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Issues accessing McGill websites (www.mcgill.ca/..)

Published: 6Sep2016

Dues to heavy traffic, when trying to access McGill websites, you may find that pages load slowly, don't load completely, or get a "mcgill.ca is over capacity" error message....

Phishing scam: From McGill comptomised accounts

Published: 6Sep2016

There is a phishing email circulating from McGill University telling users that their email accounts will be suspended until they visit a fraudulent website. 

Apple issues critical security patches for iOS

Published: 26Aug2016

Apple has released a software update (iOS 9.3.5) which addresses several critical security vulnerabilities in iOS (iPhones, iPads, etc.). These vulnerabilities have been actively exploited allowing...

myCourses monthly downtime for January 2017

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myCourses will be unavailable on Sunday, January 8, from 1 am to 7 am during scheduled monthly maintenance./itCategory: IT Scheduled Maintenance

myCourses monthly downtime for December 2016

11Dec201601:00
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myCourses will be unavailable on Sunday, December 11, from 1 am to 7 am during scheduled monthly maintenance./itCategory: IT Scheduled Maintenance

myCourses monthly downtime for November 2016

13Nov201601:00
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myCourses will be unavailable on Sunday, November 13, from 1 am to 7 am during scheduled monthly maintenance./itCategory: IT Scheduled Maintenance

myCourses monthly downtime for October 2016

9Oct201601:00
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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.

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