SPAM ALERT: Friday July 22nd, 2011

Several members of the university community have received this SPAM email. I have BOLDED the out of the ordinary points in the email that are good indicators that it is SPAM. __________________________________________________________________________________________ From: <– NOT the hdstaff email alias OR SJU staff member Date: July 22, 2011 7:03:40 AM EDT To: undisclosed-recipients:; Subject: Webmaster Administrator…

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Blackboard Campus Pack Tools Unavailable Sunday July 24th

The Campus Pack Tools within Blackboard will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Sunday, July 24 from 5am – 7am. During this time all Campus Pack tools will be unavailable. This will also include Content: specifically Blogs, Wikis, Journals and Podcasts.

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New Mac OS: 10.7 Lion

The Saint Joseph’s University Office of Information Technology is asking employees not to purchase the upcoming Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) operating system for university-owned computers. Testing must be performed to ensure standard university software will work with OS X 10.7. Once a Managed Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) image is verified and tested, a…

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SPAM Email: Friday June 24th, 2011

Below is the latest SPAM/Phishing attempt on the SJU community. The bolded comments below highlight indicators that reveal that this too IS NOT from the OIT. Always remember, SJU WILL NOT SEND OUT AN EMAIL TO THE COMMUNITY ASKING FOR YOUR SJU PASSWORD. _______________________________________________________________________ NO Information Technology letterhead Hello sju.edu User Due to database maintenance…

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Computer Installation Scheduling for the Summer

One major task we have on our plate is the installation of personal computer systems throughout campus: in computer labs, in classrooms, and in faculty and staff offices. Due to the overwhelming number of systems that have been purchased and need to be installed this summer, we are working on an aggressive schedule to try…

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Blackboard Service Outage – Sunday June 19th

Blackboard will be unavailable on Sunday, June19, 2011 from 7am until 11am for a Blackboard application upgrade. No other services will be affected. If you have questions about this outage please contact the Helpdesk at 610-660-2920 or helpdesk@sju.edu.

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