Author: Karen Kunkle

Phishing Attempt Hits S&T

Posted by on May 5, 2020

A Phishing email was circulated on the Missouri S&T Campus on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.  The email subject line contained “Notice From Faculty of ITS Admin” and the body of the email contained “Your mailbox storage has reached 95% on the email server”.  Do not respond.  Please delete the email as this phishing attempt has been reported […]

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Proctorio Cheat Engine Virus

Posted by on April 13, 2020

A virus disguised as a Proctorio Cheat Engine is circulating. Do not download! It will not defeat online proctoring but will infect your computer. 

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OpenVPN Connection Issues

Posted by on March 23, 2020

Monday March 23, 2020, OpenVPN is currently experiencing intermittent issues with the new OpenVPN connection requests. The S&T IT Infrastructure team has determined the root cause and will make corrections this evening to completely resolve issue. S&T IT is trying to avoid a campus wide outage during business hours. 

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Outlook Web Access (OWA) Slowness

Posted by on March 23, 2020

Outlook Web Access (OWA) Slowness Monday March 23, 2020, Outlook Web Access (OWA) is currently experiencing slowness.   The UM Messaging team is looking to resolve the issue quickly. 

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Saturday’s email outage resolved

Posted by on March 15, 2020

An email outage yesterday affected about 5% of email users across the four-campus University of Missouri System, including Missouri S&T. The outage was resolved early this morning, and email should now be working normally. Please check for further updates or contact the IT Help Desk ( for assistance

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Zoom Pro / Licensed Accounts

Posted by on March 12, 2020

If you currently have a Zoom Pro account log in with your S&T username and password at: To create a new Zoom Pro / Licensed account, log in with your S&T username and password at:  To request help, please contact the IT Help Desk by calling 573-341-4357 (HELP), visiting the IT Help Desk on the […]

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Posted by on March 7, 2020

Have you heard of Foxit reader and Foxit editor as new options to read and edit PDF’s? The new product Foxit Reader is available via AppsAnywhere across campus. If you need a PDF editor, Foxit Editor is available for a $9.99 annual fee, as an option to Adobe products.  To request help or to purchase […]

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Windows Critical Updates

Posted by on February 12, 2020

Windows Critical Updates will take place this Saturday, February 15, 2020 between the hours of 00:01 AM and 6:00 AM. Please leave your computer connected to the S&T network and powered on over the weekend. Save and/or close any applications running as your computer will reboot during the update. For questions, please contact the IT Help Desk […]

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S&T Planned Network Outage – Phelps Health Annex

Posted by on February 5, 2020

S&T Network Services will experience a 10 minute outage on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 6:00 AM. The network outage is due a firmware switch upgrade. If you have questions, please contact the IT Help Desk by calling 573-341-4357 (HELP), visiting the IT Help Desk on the first floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library, […]

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