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Phishing Alert | "jonathan.blanchard"

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

Some employees recently received an email claiming to be a request for payment. The email includes a “drive link” to a payment form and asks the recipient to fill it out as quickly as possible.

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Improvements to Spam Detection

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

On Wednesday, June 1, we will adjust the spam detection for my.wheaton.edu email addresses. This will lower the amount of spam sent by compromised accounts.

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Powershell Update

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

At 3:30 PM on May 26, an update to Powershell and Microsoft .NET Framework will be installed on all College-owned Windows computers.

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Access Database Modernization

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

During the month of May, we will migrate some Access databases to new servers. This change is part of an effort to modernize our databases and retire redundant systems.

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Phishing Alert | "Complete Your Verification!"

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

Some employees recently received an email claiming to be from Chase Bank. The email tells the recipient that their account was restricted because of outdated information, and asks them to follow a link and update their information.

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Changes to Jabber

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

In order to use our resources more effectively, we will make some changes to the Jabber configuration on some College-owned computers over the summer months.

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