security

Enhanced security on McGill Antivirus

Published: 4Apr2017

For the continual improvement to our IT security service, and to meet McGill’s evolving administrative and research security requirements, McGill IT Services will be upgrading the antivirus version...

Apple issues critical security patches for iOS

Published: 26Aug2016

Apple has released a software update (iOS 9.3.5) which addresses several critical security vulnerabilities in iOS (iPhones, iPads, etc.). These vulnerabilities have been actively exploited allowing...

Using a public computer? Check for keyloggers first!

Published: 22Mar2016

Whether you're using a public computer at McGill, a cafe, library, hotel, or even left your own laptop unattended for a short period of time, you should always inspect it to ensure that no...

Expert: Apple vows to resist FBI demand to crack iPhone

Published: 17Feb2016

"Tech giant Apple and the FBI appeared headed for a deepening confrontation Wednesday after the company’s chief pledged to fight federal demands to help mine data from an iPhone used by one of the...

McGill Safety Week

14Sep2015
to
18Sep2015

        Emergencies do happen at McGill. That’s why Safety Week is back!/safetyCategory: Sécurité

Beware of 3rd party apps that store credentials

Published: 9Jul2015

Did you know that many smartdevice applications are reliant on third party cloud services?...

IT will go phishing to improve awareness about scams

Published: 11Sep2014

Each year, the McGill community is targeted by hundreds of phishing emails, many of which can be hard to recognize and identify.