MAINTENANCE: Secure File Transfer Service 6/11, 6:00pm

Harvard University’s Secure File Transfer Service, powered by Accellion Kiteworks, will be unavailable due to maintenance during the following dates and times:

  • Tuesday, June 11, between 6:00 PM and 8:00 PM Eastern time.  

Impacts to users:

Additionally, Microsoft Office Message Encryption service (OME) is an alternative solution to send encrypted emails and files up to 150MBs in size.  This service is available to all M365 email users, and is appropriate for sending Level 4 data and below.  To get started with OME, review the Send an Encrypted Email in Outlook knowledge article.

If you have any questions, please contact the IT Help Desk at (617) 432-4357 or email

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Department of Information Technology