News & Alerts
Find out what's new and noteworthy about centrally-supported information technology services at the University.
Greed, Fear and Kindness: The Evolution of Phishing and Spam
Anyone with an email account has seen spam and other deceptive messages. It’s good to consider the types of fraud that are aimed at our community: appeals using greed, fear, and even kindness to deceive.
News from NGN: Project Update for October 2019
Next Generation Network (NGN) project teams are continuing to make progress across all five University of Minnesota campuses.
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Wait to Update! OIT is Performing Tests on Apple Operating Systems
Wait for the all-clear until you begin updating UMN Apple Operating Systems
Tips for spotting scams
While it’s true that a scam could be almost anything and they are constantly evolving, there are some helpful hints when trying to identify a message as a scam or phishing attempt.
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Canvas Learning Analytics Foundations Webinar
Learn about the current trends in learning analytics, their impact on higher ed, and how they inform our work at UMN!
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Join Us: Learning Analytics Meet Up with Guest, Ben Motz
Sept. 25 - Join us Online for the Learning Analytics Meet Up
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Security Alert: August 2019 Critical Microsoft Vulnerabilities
On August 13, Microsoft announced critical remote desktop vulnerabilities. Users should patch and update Windows devices.