Phishing Email Alert:

 

There have been numerous reports of widespread email phishing attacks targeting educational institutions including the University of Manitoba. We have confirmed that many University of Manitoba students and staff have received versions of the email, and similar attacks have been confirmed at other institutions.

If you received an email similar to this, do NOT click on any links and delete the email.

THINK

BEFORE YOU CLICK

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Service Restoration Notice for SignUM

Please be advised that the issue reported earlier of account update delays in SignUM has been resolved.  User account modifications such as password changes, and application access that were delayed have now been processed. New updates to accounts and passwords are now being processed without delay.

Thank you

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Scheduled signUM Maintenance Tonight, Wednesday August 8th, 2018 from 23:59 – 06:00

Please be advised that scheduled signUM maintenance will be performed tonight, Wednesday August 8th from 23:59 – 06:00. During that time there will be no access to signUM to change passwords or manage accounts.

Please note that this will not affect access to any other applications.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Service Desk if you have any questions.

Thank you,
Service Desk
Information Services & Technology
University of Manitoba
123 Fletcher Argue
230 Neil John MacLean Library
204-474-8600
Servicedesk@umanitoba.ca

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Scheduled ESS / Employee Self Service – Server Maintenance Wednesday July 25 , 08:00 – 08:30

 Please be advised that scheduled maintenance will be performed on Employee Self Service / ESS on Wednesday, July 25th from 08:00-08:300. During this time, Employee Self Service / ESS will be unavailable for use. 

 

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Scheduled Network Maintenance – Tier Building July 21st – 08:00-16:00

Please be advised that scheduled network maintenance will be performed in the Tier building on Saturday, July 21th, between 08:00 and 16:00. Users may experience intermittent interruptions to Internet access and phones during the duration of this maintenance window.

Thank you,
Service Desk
Information Services & Technology
University of Manitoba
123 Fletcher Argue
230 Neil John MacLean Library
204-474-8600
Servicedesk@umanitoba.ca

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Phishing Email Security Advisory, Increase Mailbox Limit

There have been reports of an email being received by Staff with the subject of Increase Mailbox Limit that appears to have been sent from Jennifer Kienic

Please note that this is not a legitimate email!

If you have received this email please delete the message.

The email contains a link that will direct you to a site which will prompt you for your Personal Information.

If you have clicked on the link and entered your personal information on this page you MUST CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD IMMEDIATELY to secure your account. Please call the Service Desk at 204-474-8600 and they will be able to assist you in this process.

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Phishing Email Security Advisory Regarding Payment slip

You may have received an email with the subject of Payment slip that appears to have been sent from regina.fox@eworld.com.

Please note that this is not a legitimate email!

If you have received this email please delete the message.

The email contains an attachment that will install malware on your computer and collect your Personal Information.

If you have opened this attachment please shutdown your computer or disconnect it from network and call the Service Desk at 204-474-8600.

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U of M Wi-Fi network – uofm-secure

If you are looking for the best experience using the U of M Wi-Fi, please make sure you are using the uofm-secure network.  If you are a student, use your myumanitoba email address and password to connect.  If you are a staff member, use your UMNetID and password.

Further information regarding setup and configuration of uofm-secure Wi-Fi network can be found at the following link.

http://www.umanitoba.ca/computing/ist/connect/wireless/xpressconnectsetup.html

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