Moodle Unavailable from 6:30 - 8 a.m. - Th., 10/2October 1, 2014
Moodle will be unavailable on Thursday, October 2, from approximately 6:30 a.m. until 8:00 a.m. while UMass Amherst IT performs routine maintenance. If you experience problems with Moodle after 8:00 a.m. please contact the IT Help Center.
Get the Patch! Apple Releases Patch Against Shellshock Bug for Mac OS XSeptember 30, 2014
On Monday, September 29, 2014, Apple released patches for its Macintosh operating systems. Please update your Mac OS X computers immediately.
Crypto Malware: A Continued Active ThreatSeptember 30, 2014
Members of the University community should be aware of a continued active information security threat, "Crypto Malware."
How Do I Know if My Computer is Infected?
If your computer is infected, your files will appear locked or scrambled and you will not be able to open them. You may also be prompted to submit a payment in order to receive the decryption key.
UPDATE: SPIRE & Go.UMass Portal Now AvailableSeptember 29, 2014
Shellshock Bug Targets Linux, Unix & Mac OS XSeptember 26, 2014