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We have had a mail sent to University staff this morning which is another scam.

Do not click on the links in the email. We have taken steps to block the site and to mitigate the risks associated.



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In early 2013, the Technology Enhanced Learning Strategy Group (TELSG) proposed the expansion of centrally managed Wi-Fi services across the University. Read the rest of this entry »

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We have seen a clever attempted attack this morning, 8 January 2014, that sends a mail that looks like the image below.  Read the rest of this entry »

During the Christmas vacation, there will be no access to the Palmer GO9 PC Lab due to electrical works. Alternative facilities are available at Meteorology GL68 for this period.

Access is as normal via Campus Card or Student Card permissions

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We are advising that you beware fake e-mails such as ones pretending to be either from Voicemail, HMRC, image scanners, courier deliveries, company complaints etc, containing small “Zip” attachments.
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Early in October, the multimedia giant Adobe admitted to having suffered a data breach of significant proportions, with initial estimates from Adobe numbering it at 2.9 million compromised accounts. Just how significant is now becoming clearer as the count of those compromised is still increasing. Read the rest of this entry »

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On 2 December 2013, there will be changes to how you connect to the Wi-Fi at the University of Reading. In order to keep in line with the recommendations of the Eduroam Federation, we will be changing the eduroam network to no longer support WPA-Enterprise encryption. Read the rest of this entry »

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The end of Windows XP and Office 2003 support from Microsoft is now only 6 months away. As in our previous news item, from April 2014, there will no longer be any operating system or security updates made available from Microsoft. Read the rest of this entry »

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Please note that the email that you may have received this morning is spam. Please do not click on any links in the mail. An image of the email is attached below.  Read the rest of this entry »

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AppGrad is not approved for use with University of Reading IT Systems and should not be used. It is not associated with the University of Reading. Read the rest of this entry »

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