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What to do if Box is asking you to change your password

Box also has a vendor password; you do not need to change your IU password when you connect through IU.

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Introducing the IT News & Events website

Find the latest on everything from IU’s supercomputer, Big Red II, and security bug Heartbleed to high-tech teaching tools and privacy tips.

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IU’s security structure keeps it agile in times of crisis

Five years ago, IU recognized that combining IT and physical security under one umbrella would make for an agile and speedy response to emergency situations. The bold move is an unusual experiment, but so far it’s yielding good results.

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More IT news and events for April 23, 2014

Chromebooks can now connect to IU Secure; IU privacy expert offers recommendations on “big data”; IU researcher fighting crime with mobile phone data; IU to host 2014 Technology Exchange; Senior network engineer Brent Sweeny earns President’s Leadership Award from Internet2

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IU Secure: The faster, safer wireless connection

The next time you connect to Wi-Fi on campus, choose IU Secure as your network instead of “attwifi” for a faster, safer connection.

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What to do if your computer has a virus

If you notice a sudden change in your computer’s behavior and think it might have a virus, don’t panic. Not all such maladies are fatal, and you have several options.

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Microsoft no longer supporting Windows XP

UITS Support Center will no longer be registering Windows XP devices to the IU network.

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Beware fake Help Desk scams

Always be suspicious of any email that asks you to divulge personal or financial information, is urgent, or contains a link to a website that does not match the organization sending the email. Never give control of your computer to a third party unless you can confirm that the third party is legitimate.

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Upgrade to virtual servers, storage, and backups

IU offers departments access to the same high-performance and high-availability hardware used for important university apps and services.

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Learn to use SharePoint more effectively

IT Training is offering several March and April SharePoint workshops, both online and in person. You’ll see what SharePoint looks like from a practical perspective, learn how to manage departmental SharePoint sites, and use Nintex to create workflows. You can also learn how to work with lists and libraries, upload files, and control document editing and versions.

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IU reports potential data exposure

IU notified the Indiana attorney general’s office yesterday of the potential exposure of personal data for some students and recent graduates.

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Keeping IU’s digital information safe

IU’s IT-28 policy is designed to reduce vulnerabilities and exposure as much as possible to protect IU’s digital information.

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Ask the inspector

Secunia Personal Software Inspector scans your computer for missing security patches and vulnerabilities.

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