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  • Don’t Update to Windows 11 Just Yet! Windows 11 is scheduled to be released on Oct 5, but don't update your UTHSC-owned devices until the vendor has addressed any early software deficiencies, and we can confirm that your current applications are compatible with the new system.
  • Update Your Apple Devices Now Make sure you update all Apple devices to fix a critical vulnerability. Learn more.
  • Access to Technology Period Reduced After You Leave UTHSC The period you have to access UTHSC technology for those voluntarily leaving (including retirees) has reduced from 90 days to 30 days. Learn more in the Changes to Your Access to UTHSC Email, Network, and Other Resources When You Leave the University article.
  • Remote Windows Users Should Log in to the VPN every Friday! Those working remotely from a UTHSC Windows device should log into the VPN on Friday afternoon and stay connected to receive updates and security patches. Are you a remote Mac user? We can update your computer without a VPN connection.
  • Dreaming of a Password that Never Expires? It's now possible! Under the Non-Expiring Password Policy, change your password to 12 or more characters and the password never expires.

Last Published: Sep 29, 2021