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Malicious email from compromised McGill account - subject: "McGILLS"

Published: 3Jul2017

There is a malicious email circulating which comes from a McGill professor's account, which was compromised. It says that the sender has "shared an Important Document ..." and contains a link to...

Password reset required for resource accounts

Published: 21Jun2017

Sponsors of McGill resource accounts were notified in May and asked to reset the passwords of those accounts by May 24.  Any resource account passwords which were not changed since March have now...

RESOLVED: myMcGill portal now available

Published: 20Jun2017

Update - July 3, 2017: The myMcGill portal issues have been resolved....

RESOLVED: myMcGill portal now available

Published: 15Jun2017

Update - July 3, 2017: The myMcGill portal issues have been resolved....

RESOLVED: FAMIS now available

Published: 19Jun2017

Update - June 15 at 4:15 pm: The issues affecting FAMIS have been resolved. You should now be able to access the system....

Maintenance of McGill backup system, Thursday, June 15, from 9:00am to 4:00pm

Published: 15Jun2017

Please note that the backup system will be unavailable on Thursday June 15, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm for maintenance. The backup system will not be available for file backups or restores during...

Phishing scam: "Library Account"

Published: 8Jun2017

There is a phishing email circulating advising customers that their library account has expired and that they must click on a fraudulent link in order to reactivate it. See an example of this...

Phishing scam: "RE: Timely Warning"

Published: 31May2017

There is a phishing email circulating asking customers to click on a link to restore their email access. See an example of this phishing message below.

Upcoming email changes to take advantage of Office 365 - June through Fall

Published: 24May2017

Starting in June and continuing into the fall, McGill IT Services will be making the following changes to optimize our email processes and gain the full benefits of moving to Email on Office 365:...

Phishing scam: "Subject: Please find payment made in error and circle back"

Published: 23May2017

There is a phishing email circulating to users about a payment made in error to them. The email provides a link to download an attachment. See an example of this phishing message below.

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