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Wireless Network Maintenance in North Residential Apartments - Tue., 5/10 - Fri., 5/13

May 10, 2016

Starting Tuesday, May 10, 2016 through Friday, May 13, 2016, UMass Amherst IT will be performing a wireless upgrade to the North Residential Apartments (A, B, C, and D). During this time, the wireless network will be unavailable, but wired jacks will still work. If you experience any difficulty connecting to the wireless network after the maintenance period, please contact the IT Help Center.

Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Email Credentials - Fri., 5/6

May 6, 2016

Members of the UMass Amherst campus community have reported a fraudulent email with the title “Important notice" claiming to be from “UMASS System”. This message notifies the user that they have “1 new important message” with a link to a fraudulent version of the UMass Amherst Exchange email login page.

Email Delivery Delays to Non-UMass Email Addresses - Wed., 5/4

May 4, 2016

Email messages from UMass Amherst email accounts sent to some non-UMass email services continue to be temporarily delayed for up 48 hours. During this interval, members of the university community may receive notifications of undelivered mail.

As a result of some information security issues, external email services are temporarily delaying accepting messages from UMass Amherst. UMass Amherst IT staff is working to resolve these issues, and are closely monitoring our email servers for further issues.

Last Minute Technology Needs Before Leaving Campus May 6th? IT is Open for Business!

April 22, 2016

UMass Amherst Information Technology, located in the Lederle Graduate Research Center (LGRC) Lowrise is open all day of Commencement on Friday, May 6. Campus community members can pick up or drop off computer repairs, get your technology questions answered, or just come by to say “Goodbye!” We will be here to offer help and congratulations to the new graduates and their families!

Security Alert! New Phishing Scam Targets UMass Amherst Email Credentials

April 19, 2016

Members of the UMass Amherst campus community have reported a fraudulent email with the title "Admin Desk Ticket" claiming to be from "System Admin." This message asks the recipient to log in to your UMail on the Web email account through a fraudulent version of the UMass Amherst IT login page. See below for an example of the fraudulent email.

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