UDrive Now Available After Morning Outage - Fri., 7/3July 3, 2015
UDrive was unavailable from approximately 2:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. on Friday, July 3, 2015. Service has now been restored. If you continue to experience problems accessing UDrive, please contact the IT Help Center. We apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused.
Moodle Unavailable from 8 a.m. - Tue., 6/30June 30, 2015
Moodle will be unavailable on the morning of Tuesday, June 30, 2015 beginning at 8:00 a.m. for up to five hours, while we perform a scheduled upgrade to Moodle 2.8. If you experience problems with Moodle after the scheduled maintenance period, please contact the IT Help Center.
Vulnerability in Mac OS X and iOS Devices Could Allow Unauthorized Access to Stored PasswordsJune 26, 2015
A group of university researchers have released a paper detailing an active vulnerability in Mac OS X and iOS devices. Malicious applications may be able to gain unauthorized access to passwords stored in other applications, including the Keychain password manager. Apple has not yet released a fix for this vulnerability.
Until a patch is available, UMass Amherst IT recommends UMass Amherst students, faculty and staff:
Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Email CredentialsJune 26, 2015
We're Hiring: Undergraduate Computer Classroom Assistants - Fall 2015June 25, 2015