myCourses monthly downtime for October 2016


myCourses will be unavailable on Sunday, October 9, from 1 am to 7 am during scheduled monthly maintenance./itCategory: IT Scheduled Maintenance

Phishing scam: From: McGill University <res.life@mcgill.ca>

Published: 22Aug2016

There is a phishing email circulating from McGill University telling users that their McGill Webmail account will expire today.

Phishing scam: "Subject: (SCL > 3): New Notification Regarding Your Payroll

Published: 22Aug2016

There is a phishing email circulating from McGill University saying "You Have 1 New Message Regarding Your New Payroll". An example of the phishing email is below.

Phishing scam: "Subject: (SCL > 3): ALERT!!!"

Published: 4Aug2016

There is a phishing email circulating from the ICT Service Desk asking users to click on a link to update their webmail.mcgill.ca Web Appls 2016.

Phishing email: "Campus Police Bomb Alert for all Mcgill.Ca"

Published: 25Jul2016

There is a fraudulent email circulating with the subject: "Campus Police Bomb Alert for all Mcgill.Ca". It contains links to a malicious site that looks identical to the Outlook Web App login page....

Telephony maintenance tonight affects external calls


Maintenance will be performed on McGill's telephony system on July 21, 2016 starting at 8:00 pm and ending around 10:00 pm./itCategory: IT Scheduled Maintenance

Phishing scam: "Subject: ICT Technical Support"

Published: 14Jul2016

There is a phishing email circulating with content relating to the migration of email accounts into "Outlook Web App 2016". It contains the words "ICT Technical Support" and the message requests...

LinkedIn 2012 Security Breach Update

Published: 30May2016

LinkedIn members recently received an email from LinkedIn regarding the developments stemming from the 2012 data breach. This is not a new security breach and affects only LinkedIn passwords that...

Banner/Minerva service interruption - May 28, 10pm - 11pm

Published: 27May2016

Banner and Minerva will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour Saturday night, May 28, from 10pm to 11pm. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.