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Phishing scam: "IT-Service Password Update" (not from McGill)

Published: 7Apr2017

There is a phishing email circulating to McGill users, which tries to capitalize on our recent request for all users to reset their McGill Passwords. The email says "Your owa outlook Pass-word will...

Phishing scam: "Please Upgrade Your McGill University Account"

Published: 7Apr2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users. The email asks users to upgrade their McGill university mailbox settings by clicking on a fraudulent link. See an example of this phishing message...

Phishing scam: "Re: Account Validation"

Published: 4Apr2017

There is a phishing email circulating with a fraudulent PDF attachment. See an example of this phishing message below.

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...

McGill IT Security Awareness: “Senior Leadership” – this week’s featured module

Published: 30Mar2017

The SANS Video Library, a course offering in the McGill IT Security Awareness Training program, includes a set of short videos, newsletters, and links to resources concerning IT Security.  ...

myCourses monthly downtime for August 2017

13Aug201701:00
to
07:00

myCourses will be unavailable on Sunday, August 13, from 1 am to 7 am during scheduled monthly maintenance./itCategory: IT Scheduled Maintenance

Phishing scam: "Campus Health Issue Review"

Published: 29Mar2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users. It prompts users to view or download a fraudulent PDF file about findings on campus health issues. See an example of this phishing message below. 

RESOLVED: myMcGill portal is now available

Published: 28Mar2017

The myMcGill portal is available but will continue to be monitored....

McGill Password - reset required

Published: 28Mar2017

Please note McGill required all users to reset their McGill password by March 28, 10:30AM EDT. If not done, your password has been automatically reset and will need to be changed. Visit www.mcgill...

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