ITS Alert Board

ITS Alert Board

Welcome to the ITS Alert Board. Here you can find up to date information about technology related issues at USD. These issues include server problems, virus alerts, and much, much more. For questions regarding this page, please contact the ITS Helpdesk.

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Current Alerts
- Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing Maintenance- April 26 - April 27 [Scheduled Maintenance]
posted: 04/22/2014
Due to system maintenance, there will be the following disruption: Impacting: Blackboard Collaborate
Date: Saturday, April 26 - Sunday, April 27
Start Time: 9 pm
End Time: 5 am
full alert
- Desire2Learn (D2L) System Maintenance April 27, 2014 [Scheduled Maintenance]
posted: 04/21/2014
Due to system maintenance, there will be the following disruption:
Date: Sunday, April 27, 2014
Start Time: 12:00 a.m.
End Time: 7:00 a.m
Duration: 7 hours
full alert
- Heartbleed Bug and USD [Announcements]
posted: 04/11/2014
The Heartbleed Bug is a security vulnerability that affects many services on the Internet. The vulnerability may result in passwords or other sensitive data being compromised.

full alert
- Don’t Lose Your Data to Ransomware [Virus Alert]
posted: 11/19/2013

Cryptolocker is a kind of malware known as ransomware which encrypts documents, images, videos, and music on all of the hard drives as well as the network drives attached to an infected compute... full alert

- Phone & Email Phishing Scams [Hoaxes & Scams]
updated: 08/13/2013

Recently we have seen several phishing emails targeting academic departments. Members of an academic department are contacted via email and asked to provide private lessons (English, Music, etc.) ... full alert

- Malware, Spyware, Fake Antivirus is on the Rise [Virus Alert]
updated: 08/13/2013

We have seen a significant rise in the number of systems being infected here at USD with Malware, Spyware or Fake Antivirus.  Several o... full alert

All Alerts
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30 days
All 16 1165
Announcements 2 68
Emergency Maintenance 0 92
Hoaxes & Scams 1 17
Outages 2 408
Scheduled Maintenance 9 575
Virus Alert 2 5

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