Alerts & Notifications

  Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 3:28pm CourseWeb Maintenance Scheduled for August 2016

CourseWeb (Blackboard Learn) will be unavailable from 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 17 through Aug. 22.

CourseWeb (Blackboard Learn) Maintenance Scheduled for August 2016
  Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 3:11pm Phishing Alert: Mailbox Shutdown Notification Scam

Email scam claims your account will be disabled unless you click on a link in the email message.

Phishing Alert: Mailbox Shutdown Notification Scam
  Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:11pm July Microsoft Security Bulletins

Six critical vulnerabilities affect Microsoft Windows, Internet Explorer, Edge, and Office.

July Microsoft Security Bulletins
  Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 9:14am Resolved: DQE Issue Affecting Access to Some External Sites

DQE has resolved their issue that affected access to some external Web sites from the University’s network.

Resolved: DQE Issue Affecting Access to Some External Sites
  Monday, July 11, 2016 - 5:12pm Water Damage Affecting Network Service in VA Hospital

Network access is affected for a small number of individuals in the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System building.

Water Damage Affecting Network Service in VA Hospital
  Friday, July 8, 2016 - 12:01pm Resolved: Telephone Service Interruption at Bridgeside Point

All services have been restored.

Resolved: Telephone Service Interruption at Bridgeside Point
  Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:47am Resolved: Power Outage Affecting Services on Bradford Campus

All network service have been restored.

Resolved: Power Outage Affecting Services on Bradford Campus
  Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 3:02pm Phishing Alert: Email Inbox Size Upgraded Scam

Email scam claims you must update your account to continue to receive email.

Phishing Alert: Email Inbox Size Upgraded Scam
  Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 1:37pm Data Warehouse Extended Maintenance Scheduled for July 8-9

The University Data Warehouse will be unavailable from 9:00 p.m. July 8 through 9:00 p.m. July 9.

Data Warehouse Extended Maintenance Scheduled for July 8-9
  Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 9:51am DocuSign Digital Signature Service Available

Review, sign, upload, and send your documents---all digitally. It's secure and sustainable.

DocuSign Digital Signature Service Available
  Sunday, July 3, 2016 - 9:13am Voice Mail Service Interruption This Morning Resolved

All voice mail services have been restored.

Voice Mail Service Interruption This Morning Resolved
  Friday, July 1, 2016 - 12:01pm Update: Microsoft Issue Affecting Email Preview Resolved

Microsoft has resolved their issue that affected the ability of some users to preview My Pitt Email messages.

Update: Microsoft Issue Affecting Email Preview Resolved
  Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:03pm Update: Vendor Resolved Issue Causing Email Delivery Delays

Microsoft has resolved their issue that caused delays in the delivery of some University email messages earlier today.

Update: Vendor Resolved Issue Causing Email Delivery Delays
  Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:27pm Resolved: Access to Single Sign-On Services Restored

The issue that affected access to services like the Student Information System (PeopleSoft) has been resolved.

Resolved: Access to Single Sign-On Services Restored
  Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 4:49pm Phishing Alert: Update Your E-mail Account Scam

Phishing scam claims your pitt.edu password will expire in 3 days.

Phishing Alert: Update Your E-mail Account Scam
  Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 4:50pm Updates Available to Address Symantec Vulnerabilities

Updates are available for Symantec Endpoint Protection workstation clients and management consoles.

Updates Available to Address Symantec Vulnerabilities
  Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 3:55pm Phishing Alert: Webmail Limit Increase Scam

Email scam claims your webmail account has reached its space limit.

Phishing Alert: Webmail Limit Increase Scam
  Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 9:53am Phishing Alert: Outlook Webmail Upgrade Scam

Email scam claims you need to click on a link to upgrade Outlook Web Access.

Phishing Alert: Outlook Webmail Upgrade Scam
  Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 4:58pm Phishing Alert: Pitt Account Password Expiration Scam

Email scam claims your password will expire in three days unless you click a link and provide your account details.

Email scam claims your password will expire in three days.
  Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 11:18am WordPress Releases Critical Security Update

Release addresses several vulnerabilities

WordPress Releases Critical Security Update
  Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 10:36am Vendor Issue Affected Access to Lynda.com through My Pitt

Lynda.com experienced an issue with its service that affected the ability of some users to log in through my.pitt.edu.

Vendor Issue Affected Access to Lynda.com through My Pitt
  Monday, June 20, 2016 - 6:47pm Resolved: Power Issue Affecting Multiple Buildings

10:43 p.m. Monday, June 20, 2016

Resolved: Power Outage – Power Issue Affecting Multiple Buildings
  Friday, June 17, 2016 - 4:18pm LinkedIn Users Encouraged to Change Passwords

Passwords stolen in 2012 have become public. If you haven't changed your password since 2012, change it now.

LinkedIn Users Encouraged to Change Passwords
  Friday, June 17, 2016 - 11:53am Resolved: Access to Single Sign-On Services Restored

The issue affecting access to Single Sign-On services in SIS and North Bellefield has been resolved.

Resolved: Access to Single Sign-On Services Restored