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July 1, 2014

Updating the Software for Your Devices

Wondering what to do with emails that suggest you download new or updated software? What about those annoying update messages that appear on your device's screen from time-to-time?

June 2, 2014

A New System for Changing Passwords Coming Soon

This is an informational message. No immediate action is required. You do not have to change your password because of this system update. Just follow the regular notifications when your password expires.

June 2, 2014

Physical Security for Hard-Copies and Mobile Devices

One of the main causes of security incidents is lost, misplaced or physically stolen sensitive information, whether in hard-copy or electronic form. This bulletin reviews practices for maintaining physical security of hard-copy information as well as electronic devices ...

May 20, 2014

“Hi, I’m from ITS. I need to look at your computer.”

When someone walks into your office and says that, what’s your first reaction?

May 2, 2014

Microsoft Internet Explorer Fixed

Tuesday, May 1, 2014, Microsoft released a critical update for Internet Explorer. Users are encouraged to run Windows Update to patch their system as soon as possible.

April 29, 2014

Internet Explorer Vulnerability

Microsoft Internet Explorer contains a use-after-free vulnerability. This can allow for arbitrary code execution. Internet Explorer versions 6 through 11 are affected.

April 11, 2014

Protect Yourself Against Heartbleed

All users urged to change SVSU network password to ensure protection against the "Heartbleed" vulnerability.

April 1, 2014

Building a Better Password

Frustrated with trying to conjure up a password that no one could guess and that you’re not supposed to write down? You’re not alone. This training bulletin is designed to help. In addition to offering the current "best practice" advice on passwords, some helpful tips are included ...

March 21, 2014

Windows 7 Upgrade Project

SVSU is upgrading all Windows XP computers to Windows 7.

March 18, 2014

Microsoft Announces Windows XP End of Support

Microsoft has announced they are ending support for Windows XP on April 8th. For those that still use it, you should be aware of what this may mean for you...

March 13, 2014

Campus Phishing Alert

We have another round of phishing/spam attempts circulating. This time...

March 6, 2014

Something Smells "Phishy" -- How to Spot Bogus Emails

You have probably heard about "phishing" by now. You have also probably been told to look for clues in emails that indicate that someone may be trying to get personal information from you ...

March 3, 2014

What's "Social Engineering?" How does it affect me?

Criminals use manipulative techniques known as "social engineering" to deceive their victims into revealing sensitive information. Such scams play on emotions like fear and the human tendency to want to help or trust others. A common approach uses fraudulent "phishing" e-mails, as in fishing for information. The scamming e-mail is often designed to ...

February 28, 2014

ITS Announces a New Service Tracking System

As users of the SVSU ITS Service Management System for IT requests, you now have the ability to submit new IT requests, to see status updates, and to track the progress of your requests online ...

January 22, 2014

Access Your M-Drive Online with V-Drive

There is a new way to access your M-drive from the Internet ...

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