Alerts & Notifications

  Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:04pm And the 2017 Pitt Mobile App Challenge Winners Are…

Find out the winners of this year's App Challenge!

And the 2017 Pitt Mobile App Challenge Winners Are…
  Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 10:39am Network Maintenance on 4/15 Will Briefly Affect IP Phones

IP phone service will be briefly affected during the standard downtime period. Calls in progress may be interrupted.

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Network Maintenance on 4/15 Will Briefly Affect IP Phones
  Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:01pm Resolved: Vendor Issue Affecting Some Software Downloads

The issue is intermittently affecting downloads from pitt.onthehub.com.

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Resolved: Vendor Issue Affecting Some Software Downloads
  Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 4:45pm April Microsoft Security Update

Updates affect Windows, Internet Explorer, Edge, Office, Adobe Flash Player, and more.

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April Microsoft Security Update
  Friday, April 7, 2017 - 3:51pm An Enhanced pitt.box.com User Experience Arrives May 1

An improved, more personalized user interface is on its way. You can try it today.

An Enhanced pitt.box.com User Experience Arrives May 1
  Friday, April 7, 2017 - 8:50am CourseWeb Maintenance Scheduled for May 4

CourseWeb and My Pitt Video will be unavailable from 1 AM through 8 PM on Thursday, May 4.

CourseWeb Maintenance Scheduled for May 4
  Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 11:21am Network Maintenance to Affect Several Buildings on April 8

Wired and wireless network service will be affected during the standard downtime period.

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Network Maintenance to Affect Several Buildings on April 8
  Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 9:43am Need Multifactor Authentication Help? We Are Here for You!

Need help registering your device or using it to log in? Visit a Quick Registration session and our support specialists will lend a hand.

Need Multifactor Authentication Help? We Are Here for You!
  Monday, April 3, 2017 - 5:51pm Students: Register for Multifactor Authentication by 5/14

To help protect you and safeguard your privacy, on May 14 the University will add multifactor authentication to Pitt Passport services for students.

Students: Multifactor Authentication Protects Your Privacy. Please Register by May 14
  Monday, April 3, 2017 - 10:18am Vote for Your Favorite Apps in the Pitt Mobile App Challenge

Your votes will help to determine the winners. You can vote for more than one entry, so vote for all of your favorites! Voting is open through April 16.

Vote for Your Favorite Apps in the Pitt Mobile App Challenge
  Friday, March 31, 2017 - 1:26pm Phishing Alert: Email Notice Mimics Comcast(Xfinity) Support

Email scam claims you must click on a link to "unlock" your Comcast account.

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Phishing Alert: Email Notice Mimics Comcast (Xfinity) Support
  Monday, March 27, 2017 - 1:13pm Network Maintenance to Affect Several Buildings on April 1

Wired and wireless network service will be affected during the standard downtime period.

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Network Maintenance to Affect Several Buildings on April 1
  Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 4:48pm Phishing Alert: Account Error Scam Mimics Pitt Passport Page

Email scam claims you must click on a link to resolve an error with your account.

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Phishing Alert: Account Error Notice Mimics Pitt Passport Login Page
  Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 9:27am Faculty Information System Maintenance Scheduled for April 1

The system will be unavailable while maintenance is being performed.

Faculty Information System Maintenance Scheduled for April 1
  Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:42pm PeopleSoft Extended Maintenance Scheduled for March 18-19

The Student Information System will be unavailable from 10:00 p.m. on March 18 through 7:00 a.m. on March 19.

PeopleSoft Extended Maintenance Scheduled for March 18-19
  Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 1:32pm Adobe Releases Critical Security Update

Vulnerabilities affect Adobe Flash Player and Shockwave Player.

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Adobe Releases Critical Security Update
  Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 4:20pm March Microsoft Security Bulletins

Nine critical vulnerabilities affect Windows, Internet Explorer, Edge, Office, Skype for Business, and Adobe Flash Player.

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March Microsoft Security Bulletins
  Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 2:48pm Apache Releases Critical Security Update

Update resolves vulnerability in Apache Struts 2.

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Apache Releases Critical Security Update
  Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:01am WordPress Releases Critical Security Update

Update resolves several new WordPress security vulnerabilities.

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WordPress Releases Critical Security Update
  Monday, March 6, 2017 - 3:23pm Update: Outlook Public Folder Move Rescheduled for March 18

The move will be rescheduled for the standard downtime window on Saturday, March 18, 2017.

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Update: Outlook Public Folder Move Rescheduled for March 18
  Friday, March 3, 2017 - 11:56am Phishing Alert: Fake CSSD Maintenance Mimics Pitt Passport

Notice claiming to be about CSSD emergency maintenance asks users to log in to learn more. The fake login page mimics Pitt Passport.

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Phishing Alert: Fake CSSD Maintenance Alert Mimics Pitt Passport Login Page
  Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 2:04pm Outlook Public Folders Move to Office 365 Email on March 4

A pop-up notification will prompt you to restart Outlook after the migration.

Outlook Public Folders Move to Office 365 Email on March 4
  Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 8:28am Reminder: Multifactor also required for Secure Remote Access

Students, faculty, staff, and vendors will need to use MFA on March 5 for secure remote access.

Reminder: Multifactor also required for Secure Remote Access
  Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 4:58pm Phishing Alert: Dropbox Notice Claims to Share File

Email scam claims to be a Dropbox document from the University and asks user to log in to view it.

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Phishing Alert: Dropbox Notice Claims to Share File