Security

Fraudulent Email Alert: Payroll Noitce. – May 24, 2017

Do not reply to this email or click on the link contained in the email. If you think you may have submitted your CWL login credentials, please log into myAccount  and change your password immediately.  Also, please forward a copy of the email including full headers to security@ubc.ca and advise of the possible temporary breach of your account.  The email can then […]

Fraudulent Email Alert: Account Closure. – May 24, 2017

Do not reply to this email or click on the link contained in the email. If you think you may have submitted your CWL login credentials, please log into myAccount  and change your password immediately.  Also, please forward a copy of the email including full headers to security@ubc.ca and advise of the possible temporary breach of your account.  The email can then […]

UPDATE: GLOBAL RANSOMWARE ALERT – WannaCry Ransomware

Update May 24, 2017:There are now reports of new variants using the same vulnerability exploited by the WannaCry attack. These variants (EternalRocks, Adylkuzz, UIWIX) are being spread directly from infected systems to exposed vulnerable systems. Installing the MS17-010 patch for Windows is the only way to eliminate the vulnerabilities being actively exploited. If a system […]

MS17-010 WannaCry RansomWare Patching for SiteCore Web Clusters May 12, 2017 18:00:00 – 22:00:00

A heightened security threat called WannaCry, which has become a global ransomware attack that has impacted a number of major organizations including National Health Service (NHS) England and Telfonica. Applying patch for windows servers will address the vulnerability. cms-web1.prod.sauder.ubc.ca cms-web2.prod.sauder.ubc.ca db1.prod.sauder.ubc.ca cms-web1.devl.sauder.ubc.ca db1.devl.sauder.ubc.ca ssb64.devl.sauder.ubc.ca saud-cmsdbp01.ead.ubc.ca (cms-db1.prod.sauder.ubc.ca) saud-cmsdbp02.ead.ubc.ca (cms-db1.devl.sauder.ubc.ca)

UBC IT Network maintanence – Friday May 12, 2017 18:00 -18:30 PT

UBC IT will enable blocking malware function at the UBC Vancouver campus border, malware will be automatically detected and blocked, no other traffic is affected.

Fraudulent Email Alert: UBC PAYROLL. – May 3, 2017

Do not reply to this email or click on the link contained in the email. If you think you may have submitted your CWL login credentials, please log into myAccount  and change your password immediately.  Also, please forward a copy of the email including full headers to security@ubc.ca and advise of the possible temporary breach of your account.  The email can then […]

Intel AMT, ISM and SBT Vulnerability – May 3, 2017 8:30 PT

An unprivileged network attacker could gain system privileges to provisioned Intel manageability SKUs: Intel Active Management Technology (AMT) and Intel Standard Manageability (ISM). An unprivileged local attacker could provision manageability features gaining unprivileged network or local system privileges on Intel manageability SKUs: Intel Active Management Technology (AMT), Intel Standard Manageability (ISM), and Intel Small Business […]

Fraudulent Email Alert: New Message For You. – April 29, 2017

Do not reply to this email or click on the link contained in the email. If you think you may have submitted your CWL login credentials, please log into myAccount  and change your password immediately.  Also, please forward a copy of the email including full headers to security@ubc.ca and advise of the possible temporary breach of your account.  The email can then […]

Fraudulent Email Alert: Library Services – April 25, 2017

Do not reply to this email or click on the link contained in the email. If you think you may have submitted your CWL login credentials, please log into myAccount  and change your password immediately.  Also, please forward a copy of the email including full headers to security@ubc.ca and advise of the possible temporary breach of your account.  The email can then […]

Fraudulent Email Alert: Re-Validate Your Account Now – April 26, 2017

Do not reply to this email or click on the link contained in the email. If you think you may have submitted your CWL login credentials, please log into myAccount  and change your password immediately.  Also, please forward a copy of the email including full headers to security@ubc.ca and advise of the possible temporary breach of your account.  The email can then […]