All posts tagged Security

Phishing email
Posted by Melissa Bininger on March 19, 2018

Please be aware there was an phishing email that was sent this morning, please visit our Phishing site for more information.

Posted by Tyler Payne on March 19, 2018

There is a very widespread phishing attempt going around. The email has been reported to the help desk and has been posted to the phishing site.

Monthly Microsoft security updates installed March 25 and 26
Posted by Tony Hendrix on March 21, 2018
Start: Mar 25 12:00am
 End:  Mar 26 6:00am

Monthly Microsoft security updates will be installed on servers between 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Sunday, March 25, and 12:01 and 6 a.m. on Monday, March 26. 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.

Online information security education available for all WMU employees
Posted by Tony Hendrix on March 28, 2018

If you supervise WMU non-student employees and your unit has not already done so, please request this free online education for your staff. For more information and to make a request please see Questions may be directed to

What to do if your Bronco NetID has been compromised
Posted by Tony Hendrix on April 9, 2018

During the major phishing attack that hit campus two weeks ago over 100 Bronco NetIDs were compromised. If you have responded to a phishing email and compromised your Bronco NetID, please see the new "what to do" document the Technology Help Desk has created at And remember, WMU will never ask you to provide personal information via email.