Hello Blog Owners, Please note the following changes now in effect. UBS Email Configuration Updates UBS now relays email through the proper channels. Apache Logging Format Configuration Update UBS will now log access over HTTP(s) in the expected format. Please do let us know if you should have any questions… read more
The Information Security Office has identified a cross-site scripting vulnerability originating from this plugin. A fix from the developer has not be identified. As a result, UBS stewards will be removing The Events Calendar plugin from the service on April 27th. Service stewards have reached out to users of this plugin… read more
MySQL Enterprise administrators have successfully updated the UBS’ underlying database servers at 7:01 AM!
UBS stewards will perform routine database maintenance this evening between 5PM – 10PM which may impact service performance. Page load times may increase slightly while this task is being performed.
Dear Blog Owners, We would like to thank everyone who participated in the acceptance testing in the new QUAL environment. We are on track and preparing for the April 3rd, 2017 maintenance window as originally planned. As noted on March 1, 2017, UBS will be migrating its current server setup… read more
Tonight we will be updating how email is send from the UBS server. This is in response to upgrades that ITS Systems is performing with campus email appliances. No service interruption is expected, however, if you should for any reason stop receiving any emails from the UBS server where you… read more
UBS will be migrating its current server setup to a new version of the Linux operating system this April. Starting today, UBS customers are invited to visit their respective sites on qual.sites.utexas.edu and test for any defects. Please note that this server is ONLY available to the campus network or… read more
The UBS stewardship team is happy to announce a new plugin called: UT Branding Bar. This plugin is optimized for sites using the UT Responsive Theme. Activating this plugin will place the University Brand Bar bar across the top of your site. The University Brand Bar provides visitors to UT websites with… read more
UBS stewards are in the process of archiving inactive sites. A site is considered inactive when there have been no updates to it in over a year. It is very important to us that UBS administrators be made aware of any actions or scheduled actions to their site. In this… read more
Hello Blog Owners! In August 2014, the University Blogs Service transitioned away from blogs.utexas.edu to sites.utexas.edu as the service’s primary domain. Currently, this domain is being hosted on the UBS server alongside sites.utexas.edu where all visitors of blogs.utexas.edu are being redirected to sites.utexas.edu. We are in the process of completing… read more