It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Take some extra steps this October to protect your accounts and information from falling into the wrong hands. Minimize your risk of having your personal accounts compromised in a data breach: Use strong passwords for all your accounts. Limit your exposure by disabling any accounts you don’t use or… Read More »

It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Take some extra steps this October to protect yourself online. Social media is a great way to connect with family and friends, but your contacts may not be the only ones perusing your profiles – hackers often browse social media sites to collect personal information about you to pursue… Read More »

ITS has launched a new IT Service Catalog for faculty, staff and students to browse the many IT Services available to you at UNB. Although only some of our services are listed in the catalog for now, more will be added soon – stay tuned. Visit the IT Service Catalog to: Browse IT services by… Read More »

It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Take some extra steps this October to protect your devices and information from security threats. Why not start with antivirus software you can download for free. Sophos Home is ITS’s recommended antivirus software for personal (non-UNB) computers. This award-winning software is available for free for Mac and Windows and can… Read More »

It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Join ITS in building a more cyber-safe UNB this October – take the time to review your online safety practices and protect your personal computer from security threats: Turn on your firewall Firewalls are the first line of defense: they block connections to unknown or phony sites and prevent viruses… Read More »

UNB Faculty, staff and students can now track the progress on your IT Service Desk requests through the ‘Request Tracking’ link in your myUNB Portal (my.unb.ca). Use request tracking to: see the latest updates on your request add or review details add or download a file attachment add a new email contact To access request… Read More »

It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Join ITS in building a more cyber-safe UNB this October – keep an eye on tidBiTS for weekly tips on how to help protect your personal information and devices, as well as those of the university, from cybersecurity threats. Start by giving your mobile device a security tune-up. Today, mobile devices… Read More »

A new phishing email has been discovered at UNB with the subject line “Final messages from University of New Brunswick admin”. The email claims you have important unread messages from the ‘University of New Brunswick Administrator’ and asks you to a click a link to review your messages and avoid service interruption. If you received… Read More »