All posts tagged Security

WMU student employees should take the online IT security course in Elearning
Posted by Tony Hendrix on October 28, 2016

If you supervise student employees,
the Office of Information Technology has created an IT Security Elearning course for all WMU students. The course consists of several modules and there is a quiz. All students are asked to take this free course which can be quickly completed. There is a second section for students employed at WMU. They should complete both sections.Upon successful completion an email will be sent which is used as verification for supervisors that the course was completed. Questions may be directed to nancy.kroes@wmich.edu


Monthly Microsoft security updates installed Nov. 20 and 21
Posted by Tony Hendrix on November 15, 2016
Start: Nov 20 12:00am
 End:  Nov 21 6:00am

Monthly Microsoft security updates will be installed on servers between 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, and 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 21. This may affect Windows and Mac machines that utilize services on these servers. If you experience problems accessing your services Monday morning, you may need to reboot your desktop. Questions should be directed to the Technology Help Desk at (269) 387-4357, option 1.


Tax fraud and identity theft information
Posted by Tony Hendrix on December 14, 2016

As we draw closer to another year of income tax filing and potential for identity theft leading to tax fraud, the University would like to point you to information you may find useful should you become a victim. Please see identity theft victim information, reporting identity theft to the IRS and the IRS tax fraud presentation to the WMU community found at wmich.edu/security/securityawareness.


Monthly Microsoft security updates installed Jan. 8 and 9
Posted by Tony Hendrix on December 22, 2016
Start: Jan 8 12:00am
 End:  Jan 9 6:00am

Monthly Microsoft security updates will be installed on servers between 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 8, and 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 9. This may affect Windows and Mac machines that utilize services on these servers. If you experience problems accessing your services Monday morning, you may need to reboot your desktop. Questions should be directed to the Technology Help Desk at (269) 387-4357, option 1.


Monthly Microsoft security updates installed Jan. 22 and 23
Posted by Tony Hendrix on January 18, 2017
Start: Jan 22 12:00am
 End:  Jan 23 6:00am

Monthly Microsoft security updates will be installed on servers between 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22, and 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 23. This may affect Windows and Mac machines that utilize services on these servers. If you experience problems accessing your services Monday morning, you may need to reboot your desktop. Questions should be directed to the Technology Help Desk at (269) 387-4357, option 1.