Monthly Archives: March 2014

Phishing Email Hits Campus – 3/25/2014 – Last Warning!!!

The following phishing email has been received by members of the Northeastern community. If you receive this email please delete it immediately. Do NOT click on the link in the email. Contact the Service Desk, 617-373-4357 if you have any questions. From: ITS Help Desk [mailto:xxxxx] Sent: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 2:49 PM Subject: Last […]

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Changes to Guest Wireless – NUwave-guest

In an ongoing effort to enhance the security of our campus wireless networks, Information Technology Services will be implementing changes to the unsecured wireless network NUwave-guest. This May ITS will enable registration requirements and a time limit for NUwave-guest access on the Boston campus. Individuals wishing to use the guest wireless network will need to […]

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Windows XP Death Watch – 1 Month Left

Are you still using Windows XP or know someone who is? On April 8, 2014 Microsoft support will end for Windows XP. As a result ITS will no longer support the operating system. Any faculty, staff and labs that are still using computers running Windows XP need to upgrade to Windows 7. There are serious […]

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