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Authentication Outage (Shibboleth IdP) - Resolved
UW-IT is aware of a brief authentication outage starting at 5/28/2015 3:00 PM and ending at 5/28/2015 3:05 PM.
The outage affected UW web applications that rely on the UW Shibboleth Identity Provider, such as ESS, Canvas, My Financial Desktop, and UW Groups among others.
Engineers identified the source of the problem and resolved it.
No further authentication problems related to this issue are expected and no further updates are planned.
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