David Sherry will be filling the role of chief information security officer for Princeton University, effective Feb. 29.
- Scammers are busily “phishing” for personal information like your social security number, birth date, user accounts and passwords—anything that can give them to access your account, credit or identity, or compromise your computer or device.
- Traveling for business and need to stay in touch? Look to OIT's mobile loaner program and borrow a smart phone, tablet, laptop, or mobile hotspot to stay connected.
News & Announcements
Princeton is hosting the 5th Annual DrupalCamp January 30! Special pre and post training and activities are scheduled before and after the conference, on Friday and Sunday. Tickets are limited. Register early.
Secure Remote Access (SRA) is replacing the University's VPN service, which will be turned off on January 7, 2016.
PICSciE and the Program for Quantitative and Analytical Political Science (Q-APS) are hosting a the two-hour session that focuses on Big Data, complete with a talk and mini-workshop.
Outages & Alerts
- ProofPoint Digest Issues - Releasing Quarantined Messages
- Discontinue use of "to-be-retired" VPN service; use Secure Remote Access (SRA)
- Phishing Attempt: "You have a message 'Enter here' to read."
- Phishing Attempt: IT Help Desk
- Phishing Attempt: IMPORTANT DOCUMENT
- Local Restaurant - Efes Grill - website security issue
- Services using CAS Authentication
- No known outages.
- Renewal of the Sha-1 SSL certificate iwprod Princeton site to Sha-2.02/09/16 8:00 p.m. to 02/09/16 9:00 p.m.
- Migration of VoIP Infoblox to new appliances.02/11/16 6:00 a.m. to 02/11/16 7:00 a.m.
- CDN/VOIP aggregation switch upgrade at 22 Chambers Street.02/11/16 6:00 a.m. to 02/11/16 7:00 a.m.
- Upgrade the TSM9 server to 126.96.36.199/11/16 10:00 a.m. to 02/11/16 4:00 p.m.
- Upgrade of Layer 2 F5 to new version.02/16/16 5:00 a.m. to 02/16/16 7:00 a.m.