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News

IT never sleeps. There’s always news to share. Here’s the latest from our digital campus and beyond.

Cyber Security Success

Grow your cybersecurity skills and earn key certifications

3 courses in network security infrastructure and cybersecurity will take place at Union South in early 2020, taught by Stronger International. Continue Reading Grow your cybersecurity skills and earn key certifications

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Set up a new smartphone with MFA-Duo

Getting an awesome new smartphone this holiday season? Follow these steps for easy setup with MFA-Duo. Continue Reading Set up a new smartphone with MFA-Duo

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Transformation: 2018-2019 DoIT Annual Report

Technology doesn’t stand still, and neither will we. DoIT is undergoing a transformation, positioning ourselves for opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. Continue Reading Transformation: 2018-2019 DoIT Annual Report

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Take steps to secure your computer (Disney+ edition)

Protect yourself from the tactics used by hackers to steal passwords from Disney+ within hours of its launch. Continue Reading Take steps to secure your computer (Disney+ edition)

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When you leave the university

About to graduate? Retire? Leaving to take another job? A helpful KnowledgeBase app walks you through the steps you should take. Continue Reading When you leave the university

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Add planned maintenance notices to your calendar

Stay tuned to scheduled maintenance-related outages by adding notices in Outlook. Continue Reading Add planned maintenance notices to your calendar

Holiday Online Shopping

Tips for safer online holiday shopping

Shoppers will spend billions this year online—a huge incentive for online swindlers. Get tips to help you stay safe online. Continue Reading Tips for safer online holiday shopping

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Protect yourself from social media scams

Learn why social media scams such as quizzes, romance scams and social phishing are becoming more popular—and what you can do you protect yourself. Continue Reading Protect yourself from social media scams

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Thanksgiving holiday & weekend Help Desk hours

The DoIT Walk-In Help Desk at 1210 W Dayton St will be closed Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after. Phone support will resume 8am Friday. More details here. Continue Reading Thanksgiving holiday & weekend Help Desk hours

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Tips for using MFA-Duo while traveling

Access your account and docs even without WiFi—plus other tips & tricks for when you’re on the go. Continue Reading Tips for using MFA-Duo while traveling