November 30, 2016
Phishing campaigns that try to dupe consumers into giving away personal and financial information tend to rise during the holiday season, use the following tips to prevent falling victim to cyber criminals.
If an offer looks too good to be true, it probably is.
A common tactic by cyber criminals is using extremely low prices on popular items, such as electronics, to lure in potential victims.
Use a credit card instead of a debit card.
November 11, 2016
Each new data breach and phishing scam alert is accompanied by a wave of cyber security articles and commentary. The tone of these stories can range from panicked to apathetic. But the facts can't be ignored: identity theft is an epidemic in the United States. According to TransUnion, 19 people fall victim to identity theft every minute.
November 9, 2016
On September 2, 2016, the Chancellor shared with System Administration that the Board of Regents approved the FY 2017 UT System operating budget with instructions to reduce the number of full-time equivalent (FTE) employees by at least 130 positions. In the same communication, System Administration was invited to submit questions regarding the process to OESQuestions@utsystem.edu . Questions have been submitted and the website created. The website will continue to be updated as additional questions are submitted and answers ar
November 7, 2016
“The Cloud” can mean different things to different people, but usually means using a service provider on the Internet to store and manage your computing systems and/or data for you. An advantage of the Cloud is that you can easily access and synchronize your data from multiple devices anywhere in the world, and you can also share your information with anyone you want. We call these services “The Cloud” because you often do not know where your data is physically stored.
October 24, 2016
If you haven’t been following this topic in Idea Central, we had a request for bike lockers in the new building. Bike lockers look like this: