Archive for 2017

Technology Helpline Fall Break Hours

The Technology Helpline will be open the following hours during Fall Break: Friday, Oct. 20th: 8am-4:45pm Saturday, Oct. 21st and Sunday, Oct. 22nd: CLOSED Monday, Oct. 23rd: 8am-4:45pm Tuesday, Oct. 24th: 8am-4:45pm  

Online Security Alert – Identity Theft

Online identity theft can result from replying to phishing emails or visiting websites that are compromised. These sites can prompt the user via a pop up window to call a number because the computer is infected or slow.   The pop ups claim to offer help by calling the number or installing software, when in reality, there […]

Technology Helpline Spring Break Hours

Technology Helpline Spring Break Hours Friday, March 24th: 8am – 4:45pm Saturday, March 25th: CLOSED Sunday, March 26th: CLOSED Monday – Friday (27th – 31st): 8am – 4:45pm Saturday, April 1st: CLOSED Sunday, April 2nd: CLOSED Monday, April 3rd: 8am – 11:00pm

Don’t be a Phishing Victim

Everyday Gustavus users are exposed to phishing attempts, spam and malicious software. In recent weeks multiple large data breaches have been reported in the media.  The breaches contain personal contact information (name, address, phone, email) for hundreds of @gustavus.edu and @gac.edu accounts.  No passwords were included in the breach.  This personal contact information makes targeted […]