A recent upgrade has accelerated internet connections for the University of Kansas and other institutions in the state.
A new fiber pathway provides safeguards against a catastrophic internet outage for the University of Kansas, Lawrence Memorial Hospital and other local entities.
The KU IT Security Office (ITSO) has seen an increase in two types of email scams:
In partnership with KU Libraries, the KU Information Technology Customer Service Center (KU IT CSC) has moved to Anschutz Library. Walk-in support from the CSC is available in person, phone and email at this new location.
KU students, faculty and staff now have access to Adobe Spark, a free online and mobile graphic design app. With Adobe Spark, you don't have to be a web developer, graphic designer or videographer to create professional-looking content in minutes.
In recent weeks, the KU Information Technology Security Office (ITSO) has seen an increase in email attacks with impersonators trying to reroute employee paychecks. Other attacks try to convince recipients to bypass normal purchasing or financial processes.
So, you were awarded a grant to conduct research overseas, or you have decided to spend your junior year abroad. Congratulations!
Most of us assume the internet equipment from our internet service provider (ISP) is secured and safe to use. This is not always the case. Many ISP-provided routers come only with the most basic of protections installed.