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    Based on feedback received during our Customer Advisory Board (CAB) meeting on July 17, USAccess Software Release 13.0.5 is now scheduled for the weekend of August 18-19. The release is being pushed out to provide Agencies with more time to download and test the new LA v4.5 and MCU v1.4 installers before distributing them to the field. Release 13.0.5 Details
     
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    Last Activity: 8/9/2018 9:50 AM
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    An email was sent to agency leads and SIP contacts on August 2 regarding the discontinued support for the TLS 1.0 protocol. For customers who use our System Infrastructure Provider (SIP) interface, there is potential that there will be a service disruption if your agency systems are still using TLS 1.0 to establish secure connections on this interface. Agency Leads, please respond to the email from August 2 as soon as possible with the requested information about the system your agency operates to communicate with the SIP interface.
     
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    GSA MSO
    As a result of the GSA security requirement to remove the use of TLS 1.0 from the USAccess infrastructure, any workstation that connects to the USAccess service to complete enrollments or activations will need a registry update to disable TLS 1.0 in the workstation’s configuration as well as add TLS 1.1/1.2 support to the CCM libraries. This impacts all fixed Credentialing Units (FCUs), legacy fixed enrollment/activation workstations, Mobile Credentialing Units (MCUs), as well as Light Activation (LA) and Light Credentialing Solution (LCS) kits.
     
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    Last Activity: 8/9/2018 9:45 AM
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    For agencies receiving Fixed Credentialing Units as part of the USAccess transition process, please remember to schedule your Certification Call with a Perspecta (formerly DXC) engineer as soon as possible. These calls are required for the Fixed CU to become operational and should occur immediately after the equipment has been set up. Agency Site POCs are strongly encouraged to schedule these calls as soon as the equipment is received for maximum scheduling flexibility.
     
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    Last Activity: 7/12/2018 12:22 PM
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    GSA MSO
    As part of the transition from RNG-based (Idemia V7) to DRBG-based (V8.1) PIV cards, please send completed test card form orders to: Jim Schoening. Agencies that have already ordered will be provided these cards in August. Please email Lalit Bajaj with any questions.
     
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    Last Activity: 7/12/2018 12:21 PM
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    A one-page informational flyer describing the USAccess Personal Identity Verification – Interoperable (PIV-I) credential has been created for agencies to display at credentialing centers. The flyer includes information on the PIV-I credential, who receives the credential, and the enrollment process. It was distributed to Agency Leads via email on June 29 and is posted on the Agency Lead Portal.
     
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    USAccess Software Release 13.0.5 is scheduled for production the weekend of July 28, which will include changes to the server side of the Web Enrollment application used on FCUs and MCUs. These changes will improve the response time for Registrars when capturing biometrics and pictures during enrollment, and when saving the enrollment record. A draft release notice is posted on the Agency Lead Portal. In advance of this release, new installers for LA (v4.4) and MCUs (v1.4) will be posted on the USAccess SFTP server on Friday, July 27.
     
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    Changes/updates since last Blue Top
     
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    For agencies receiving Fixed Credentialing Units as part of the USAccess transition process, please remember to schedule your Certification Call with a DXC engineer after receiving your equipment. These calls are required for the Fixed CU to become operational and should occur immediately after the equipment has been set up. Agency Site POCs are encouraged to schedule these calls as soon as possible to have maximum scheduling flexibility. An email was sent to Agency Leads with a document called “Scheduling a Certification Call” with more details, as well as the Fixed CU Setup Guide.
     
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    Last Activity: 6/14/2018 11:33 AM
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    As discussed in the June User Group meeting on June 12, we have made good progress in resolving several VPN issues with Fixed Credentialing Units (FCUs).
     
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    Last Activity: 6/14/2018 11:32 AM
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