Monthly Archives: May 2017

VIP/ESS Scheduled Maintenance – May 28th – 07:00-08:00

Please be advised that scheduled maintenance will be performed on VIP and Employee Self Service on Sunday, May 28th between 07:00-08:00. During this time, VIP/ESS will be unavailable for use. Please do not hesitate to contact the Service desk if … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Unscheduled Service Interruption Affecting Telecom Services

Please be advised that our telecom service provider is experiencing a major outage affecting telephone services across Manitoba. In coming and out going calling will not be available.   Please note that internal calling at the University and cell phones … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Service Restoration Notification for the uofm-Guest Wireless Service

Please be advised that issue affecting access to the uofm-Guest wireless network has been resolved.    

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Phishing Email Security Advisory – “You added a new email address to your PayPal account”

There have been reports of an email with the subject of “You have added a new address to your PayPal account “that appears to have been sent from “Service <info@ns306409.ip-51-255-79.eu>” being received by University of Manitoba email users. Please note … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Important Information about global ransomware attack

As many of you may have heard, on Friday, May 12, a major ransomware attack affected thousands of systems around the world.  Cybersecurity firms have reported over 75,000 attacks in 99 countries.  The majority of the attacks have occurred in … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

May 14 Off-Campus Library Resources restored

Please be advised that as of 12:40am Information Services and Technology and the Libraries restored access to Off-Campus Library resources. Please contact the Service Desk should you still be experiencing issues with accessing the resources. Thank you

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Phishing Email Security Advisory Regarding “Update Your Payment Method”

You may have received an email with the subject of “Update Your Payment Method” that appears to have been sent from “Netflix”: Please note that this is not a legitimate email! If you have received this email please delete the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Phishing Email Security Notification Regarding ” IT Routine System”

Please be advised that there have been reports of a phishing email with the Subject  “IT Routine System. If you have received this email please delete the message. The email contains a link that will direct your to a site … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off