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Maintenance of McGill backup system, Thursday, June 15, from 9:00am to 4:00pm

Published: 15Jun2017

Please note that the backup system will be unavailable on Thursday June 15, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm for maintenance. The backup system will not be available for file backups or restores during...

Phishing scam: "Library Account"

Published: 8Jun2017

There is a phishing email circulating advising customers that their library account has expired and that they must click on a fraudulent link in order to reactivate it. See an example of this...

Phishing scam: "RE: Timely Warning"

Published: 31May2017

There is a phishing email circulating asking customers to click on a link to restore their email access. See an example of this phishing message below.

Phishing scam: "Subject: Please find payment made in error and circle back"

Published: 23May2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users about a payment made in error to them. The email provides a link to download an attachment. See an example of this phishing message below.

McGill Password change required again for targeted users

Published: 17May2017

Targeted users may receive an email from IT Announcements, advising them to change their McGill Password again by May 24th, 2017. This requirement applies to individuals whose current password is...

Global Ransomware Attack - WannaCry

Published: 16May2017

An unprecedented cyber-attack, named WannaCry, began targeting Microsoft Windows users worldwide on Friday, May 12th, 2017. WannaCry is a type of malware called “ransomware”, which works by...

Phishing scam: "Subject: Chers clients du compte McGill"

Published: 12May2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users advising that they have exceeded their email account's storage capacity. The email asks users to click on a fraudulent link in order to expand their...

Resource account sponsors: McGill Password change and validation required

Published: 12May2017

 A reset of resource account passwords is required before May 24th, 2017.  For resource accounts that had their passwords changed on or after March 8th 2017, when the password reset was initiated,...

RESOLVED: uPrint system now available

Published: 11May2017

Update - May 11 at  10:57 am: The issues affecting uPrint have been resolved. You should now be able to print, copy and scan from uPrint machines....

Phishing scam: "Subject: Please Upgrade Your McGill University Account"

Published: 9May2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users about an update to McGill's email services . The email asks users to click on a fraudulent link in order to verify their account information. See an...

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