Network-Security-Alerts -- Distribution list for security alerts, patches, etc


About Network-Security-Alerts
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This list will be used by the Office of Information Technology to distribute security alerts, patch notifications, and lists of hosts that may need to be patched to prevent successful compromises.

Currently this list is moderated; any replies sent to the list will be forwarded to the list owners rather than posted to the list.

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