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  • Phishing email with your name as the subject line

    We have been made aware that staff and students have been sent a phishing email that has the recipient name as the subject and asks them to open an attachment to see what information scammers may have on them.  Please...

  • CIS and tell

    ICYMI acronyms and initialisms are everywhere. Yes, I'm inviting comments to help me learn a few more that I could have included - and why not! Sharing knowledge and information is a critical part of our community. This is my...

  • Simon's off to Sierra Leone

    Fresh from being nominated for a Learning On Screen award Dr Roy Maconachie from the Department of Social Policy and Science and Simon Wharf from our Audio Visual team are heading out on a new research trip.They will be following...

  • Twitter Counter App hacked

    The Twitter Counter App used with Twitter accounts appears to have been compromised and has been used to post spam messages to users' feeds. The messages are written in Turkish and appear to target Holland. Twitter accounts for Amnesty International,...

  • Managed Print is available, 15 March 2017

    Update: 10:30am 15 March, Managed Print service is available.  The emergency print service has been switched off. Thank you for your patience while we resolved this issue.   15 March at 9am - Managed Print is unavailable across campus, we...

  • Phishing attempt: Email regarding payroll

    We have been made aware that several users and RT queues were sent an email regarding a payroll notification. Please be aware that this is a fake phishing attempt. Please do not click any links, fill in any documents or enter...

  • #WomeninIT

    I was asked whether the #WomeninIT campaign relates to our department.  Computing Services is made up of three work streams: Infrastructure, Management Information Systems and User Services. The percentage of women in these work areas are almost 5%, almost 21%...

  • Making your office moves easier

    Moving locations can be stressful so we have introduced the Office Move Request form to the IT Help portal to make it more straightforward.  Please submit the form 14 days or more before you move.  We will use the details...

  • Further advice on University pay rise phishing scam.

    The Police have issued further advice regarding the hoax phishing emails being sent to universities regarding fake pay rises. Action fraud have updated their website with more details.    If you are concerned, you can forward any emails to the...