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Outlook QUARANTINE Phishing Scam Cyber attackers depoly new Email Quarantine Alert tactic to lure victims.

September 10, 2020 by | Uncategorized

Our Department of Information Security would like to make you aware of an emerging phishing scam targeting institution’s Outlook quarantine policy. Cyber attackers are using legitimate email quarantine messages to lure users into unknowingly giving up their username and password. Here is how the phishing scam works: The attackers impersonates technical support sending fake email

New Teams Meeting Experience Now Available Teams supports 49-person video, pop-out meetings, and more!

August 10, 2020 by | Uncategorized

Teams recently introduced support for a 49-person large gallery view, as well as a new “Together” mode meant to minimize Zoom Fatigue and increase meeting engagement.  Both of these new video features are available as part of a new meeting experience which moves Mute, Share Screen, and other controls to the upper right corner window. Microsoft will

Student Email Issue Students with "@mail.chapman.edu" accounts not receiving emails.

June 1, 2020 by | Uncategorized

Starting on May 22, we experienced a problem with our Google email system, which affected roughly 60 users.  The affected users (@mail.chapman.edu) did not receive from (@chapman.edu) users, but other emails were unaffected.  We apologize for the inconvenience that this has caused. For questions, concerns, or to report an issue with accessing your student account,

Covid-19 and your password

May 11, 2020 by | Uncategorized

For the past twenty years, the concept of “Security” has been slowly moving to incorporate digital goods and valuables. Thieves no longer need to break locks and glide down from a ceiling to steal what is ours. Theft went virtual. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important – more than ever – to

Staying Safe Online during the pandemic

April 29, 2020 by | Uncategorized

Dear Chapman Students, Faculty and Staff, We would like to commend all of you for how you have been able to support the University and each other during these unprecedented times. Due to social distancing and shelter-in-place recommendations, we all have increased our online activity both on the personal and professional levels. Cybercriminals are capitalizing

COVID-19 Scams on the rise

March 30, 2020 by | Uncategorized

  The Office of Information Security is receiving notifications about new scams and phishing emails that use the Coronavirus pandemic as an “attention-grabber”. Some of the most recent scams and hacks: The ‘Emergency – COVID-19 Informator’ or ‘COVID-19 Inform App’. For this scam, the attackers compromise home routers with weak admin passwords and change the

Coronavirus Map Email Scam New email scam that will infect your computer with malware.

March 12, 2020 by | Uncategorized

IS&T has received several notifications today about the existence of a website (corona-virus-map[.]com) that promises up to date information about the COVID-19 corona virus, but whose real purpose is to infect visitors’ computers with malware. This particular site stole an image from the John Hopkins interactive map and will only compromise unpatched Windows systems. However,

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