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The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and other federal and state agencies have advised Cornell’s information security team and Cornell University Police that there is a serious risk of cyberattacks emanating from Russia. All faculty and staff are urged to ensure that their laptops,...

Only approve Duo prompts when you generated the request. Select Deny if it doesn't match your current activity or location. If it seems suspicious, select Yes to report it to the IT Security Office.

The IT Security SIG is pleased to announce that we are opening nominations for standing members to join the Steering Committee. You are encouraged to nominate yourself and other security-minded leaders. For more information and to submit your nomination, contact...

The next meeting of the IT Security SIG is Wednesday, February 9, 2022. Join us for an engaging discussion! On the agenda: News from the front; Apache Log4j 2 recap; 2021 year in review and the 2022 predictions poll; followed by an open forum.

Watch out for fake job offers. Scammers are contacting Cornell students, pretending to be professors offering part-time research and administrative jobs. Students who apply end up losing their own money through fraudulent banking transactions. Not sure whether a message is legitimate? Check...

The Jira software project management service will be upgraded from 9pm on Friday, January 21, 2022, through 6am on Saturday, January 22, 2022. During the maintenance window, users will be unable to access/update the Jira Production application.

Data Privacy Week is January 24–28. Cornell has signed on as a 2022 Champion to help ensure a culture of digital privacy for all. Learn how to manage your personal information and keep it secure. Be #PrivacyAware.

On October 1, 2022, Microsoft will permanently disable Basic Authentication (“Basic Auth”) for Exchange email tenants. Basic Auth is an outdated authentication standard that allows users to connect to their mailbox using only a username and password and its continued use...

The Ithaca Branch of Project Management Institute (PMI), Rochester, will host an online talk by RJ Davies, Friday, January 14, 2022, from 12noon to 1:15pm. The topic will be "Leadership in Project Management." There is a small registration fee, but attendees do not need to be PMI members. Find...

Beginning in mid-January 2022, Two-Step Login users who authenticate using a USB security key (hardware token) will need to update their key and should expect an extra step in their login process. Google has announced it will end support for the U2F authentication standard in Chrome. To...

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