Resolved: Unable to Sign-on to PirateNet

11:45 AM – PirateNet Services have been restored

10:15 AM Update – This morning, at approximately 8AM the University’s single sign-on vendor began to experience a service outage.  The root cause of the problem appears to be a denial of service attack affecting Level 3, the University’s internet service provider, which is impacting many services across the North East US region.


SHU systems affected include Office 365 from both on and off campus, Blackboard and any application accessed through PirateNet.

University IT Services is working with our partners to restore services as soon as possible.


9:00 AM – The University’s single sign-on platform is experiencing an outage.  University IT Services is working with our partner to restore services as soon as possible.

Affected systems include Blackboard, Office 365 and all other services accessed from the PirateNet Dashboard.

If you have question or to report additional IT service outages please contact the Technology Service Desk at (973)275-2222 or