Alerts and Notifications

  Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 6:42pm Phishing Alert: Important Message from ITS Help Desk Scam

Scam claims to be an important message from the faculty and staff and links to a fraudulent Pitt Passport login page.

Phishing Alert: Important Message from ITS Help Desk Scam
  Monday, July 18, 2016 - 5:00pm Phishing Alert: Validate Your Mailbox Scam

Email scam claims you must validate your mailbox or you will lose your account.

Phishing Alert: Validate Your Mailbox Scam
  Monday, July 18, 2016 - 9:15am Phishing Alert: Upgrade Your Mailbox Scam

Email scam claims you must upgrade your "mailbox server" due to recent problems with spammers.

Phishing Alert: Upgrade Your Mailbox Scam
  Friday, July 15, 2016 - 4:23pm Phishing Alert: Wire Transfer Department Payment Scam

Email scam claims your must download a harmful attachment to complete the payment instructions.

Phishing Alert: Wire Transfer Department Payment Scam
  Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:32am Electronic Lab Notebook Maintenance Scheduled for July 22

Maintenance is part of ongoing improvements to the service.

Electronic Lab Notebook Maintenance Scheduled for July 22
  Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 3:28pm CourseWeb Maintenance Scheduled for August 2016

CourseWeb (Blackboard Learn) will be unavailable from 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 17 through Aug. 22.

CourseWeb (Blackboard Learn) Maintenance Scheduled for August 2016
  Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 3:11pm Phishing Alert: Mailbox Shutdown Notification Scam

Email scam claims your account will be disabled unless you click on a link in the email message.

Phishing Alert: Mailbox Shutdown Notification Scam
  Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:11pm July Microsoft Security Bulletins

Six critical vulnerabilities affect Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Edge, and Office.

July Microsoft Security Bulletins
  Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 9:14am Resolved: DQE Issue Affecting Access to Some External Sites

DQE has resolved their issue that affected access to some external Web sites from the University’s network.

Resolved: DQE Issue Affecting Access to Some External Sites
  Monday, July 11, 2016 - 5:12pm Water Damage Affecting Network Service in VA Hospital

Network access is affected for a small number of individuals in the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System building.

Water Damage Affecting Network Service in VA Hospital