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08/27/2020
Security Defaults in Zoom to Change
Miami will be instituting several global changes for Zoom to better align with industry best practices on Monday, August 31.
07/28/2020
Email phishing message appears to offer internship opportunity
The information security team has once again received numerous reports that a fraudulent email message offering internships has been circulating.
07/01/2020
Good news: We're simplifying your VPN experience
Simplification of the VPN service is underway.
06/22/2020
Duo update: "Call Me" option to be turned off
Tuesday, July 14, 2020, IT Services will be removing the "Call Me" option to authenticate in Duo. If you've been using the "Call Me" option, read on.
06/03/2020
Ransomware and you: Tips for avoiding NetWalker and others
There's no rest for the wicked, and that apparently goes double for malicious attackers during a pandemic.
05/27/2020
Security in the age of WFH: Redux
Let's establish a few reminders relating to Webex security and online security in general.
05/19/2020
New email phishing message claims to offer employment from Disability Resources office
Scammers are once again offering employment opportunities. Do not click!
04/16/2020
New email phishing message targets April Payroll
IT Services has received reports of a fraudulent email message that appears to be coming from the Payroll Office.
04/13/2020
Version of Sextortion phishing scam targeting some in Miami community
Please be aware that a new phishing email message that looks to extort money from recipients, has been reported.