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04/30/2020
Tech Fee call for proposals coming in August
It is never too early to look ahead to the fall and the next round of the Student Technology Fee Competitive Proposal Process (Tech Fee). The link to the online application form will be available from the Tech Fee website on August 17. The deadline to submit proposals is midnight on September 20, 2020.
04/23/2020
Now for something (not so completely) different: Creative focus in remote collaboration
People are finding new and creative ways to collaborate, to make art, and to be together while still following social distancing guidelines. Technology is playing a huge part.
04/16/2020
New email phishing message targets April Payroll
IT Services has received reports of a fraudulent email message that appears to be coming from the Payroll Office.
04/13/2020
Version of Sextortion phishing scam targeting some in Miami community
Please be aware that a new phishing email message that looks to extort money from recipients, has been reported.
04/13/2020
Scam alert: Proctorio "cheating engine" is a virus
The Proctorio team reached out to Miami to alert us of a product currently being advertised to students as a “Proctorio cheating engine.”
04/10/2020
Softphone Caller ID to be Matched to Miami Desk Phone
Monday morning IT Services will be making some changes to how softphones work at Miami. The softphone configuration is changing to align the caller ID of Miami users to match your Miami-affiliated desk phone.
04/08/2020
New normal: WFH security tips
As we adjust to working and teaching remotely, cybersecurity has become more important than ever.
04/03/2020
New Security Defaults Coming to Webex
Following a review of our current security settings, Miami will be instituting several global changes for Webex to better align with industry best practices on Tuesday, April 7, at 7:00 am.
03/26/2020
Recommended Remote Work Tools
Working from home is a bit of a transition for all of us, so IT Services wants to remind everyone what remote work tools are available, and what our recommendations are for what to use in what situation.