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Termination of old 'staff.mcgill.ca' and ‘elf.mcgill.ca’ email addresses

Published: 3May2017

Over the summer McGill IT Services will be clearing out old email accounts, which have not been moved to Office 365. Email addresses ending in “@staff.mcgill.ca” and “@elf.mcgill.ca” will be...

myCourses Upgrade on May 29: New, Consistent Look and Feel

Published: 28Apr2017

On May 29, myCourses, McGill’s learning management system, will be upgraded to be responsive for a consistent user experience across computers, tablets, and mobile devices....

uPrint prepaid cards needed for Exchange, IUT, and some Continuing Studies students

Published: 20Apr2017

As of May 3, 2017, students who are members of the following groups will not be able to access the uPrint machines on campus with their McGill ID Card, or their McGill username and password:...

Phishing scam: "Subject: Library Question - New Account"

Published: 19Apr2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users about access to their library account expiring due to inactivity. The email asks users to click on a fraudulent link to continue to have access to the...

Phishing scam: "Subject: Identity"

Published: 13Apr2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users with the subject "Identity". The email asks users to click on a fraudulent link to security their identity. See an example of this phishing message...

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...

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