could be installed on your computer. See more details here (Scroll down to the Security Updates section and click the link for QuickTime 7.6.9).

Action Required: Please see our How To Install QuickTime for Windows using the Standalone Installer for steps on updating QuickTime to the latest version.

QuickTime is installed on all Enterprise computers. Apple's QuickTime software allows your Enterprise computer to view graphics, videos, on-line video streams (ex: Candidate Interviews in the College), and more.