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Secure Online Storage: New Web Experience

March 27, 2017

Starting on April 4, 2017, when you log in to UMass Amherst's Secure Online Storage service (powered by Box)you will have the option to use a new, updated web interface. Providing a more personalized user experience, the new interface enables you to:

UPDATE: Campus Websites Now Available - Mon., 3/27

March 27, 2017

4:35pm

Campus websites are now available.

We believe we have identified the root of the issues reported earlier today and we are working to ensure the availability of campus web services. We will continue to monitor UMass Amherst websites to quickly address issues if necessary.

Please contact IT User Services at (413) 545-TECH (8324) or it@umass.edu to report problems. We appreciate your patience.


1:53pm

UPDATE: Moodle Now Available - Mon., 3/20

March 20, 2017

7:26 p.m.
Moodle is now available. UMass Amherst Information Technology (IT) will continue to monitor the service to quickly address issues if necessary. Please contact IT User Services at (413) 545-TECH (8324) or it@umass.edu to report problems. We appreciate your patience.

Security Alert! Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Community

March 20, 2017

On March 20, 2017, a new fraudulent phishing message with the subject "IT Service Desk" began targeting UMass Amherst email users. 

The email, which appears to have been sent by "Rebecca P. Smith," notifies users that “This is to officially inform you that, your Email Account will be Blocked / suspend because we have detect some security problem and threat to our database from your  E-mail Account," and asks recipients to click on a link “to login and verify and reset your Email Account now via our new outlook update center to avoid permanent closure of this email Account.”

Security Alert! Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Community

March 18, 2017

On March 17, 2017, a new fraudulent phishing message with the subject "Career Center (CAREER OPENING)" began targeting UMass Amherst email users. 

The email appears to have been sent by "Center for Career Services," notifies users that “Center for Career Services would like to personally invite you to become a secret shopper," contains a link, and asks recipients to click a link to apply