Category: Alerts

Spam/Phishing Alert

Early this morning, some Emersonians received an email from a “Lennon, Brian” claiming that their password would expire in 48 hours. The email included a link purportedly for account validation, and is similar to a message we discussed last month.…

New VPN

The Emerson Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a service that allows Emerson staff and faculty to access their Cabinet folders (and other internal-network-only services) from off-campus. The VPN we were using has gotten quite old and has to be sent…

Cabinet Quota Increases

Good news, everyone! We will be upgrading the operating system and increasing storage quotas on our Cabinet server. This will require 4 to 5 hours of downtime, scheduled for 10:00pm on Friday, February 8th. For those who have never used Cabinet,…

Spam/Phishing Alert

Last night, many Emersonians received an email from a “Barbara Wynne” claiming that their password would expire in 48 hours. The email included a link purportedly for account validation. This email is a phishing scam: do not click on the…

Banner and eCommon interruption this weekend

eCommon and Banner (both INB and SSB) will be off-line from 6:00 PM Friday, August 17th through 8:00 AM Monday, August 20th for a series of required upgrades and system maintenance. What will not be available includes: Banner (both SSB and INB) eCommon, including: employee…

Banner interruption tonight between 8–11 pm

There will be an interruption to Self Service Banner (SSB) and Internet Native Banner (INB) access tonight from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm for upgrades. What will not be available includes: Banner (both SSB and INB) What will be available includes: eCommon (non-Banner related usage)…