Our FY2018 IT Prioritization Plan was created by KU IT leadership and staff to align our efforts with the University’s mission and strategy. This plan will guide our decisions in directing efforts and allocating resources over the next 12-18 months.
Information on the Petya ransomware threat, how to spot a ransomware attack, what you should do to reduce your risk, and what the IT Security Office is doing to protect KU data and systems.
Students, faculty and staff will lose access to most services and accounts—including email—210 days after they leave the University (see exceptions below).
May 3, 2017
If you received a message like the one below, DO NOT click any links or reply to the message.
April 26, 2017
KU Information Technology conducted our third self-phishing exercise today to raise awareness of IT security on campus and the dangers of phishing emails. KU IT conducted similar self-phishing exercises in October 2016 and in January this year.
KU's Blackboard resources website (blackboard.ku.edu) will soon be getting a new look and feel (see below). A new homepage and improved navigation will make it even easier to find the resources you need on Blackboard at KU.
February 3, 2017
July 26, 2017
With Skype for Business phone service, KU faculty and staff will use their computer to make and receive traditional phone calls via their KU work number.
KU students, faculty and staff now have 1TB of free cloud storage via OneDrive for Business and access to online versions of Microsoft Office products through Office 365 as part of a new service at KU called myCommunity.