New Phishing Scam Alert – GatorLink Password Reminder
A new email scam is making the rounds on campus, reminding people to store a ‘forgot password’ hint in the myUFL portal. The link redirects to a fake UF website.
Please make your department/divisional members aware of this scam: https://alerts.it.ufl.edu/#2572
2014 Tech Fee Funding Cycle Now Open
Projects to enhance technology used in UF’s instructional environment may be submitted for 2014 Technology Fee funding. The first step is to a concept paper, which must be discussed with and signed off by a Core IT unit director. A list of directors and their area of responsibility is available under Requirements on the Submitting a Concept Paper page. The deadline for the initial discussion and signature is December 13, 2013.
Jabber Service Retirement – December 15
Jabber, an open, XML-based protocol for instant messaging, will be retired on Sunday, December 15.
Class Announcement: GET199 Cyber Self-Defense
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2 to 4 p.m., HR Building, Room 120 Encourage staff in your department/division to register for this informative class: my.ufl.edu > Main Menu > My Self Service > Training and Development > Request Training Enrollment
The Cyber Self-Defense class is very interactive with discussion topics that get the participants thinking about how to protect their home and office computer environments.
UF Information Technology
1012 Turlington Hall/ PO Box #117345
Phone: (352) 273-1559