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Alerts and Announcements

August Microsoft Security Update

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 4:57pm

Microsoft announced security updates affecting Windows, Office, Edge, Internet Explorer, and more. 

Oracle Maintenance on Aug. 7-8

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 12:20pm

The University’s Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (PBCS) will be unavailable starting at 10 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 7, until 7 a.m. on Saturday Aug. 8.

Phishing Alert: Email Scam Offers Fake Job Opportunity

Monday, August 3, 2020 - 10:12pm

Pitt Information Technology is responding to a new email phishing scam that claims to offer a job to recipients. Recent examples of this scam include an offer for employment at the U.S. Open Golf Tournament or as a personal assistant. Such scams attempt to obtain sensitive personal data, such as bank account information.

CyberCamp 2020: Virtually Fantastic

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 1:56pm

On July 20-24, the Institute for Cyber Law, Policy, and Security (Pitt Cyber), Pitt IT, and Robert Morris University hosted the fourth annual Air Force Association CyberCamp. But CyberCamp looked a little different this year—it was all virtual.

The Future of Box at Pitt

Thursday, July 16, 2020 - 1:22pm

Box is ending its unlimited storage offering and changing its licensing structure after the University's contract expires next year---in August 2021.

July Microsoft Security Update

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 - 4:19pm

Microsoft has announced security updates affecting Windows, Edge, Office, and more.