It’s not paranoia – they are out to get you!

Malware, hackers, phishing, spyware, trojans, cybercrime, password stealers,  viruses, worms, rootkits, adware, etc.   The vacation periods at Universities are traditionally times for all of this malicious activity to increase dramatically.  Perhaps the people behind it think that that their victim’s minds are elsewhere, making them an easier target than usual.  Perhaps they are right. […]

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Internet service disruption Friday 12th July

In order to complete routine but important maintenance on core network equipment, there will be two short interruptions to all off-campus Internet services, sometime between 07:30 and 08:30 on Friday 12th July. During this window, staff from Systems and Network Services will install recommended software updates. Each interruption will last for up to 3 minutes, […]

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Possible Internet service downtime, Tuesday 18th December

In order to complete the implementation of the University’s higher-bandwidth JANET connection, there may be a short disruption to all Internet services, sometime between 07:30 and 08:30 on Tuesday 18th December. During this window, staff from Systems and Network Services and EaStMAN will reconfigure network routing to begin using our second JANET circuit.   Most […]

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