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UDrive To Be Retired on Mon., 7/2

May 24, 2018

UDrive (umass.edu/it/udrive), the university's legacy online file storage and sharing system, will retire on Monday, July 2, 2018 as the product has reached end-of-life and no longer meets campus technology standards.

Email Delivery Delays - Wed., 5/23

May 23, 2018

On Wednesday, May 23, 2018, email messages sent from UMass Amherst email accounts to some non-UMass addresses may be temporarily delayed. If you forward your UMass Amherst email to a non-UMass email address, your incoming messages may be delayed. Messages to email lists containing non-UMass email addresses may also be affected.

Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Community - Tuesday., 5/22

May 22, 2018

On May 22, 2018, a new fraudulent phishing message with the subject "Info Tech service: User privileges revoked" began targeting UMass Amherst email users.

The email appears to have been sent by "Byung Kim," notifies the recipient "IT service has revoked user privileges from your account," and contains web links claiming to be a page on the UMass website. The links in the message direct the recipient to a fraudulent version of a UMass login page.

Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Community - Friday., 5/18

May 18, 2018

On May 18, 2018, a new fraudulent phishing message with the subject "Service desk: Notification systems launched as announced earlier" began targeting UMass Amherst email users.

The email appears to have been sent by "Alankrita A. Jethi," notifies the recipient "Our notification systems has been launched as announced earlier," and contains web links to "please login to the notification systems." The links in the message direct the recipient to a fraudulent version of a UMass login page.

Campus Websites Now Available - Fri., 5/18

May 18, 2018

The UMass Amherst website and other campus websites are now available after a brief interruption shortly after noon today. UMass Amherst Information Technology (IT) will continue to monitor our IT infrastructure to quickly address issues if necessary. Please report any IT service issues IT User Services at (413) 545-TECH (8324) or it@umass.edu.