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07/01/2020
Good news: We're simplifying your VPN experience
Simplification of the VPN service is underway.
06/22/2020
Duo update: "Call Me" option to be turned off
Tuesday, July 14, 2020, IT Services will be removing the "Call Me" option to authenticate in Duo. If you've been using the "Call Me" option, read on.
06/03/2020
Ransomware and you: Tips for avoiding NetWalker and others
There's no rest for the wicked, and that apparently goes double for malicious attackers during a pandemic.
05/27/2020
Security in the age of WFH: Redux
Let's establish a few reminders relating to Webex security and online security in general.
05/19/2020
New email phishing message claims to offer employment from Disability Resources office
Scammers are once again offering employment opportunities. Do not click!
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.”
04/08/2020
New normal: WFH security tips
As we adjust to working and teaching remotely, cybersecurity has become more important than ever.