IT News & Events

Dean Craig Jessop ventures into IT territory to offer thanks, gifts

The Information Technology team that helps colleges and units upgrade and redesign their websites gets lots of feedback. People want to make adjustments, they want to fix things, they want to add things, and sometimes they just want to start over from scratch.

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USU Students Pop into Hot Tub to Fight Cybercrime

Kyra Sorensen probably never suspected she would one day end up putting on a bathing suit and cooking herself in hopes of fighting cybercrime but that’s exactly what she did last semester.

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Technology Tips

VPN-Virtual Private Network

USU’s VPN server provides a secure, remote connection to the University's network. Get instructions on how to connect to the VPN.

Internet Skeptic Blog

Login page for research article is fake

Login page for research article is fake

On March 7 we received about 50 copies of a phish requesting a research article. The link provided went to a copy of the USU login page on a web server in India.

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Computer Security Threats

Impersonating Administrators for Fund Transfers

Impersonating Administrators for Fund Transfers

Scammers can find contact info for Administrators and their Business Officers. A Forged email can be constructed requesting the Business Officer to make a fund or wire transfer. Do you know the clues that will reveal the mischief?

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