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AAF Notifications

Planned Outage Tuesday 17 September 2019

ATTN: IdP Admins, SP Admins and users of the Production Federation


On Tuesday 17 September 2019, the AAF production federation will be migrated to a new database cluster. This important work follows the successful migration of AAF’s test federation in July. In order to undertake the migration an outage window has been scheduled for:

Tuesday 17 September 2019 5.00am – 7.00am AEST 

During this time, end users may be impacted and may experience limited access to services. We encourage you to communicate this outage to your end users.

For more information please contact support@aaf.edu.au

Thank you for your patience and understanding while we undertake this important work.



Updates

Current events underway within the AAF and the ORCID Consourtium


Keeping your software up to date

Software updates are important because they often include critical patches to security vulnerabilities, help protect your data, improves functionality. The AAF recommends that you regularly review and update your operating system and application soft

Old AAF Metadata

On Monday 15 July 2019, the AAF will be turning off the old AAF Metadata source for both the Test and Production AAF Federation environments and will only impact Service Providers. If you haven’t already migrated, please do so by 15 July 2019

Removal of port 8443 for IdPs

The AAF wishes to advise our subscribers of a deprecation in the recommended configuration for Identity Providers operating within the AAF and/or within eduGAIN. This change will assist in ensuring the longer term security of your Identity Provider.

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