Category: Alerts

Internet Explorer Security Advisory

UPDATE 5/2: Microsoft has released an emergency patch for this vulnerability! Microsoft has discovered a security vulnerability in its web browser, Internet Explorer. When a person visits a malicious or compromised website using Internet Explorer versions 6 and above, attackers…

Important Security Update Regarding Heartbleed Bug

Yesterday, a massive security flaw (nicknamed “Heartbleed”) was uncovered which compromises secure computer systems across the Internet: at least 66% of websites as well as mail servers and other systems. OpenSSL, a library of security and cryptographic algorithms, was discovered to…

Yesterday’s email disruptions

Good afternoon, Yesterday, several of our faculty and staff members were affected by a temporary email disruption. This happened to some users in the morning, and others in the late afternoon. Our email storage system experienced a limited, but marked,…

Critical Apple Security Updates

We strongly encourage you to update your iPhones, iPads, and Macs running Mavericks as soon as possible! Last week Apple released an update for iOS that fixed “SSL connection verification“, which caused a lot of people to perk up and…

ECwireless 5GHz Face Lift

We always like to take time between semesters to improve the quality of our wireless network. This past year, we moved to WPA2 encryption to support fast radio roaming, and last holiday break, we manually tuned power and channelling on…