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New Phishing Attack Targeting UNB

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Posted: January 20, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News, IT Announcements, IT Security, IT Security Alerts, General Interest


A new phishing email has been discovered at UNB with the subject line “HELP DESK URGENT UPDATE”, claiming your account has been locked due to a virus and asking you to login. If you received this email, please do not respond or click on any links and report it to the ITS Help Desk right away at helpdesk@unb.ca or (506) 453-5199. If you responded to this phishing email, please change...

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New Print Services Drop Off Box Available for Your Convenience

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Posted: January 20, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, News


UNB Print Services now has an after-hours drop off box so you can safely leave your print order or files for us during the lunch hour, in the evening, or whenever is easiest for you. The good news doesn’t end there. We will also soon have lockers available for secure order pickup outside of business hours. Stay tuned for more news on this to come. To learn more about Print Services, visit...

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Are Students Satisfied with UNB IT Services New Infographic has the answer

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Posted: January 18, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, News


Curious as to what students think of UNB IT Services? Last winter, ITS ran a survey for students on the quality of your IT services at UNB. We’ve since compiled the results into a fun infographic to show you not only what students think, but also what ITS is doing to improve any areas you think need it. Check out the infographic now (PDF).

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Latest Trends in Malware for 2017 - Ransomware continues to rise

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Posted: January 18, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, IT Security


In 2016 we saw the rise of ransomware, and the FBI reported ransomware was well on its way to becoming a $1 billion a year crime. Prior to 2017, MalwareBytes, known for their anti-malware protection, compiled a list of predictions cybersecurity experts will see in the New Year. Among this list are rising threats such as ransomware becoming increasingly more targeted towards potential...

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ITS Management Briefing - IT Cost Optimization

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Posted: January 6, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: General Interest, Management Briefings, News


Gartner Inc. is a leading information technology research and consulting firm, covering private, public, non-profit, and government sectors around the world. It produces many reports for use by its customers, vendors, and the public alike to help them understand the IT universe, and analyzes its vast data stores to report on industry trends and produce reliable forecasts of technology use....

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Latest Phishing Scam Targeting UNB Disguised as Security Announcement

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Posted: January 3, 2017 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: News, General Interest, IT Security Alerts


A new phishing email has been discovered UNB, claiming to come from ‘Campus Security Police’ and stating that a security issue has been identified on campus. The email encourages users to ‘read and follow protocol’ by clicking on a link. If you receive an email of this nature, please do not reply or click on any links - report it to the ITS Help Desk and delete it...

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