Security / Government blocks affect access to Miami services

Objective

  • To provide instruction on troubleshooting a blocked Miami service or website when traveling in China

Environment

  • University Sites, Apps & Content Management
  • Security

Cause

  • China periodically blocks many websites from within the country

Resolution

  1. Use the Comparitech web tool to test if a website is blocked in China 
  2. Enter the URL you are trying to access in the Test your site box (e.g., mail.MiamiOH.edu)
  3. Select Test
  4. The results will let you know whether the site is currently blocked

 

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Details

Article ID: 28415
Created
Thu 3/30/17 10:29 AM
Modified
Tue 7/28/20 3:15 PM
Can you resolve this issue yourself?
Yes! This is self-service with a smile.