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Phishing notice: Scam posing as Tom Hebert
IT Services has received reports that a new scam email has been making the rounds. The sender claims to be a Miami senior executive, such as academic dean or senior administrator.
Important Information Regarding Miami Wireless Updates
Upgrades to the SSL certificate Miami uses for its wireless network will take place between 6:00 - 7:00 am on Wednesday, January 12, 2022.
Miami IT Services Response to the Log4J Software Vulnerability
IT Services, along with our campus technology partners, is in the process of actively patching systems and software to combat the Log4J vulnerability.
OneStop Email Scam Targets Miami Accounts
Suspicious emails from OneStop should be forwarded to
Cyberbullying 101: What is it, and how can we stop it?
What can we, as educators and professionals in the higher education community, do to pinpoint and prevent cyberbullying?
Google Updates: NCSAM edition!
Let's check out the latest and greatest from Google.
Strong Passwords Lead to Peace of Mind
The first line of defense for a solid cyber security profile is strong passwords. Often that is all that stands between all of your online information and the bad guys.
Top 3 Ways to Avoid Phishing Scams
It's National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and that means it's time to review some common ways scammers try to get your personal information.
Announcing: Information Security Office
Ahead of the festivities of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we have a special announcement from our information security group here in IT Services.