Arts Computing Office home
- The Arts Computing Office (ACO) provides students, faculty, and staff within the Faculty of Arts with computing accounts, computer lab and printing access, technical support, and more!
- General enquiries: ACO administrative extension is x84542
Need computing help?
Need help after hours?
Visit the Davis Centre (DC) Library Information Technology (IT) Service Desk
Call: 519-888-4567 x 31764
- May 16, 2017
What is happening? As a result of a recent upgrade of the Google Search Appliance (GSA) the search function on WCMS sites no longer returns people search results. IST is aware of this and are working to re-implement the capability to search for people.
When is this happening? Began on Tuesday, May 16 and is ongoing.
Questions or concerns? Please contact the ACO Help Desk, email@example.com or ext 33190.
- May 15, 2017
What is happening? In mid-April 2017, hacking tools alleged to have been developed by the NSA were released to the public. These tools exploit a flaw in all versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system. Microsoft had released updates in March 2017 to correct the flaw in supported versions of Windows. On Friday, May 12, a ransomware worm named “WannaCry” attacked hundreds of thousands of computers in approximately 150 countries by exploiting this vulnerability. While the initial malware outbreak was stopped by a security researcher,
- May 12, 2017
What is happening? The following software and browser updates will be made to Vanguard computers:
- Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168
- Mozilla Firefox 52.1.1 ESR
- FileZilla Client 3.25.2
- K-Lite 13.1.0
- iTunes 12.6
- PuTTY 6.9
- WinSCP 5.9.5
When is this happening? Friday, May 12 at 10:30pm
What users need to do: Please close any open applications before the upgrade begins.