Enhanced security on McGill Network

Published: 9Mar2017

For the continual improvement to our network service, and to meet McGill’s evolving administrative and research security requirements, McGill IT Services will be increasing network filtering...

RESOLVED: Wired and wireless network unavailable at University Centre (Shatner) and McTavish buildings

Published: 6Mar2017

Network access was restored in Peterson Hall, University Centre and other buildings on McTavish, as of early Tuesday morning, March 7....

Phishing scam: "Library Account"

Published: 3Mar2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users with the subject "Library Account". This email prompts users to re-new their McGill account information in order not to lose access to library and...

Phishing scam: "Your McGill University account Expired...."

Published: 20Feb2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users. It prompts users to re-new their McGill University account certificate and to click on a fraudulent link to update their record. See an example of...

uApply maintenance downtime - Tuesday, Feb 21


Please note that uApply (the Graduate Admissions System) will be unavailable for approximately 1/2 an hour on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 from 8:00 am to 8:30 am for special maintenance activities....

Security warning: Spam messages with offensive subject lines

Published: 13Feb2017

Several spam emails containing offensive subject lines and no content in the actual email body have been reported.

Security warning: Spam with possible malicious attachment "Past Due Invoice"

Published: 9Feb2017

A fraudulent email containing a possibly malicious attachment has been reported with the subject line "Past Due Invoice".  A sample of one of the emails is shown below.

Phishing scam: "Campus Security Police Alert"

Published: 10Jan2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users. It advises users that there has been a security concern on Campus, and to click on a fraudulent link to read and follow the protocol. See an example...

Issues scrolling in Minerva while using myMcGill portal

Published: 3Jan2017

There is currently an issue with scrolling on a Minerva page while on the myMcGill portal. As a work around, access Minerva directly.