Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Account InformationApril 24, 2015
Several new phishing messages have been targeting UMass Amherst students, faculty, and staff. Recently, we have seen messages claiming to be from “ezpass” with a malicious attachment.
UPDATE: Wired and Wireless Networks Now Available, Tues., 4/14April 14, 2015
UPDATE: UMass Amherst IT has restored wired and wireless connectivity to areas affected by a service outage on the morning of Tuesday, April 14, 2015. The wired and wireless networks were unavailable in multiple buildings on campus from approximately 8:00 - 10:15 a.m.
Members of the university community may experience brief service interruptions during the day as UMass Amherst IT performs maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Updates Now Available to Patch Vulnerabilities in Apple DevicesApril 10, 2015
On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, Apple released patches for vulnerabilities in Mac OS X and iOS devices, the Safari web browser, and Apple TVs. Some of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to gain remote access to an unpatched system.
What does UMass Amherst IT recommend that we do?
UMass Amherst IT recommends that students, faculty, and staff:
Telephone System Emergency Maintenance - Sat., 4/11, 8 p.m. - 12 a.m.April 08, 2015
We're Hiring: Undergraduate Computer Classroom Assistants - Fall 2015April 07, 2015