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Keychain Prompt Issues After Mac Updates

Posted by Academic and Institutional Technology

On February 21, Apple released a new version of the Apple Remote Desktop Client that improves compatibility, reliability, and usability.

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Tags: Training ThunderCloud Services

What You Need to Know About Cybersecurity

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Learning basic cybersecurity practices--or brushing up on what you already know--can help you stay safe and avoid the stress and time it takes to recover from compromised data.

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Tags: ThunderCloud Services

Department Files Moving to ThunderCloud Storage

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In order to replace an outdated and inflexible system, department files will be moving to ThunderCloud Storage group shares by the end of June 2017. You may know department files as your "S drive" or "department share."

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Tags: Security

ACNET No Longer Available

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As part of ongoing security improvements, the College’s ACNET file server will be shut down on February 22. This server was previously used for storing files for students working on projects.

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Tags: Phishing Attempts

Phishing Alert | “CAMPUS SECURITY NOTIFICATION”

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Some employees and students recently received an email claiming to be a security notification from Wheaton College Campus Security. The email includes a hyperlink to a protocol outline that the recipients are supposed to open.

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Tags: Updates

Essential LISTSERV Mailing Lists Now Available

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Essential LISTSERV mailing lists for critical or required information are now available. These mailing lists replace the current notification system. Essential LISTSERV mailing lists are populated based on Banner data and are refreshed daily.

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Tags: Updates

Subscription LISTSERV Mailing Lists Now Available

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Subscription-based LISTSERV mailing lists for department events and general information are now available. These lists allow users to subscribe or unsubscribe at will. You can request subscription-based lists on behalf of your department.

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Tags: Upgrades Updates

LISTSERV Mailing Lists Launching in February

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As we continue to improve Wheaton College's internal communication processes, we're pleased to announce the upcoming launch of LISTSERV.

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Tags: Phishing Attempts

Phishing Alert | “fraudulent card charge”

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Employees recently received an email confronting them about an unknown credit card charge. The email directs the recipient to follow a hyperlink to view the sender’s bank statement and then respond to the email.

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Tags: Phishing Attempts

Phishing Alert | “ASSISTANT PART TIME POSITION”

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Some students recently received an email claiming to be a job offer. The email gives some details about the position and asks the student to respond with some personal information if they are interested.

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Tags: ThunderCloud Services

New Web Interface for ThunderCloud Storage

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On February 13, we are updating the web interface of ThunderCloud Storage, powered by Box. This updated interface provides tools for managing clutter and faster page loading.

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Tags: Updates Security

Managed Software Center Available for College-Owned Macs

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On February 13, we will deploy the Managed Software Center to all College-owned Macs. Mac users will now be able to install and update software from a trusted location without needing to contact a service technician.

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