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Service Updates

Latest updates regarding our suppliers and their services.

RDP Vulnerability CVE-2019-0708

RDP Vulnerability CVE-2019-0708

Our security partner Dell Secureworks have advised of a publicly available proof of concept exploit ‘BlueKeep’ vulnerability (CVE-2019-0708), which affects the Microsoft Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). The exploit causes a...

Essential Maintenance – Customer Performance Data wc 11th March 2019

We are in the process of upgrading and improving the systems used to monitor the usage of customer circuits.  While we perform this essential upgrade work some customers may experience...

Capita SIMS ID Improved Log In Experience

Capita SIMS ID Improved Log In Experience

From the 14th January 2019 users of the SIMS ID services will start to see a number of changes to the login experience.  This will deliver a number of improvements...

Malware loves it when you’re thinking about Christmas

Malware loves it when you’re thinking about Christmas

As we etch ever closer to festive period we all start to think past the hustle and bustle of nativities, school productions, end of year plans, excitement, discos and everything...

KCOM Monitoring over the Christmas Holiday 2018

KCOM Monitoring over the Christmas Holiday 2018

Christmas is quickly approaching, please can we remind you that switching power or equipment off will cause alarms on the KCOM monitoring platform. KCOM proactively monitor your internet connections for...

Essential Maintenance Works 12th and 13th January 2019

Essential Maintenance Works 12th and 13th January 2019

As part of continued improvements across the emPSN network we will be performing maintenance on devices servicing the core network. During these maintenance windows there will be some service disruption...

When did you last review your services…?

When did you last review your services…?

We have seen a number of reports this term from schools who have fallen foul of Malware or compromise seemingly as a result of not having current and up to...

Getting Familiar with your Services

Getting Familiar with your Services

Welcome back to a new school year!!  If you are new to your role or just wanting to refresh yourself with emPSN services here is a quick overview of where...

Malware loves it when you don’t pay attention

Malware loves it when you don’t pay attention

As we inch ever closer to the end of the school term we all start (if you’re not doing already) to think past the hustle and bustle of end of...

Essential Maintenance Works 27th and 31st July 2017

Essential Maintenance Works 27th and 31st July 2017

As part of continuing maintenance of network services, there will be maintenance work taking place to the firewalls within the emPSN Data Centres. We endeavour to action this work at...