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IT Alert: Fraudulent "Phishing" Email

Please note that there is a fraudulent email message being circulated that encourages you to click on a link.

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Published on : 05 Jul 2010

Email Archiving (EVault) Problem

EVault is currently experiencing some issues. The system is being restarted in an attempt to fix the problem.

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Published on : 28 Jun 2010

Electrical Shutdown at Ferrier

There will be an electrical shut down at the Ferrier building. UPS and generator support will be available and there should be no impact to services.

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Published on : 21 Jun 2010

Have you noticed the new look of the IT Services website?

You will recognize the familiar IT services catalogue, announcements and scheduled maintenance periods for IT services, and fields to search the IT Knowledge Base. But notice these new features...

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Published on : 09 Jun 2010

Coming soon - Newly redesigned IT Services website all under one roof

Watch for a newly redesigned IT Services website at www.mcgill.ca/it, coming this June!

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Published on : 02 Jun 2010

New service: myLab

A new IT service called myLab is now available. myLab, a web-based Hazardous Material Management System is now available for McGill researchers and students who use radioactive materials in McGill laboratories.

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Published on : 28 May 2010

Update: Mac users unable to access the file server for personal and departmental storage (FS2VS1\DATA1)

Currently some Mac users are unable to access the file server for personal and departmental storage (FS2VS1\DATA1). However, there is a workaround solution. See the full announcement for details.

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Published on : 13 May 2010

Drupal Design Camp Boston

Drupal Design Camp in Boston, Mass.

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Published on : 12 May 2010

IT Alert: Fraudulent "Phishing" Email

Please note that there is a fraudulent email message being circulated that requests information about you and your McGill email account.

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Published on : 07 May 2010

IT Alert: Phishing Scam

There are two known phishing scam emails circulating. We are taking active steps to decrease our exposure to these scams.

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Published on : 26 Apr 2010

Warning: PDF email attachment containing trojan

We have received email including a trojaned PDF file with embedded malicious payload.

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Published on : 16 Apr 2010

McGill on YouTube

McGill now has its own YouTube channel, where you can see everything from “Making Headway” profiles of top researchers to some of professor Karl Moore’s “Talking Management” interview series — and even the “McGill Babcock Tie” video, as seen on Hockey Night in Canada.

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Published on : 13 Apr 2010

Short email downtime for 131 McGill staff members today

Please note that 131 McGill staff members will experience a short (less than one minute) interruption in email service this afternoon, April 12, between 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm. This is necessary to move your McGill Exchange mailbox from one storage location to another. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Published on : 12 Apr 2010

Electricity and wired network connectivity unavailable at Gault Nature Reserve

The Gault Nature Reserve will be without electricity or wired network connectivity until 1:00 pm today. We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Published on : 09 Apr 2010

Students interested in website development: check out "Google Summer of Code"

Every year Google sponsors the Google Summer of Code. This program pays students a stipend for taking part in development work on open source projects. Applications for the Google Summer of Code are now open to all students. Read the full announcement for details.

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Published on : 08 Apr 2010