Ohio State’s Wireless Expansion Project is making major strides, with 73% of total access points complete as of October 2019. Wireless services are now covering Ohio Stadium and reaching out to extension offices in counties across the state.
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Some of our users have recently reported seeing a widely-used Username and Password scam that cybercriminals are using to extort money from recipients. Our email security software has been stopping these messages and sending a follow up notification that a malicious email has been contained. But cybercriminals change tactics regularly, so we wanted you to be aware in case a message gets through our defenses.
A common email security tip warns recipients against replying to emails from senders that they don’t recognize. For that reason, we want to make you aware that we are changing our IT Service Desk email.
Constant communication is key for those who work continuously to keep Ohio State facilities safe and fully operational. Microsoft Teams, one of Ohio State’s newest Office 365 tools, takes digital communication among faculty, staff and students beyond the basic chatroom. Teams integrates with other Office 365 programs, creating an all-in-one digital workspace catered to seamless collaboration. Teams works around the clock to support university communication anytime, anywhere.
The September 26 edition of the Enterprise Project Digest was shared with the Ohio State community to provide updates about the project’s work. Check out the EP Digest archive to read the full September issue.
Highlights of this issue: (1) Forthcoming improvements in grants management and administration; (2) October 8 Fall Forum reminder; and (3) Q&A (and retirement congrats) with Dave Kieffer.
The Enterprise Project Digest is distributed monthly, and those who are interested in additional information are encouraged to subscribe.