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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

[Isthd] NETWORK ALERT - [2021-02-23] VPN - Maintenance - Cisco AnyConnect VPN client update

What is happening? On Tuesday February 23rd, a new Cisco AnyConnect package will be enabled. Users connecting to the VPN after 7:30 AM will have their client updated automatically.

The new version will be available to the Vanguard testers group tomorrow, February 18th, and to the Software Center on Friday February 19th for all Software Center clients.

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

[Isthd] Phishing scam reported - February 3

What is happening? The email below was sent to University of Waterloo members this morning. If you have received this email, do not click any links and do not reply.

What should I do if I have received this email? Suspected fraud attempts should be reported to the Security Operations Centre at soc@uwaterloo.ca. Reports of successful fraud should be directed to UW Police Services at uwpolice@uwaterloo.ca.

Monday, September 21, 2020

New LinkedIn Learning agreement for University of Waterloo

What is happening? LinkedIn Learning (LiL, formerly known as Lynda.com) has been in use on campus since approximately 2014. The University of Waterloo has committed to a new three-year agreement with LiL to continue our full access to the content our campus has come to rely upon and benefit from.

Monday, September 21, 2020

Reminder: WatIAM upgrade from version 7.2 to version 8.1 - September 26

What is happening? WatIAM is being upgraded from version 7.2 to version 8.1. 

 

When is this happening? Saturday, September 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Resolved: Issue seeing WCMS websites when using "www" in site URL - Sept 17

Resolved: The issue has been resolved. Users should be able to access WCMS websites again without receiving a "403 Forbidden" or "500 Site unavailable" error message. 

Persisting issues? Please contact the IST Service Desk, helpdesk@uwaterloo.ca

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