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Disabling TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1

Support for TLS versions 1.0 and 1.1 will be removed for the NC State GitHub service on January 27th at 11:00 AM.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.22.0/2.22.1

The 2.22.0 update is a feature update, bringing new functionality and changes. The 2.22.1 update is a bugfix patch addressing several issues from the 2.22.0 release. Note that while Actions, Packages, and Code Scanning are available as Beta Features, we have not opted into the beta for the NC State GitHub Service, and these features will not be available this patch. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on Oct 19th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.21.7

The 2.21.7 update is a small update, fixing a few minor issues. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on Sept 14th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.21.6

The 2.21.6 update is a security update, fixing a few critical security issues. Since it is a critical security patch, we are applying the patch off-schedule as soon as possible. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on August 27th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.21.4

The 2.21.4 update is a security update, fixing a few critical security issues. Since it is a critical security patch, we are applying the patch off-schedule as soon as possible. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on August 12th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.21.2

Due to issues with the package from GitHub, the 2.21.0 release was pulled, and we missed 2.21.2 while waiting for the archive and removal process to complete, so we’re jumping straight to 2.21.2. We will be upgrading to 2.21.2 at 5:00 PM EST on July 20th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.20.9

The 2.20.9 update is a security update, fixing a CVE the GitHub software, as well a minor bug, and applying OS package upgrades. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on June 4th.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.20.7/2.20.8

The 2.20.7 update is a small update, fixing a few bugs and applying OS package upgrades. We will also be applying the 2.20.8 update, which fixes a few more minor bugs. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on June 1st.

GitHub Upgrade Schedule Change

Historically we have always scheduled upgrades for the NC State GitHub service for Friday afternoons at 5:00 PM. Rather than continuing to rely on the benevolence of GitHub support going above and beyond what we are entitled to, we are modifying our upgrade schedule to avoid outages from upgrades rolling through the weekend. Therefore, we will now be scheduling all GitHub upgrades for Monday at 5:00 PM.

GitHub Upgrade – 2.20.6

The 2.20.6 update is a security update, fixing several CVEs in underlying software, fixing a few bugs and applying OS package upgrades. We will be applying the patch at 5:00 PM EST on May 1st.