IT Newsletter October – Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Posted by on October 18, 2021

Service Updates UM System Introduces Data Loss Prevention The UM System Information Technology Security team is working diligently to keep university information safe. You can help by being aware of the information you share through email or other IT tools and not sharing personal or protected information unless it is intentional, authorized and encrypted. To […]

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IT Newsletter September 2021

Posted by on September 17, 2021

Service Updates Phishing Email Simulations With the rise in ransomware, which commonly uses phishing campaigns to gain unauthorized access to people’s computers, it has become especially important that we all become experts at accurately identifying phishing attempt e-mails. Some examples of recent ransomware attacks include: Howard University Cancels Classes after Ransomware Attack Hackers use Colonial pipeline ransomware news for phishing attack The transition to Microsoft […]

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IT Newsletter 8-12

Posted by on August 12, 2021

Service Updates AppsAnywhere Updates AppsAnywhere updates will take place Friday, August 13, between 7:00am and 8:00am. External Email Tagging Banner Added to your Email As of August 5th, a banner called email tagging was added to the top of email messages that originate outside of our organization. This is a part of the University of […]

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Summer 2021 IT Newsletter

Posted by on June 21, 2021

A Message from Danny Tang, Incoming S&T CIO To the Missouri S&T Community,  In just a few short days, I’ll begin serving as S&T’s new Chief Information Officer.  Over the past few months, I’ve received many notes of congratulations, welcomes, and offers to assist with our family’s transition.  Many have also asked about my priorities […]

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IT Newsletter 4-12

Posted by on April 12, 2021

Service Updates Benefits of the Intercampus Network Updates Implemented on April 3 The Intercampus network (ICN) is the critical high speed reliable data network that connects all four campuses.  Internet 1 (I1) network provides the local campus internet services that everyone in the campus community uses on a daily basis.  All students, faculty and staff […]

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IT Newsletter 3-15

Posted by on March 15, 2021

Upcoming Events April 3: All-day Network OutageThe Network Infrastructure team will be working with MOREnet, upgrading the core campus network on Saturday, April 3rd starting at 7:00am. The work is expected to last the entire day. All network services, including Wifi and Ethernet will not be accessible. These upgrades to the Intercampus Network (ICN) are […]

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