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McAfee Software Automatic Updates to be Installed Wed., Jan 20, 2016

January 19, 2016

On January 20, 2016, McAfee VirusScan Enterprise and other Intel Security Enterprise products that use the Anti-Malware Engine will automatically update to the 5800 Engine as part of the daily virus identification update. The update on this day will include approximately 3.5MB of additional data due to the 5800 Engine binary being included.

Run XpressConnect to Configure Your Device(s) to Connect to eduroam

January 5, 2016

Your devices (e.g., cell phone, laptop) may not be properly configured to connect to the eduroam wireless network. Even though your device is able to connect to the UMASS network at this time, your settings will prevent your devices from connecting to eduroam here and at other institutions in the commonwealth, the U.S, and the world.

Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Email Credentials

December 21, 2015

Members of the UMass Amherst campus community have reported a fraudulent email with the title "New UMass Email System!" claiming to be from "IT Help" This message asks the recipient to log in to an upgraded UMail system through a fraudulent version of the UMass Amherst IT login page. See below for an example of the fraudulent email.

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UMail Users: New Web Version Coming with Screen Changes on 1/4/2016

December 11, 2015

Reconfigure Your Device(s) To Use eduroam Wireless Properly

December 10, 2015