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Microsoft Corporation has announced six new critical security vulnerabilities affecting Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, and Adobe Flash Player. CSSD recommends that users immediately identify and install the security updates necessary to repair these vulnerabilities by using Microsoft's Windows Update feature on their computers as soon as possible. In addition to installing the Microsoft patches, CSSD also recommends that all users install Symantec Endpoint Protection software and use the LiveUpdate feature to get the latest virus definitions. As a complement to Symantec Endpoint Protection, CSSD offers Malwarebytes Premium for individuals and departments at no cost. Students, faculty, and staff can download Malwarebytes and Symantec Endpoint Protection at no cost through the Software Download Service at My Pitt. Departments can submit a help request to obtain Malwarebytes for multiple machines.
4:21 p.m., Friday, March 3, 2017
Microsoft has resolved the intermittent issue that affected the ability of some students, faculty, and staff to view the full list of Office 365 menu tiles within Outlook Web App.
1:38 p.m., Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Microsoft is experiencing an intermittent issue with its Outlook Web App (OWA) that is affecting the ability of some students, faculty, and staff to view the full list of Office 365 menu tiles within OWA. Only menu tiles within Outlook Web App are affected; all menu tiles remain available within other Office 365 products, including SharePoint and OneDrive for Business. Access to SharePoint and OneDrive for Business through My Pitt is not affected by this issue.
Please contact the Technology Help Desk at 412 624-HELP  if you have any questions about this announcement.