2014 News archive

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June 2014
Student computer upgrades this semester break   View Summary
25 June 2014
VDI desktopTo improve the reliability of the computers in the Learning Hubs, ICT will be upgrading their software between 28 June and 28 July, during the semester break.
May 2014
ICT has simplified the VPN service   View Summary
21 May 2014
VPNTo make the University's virtual private network (VPN) easier to connect to, ICT has simplified the setup procedure. Whenever you require a VPN connection, you now only need to select the Sydney_University_VPN profile and log in with your UniKey and password.
April 2014
Scheduled Maintenance for student and guest wireless networks 18/04/2014   View Summary
15 April 2014
wireless outageTo increase the capacity of the student wireless network, ICT will be conducting maintenance on the wireless network on Friday 18 April.
ICT is protecting against the Heartbleed Bug   View Summary
14 April 2014
HeartbleedICT has quickly responded to the recent Heartbleed Bug by proactively patching its internet systems and authentication servers, with other systems to be patched over the coming days.
ICT Service Update: University services now online   View Summary
14 April 2014
Outage updateICT has successfully restored access to University services affected by the hardware failure that occurred last Thursday afternoon. Some faculty-specific applications hosted on services will need to be validated this week. If you require assistance or more information please contact the ICT Helpdesk on ext 16000.
March 2014
Identifying phishing emails   View Summary
4 March 2014
How to identify emails designed to steal your personal information "Phishing emails" are designed to trick you into providing private information such as your username, password or banking details.
Get connected with Student IT services   View Summary
4 March 2014
As a student, you get a variety of ICT services including MyUni, printing, student email, computing spaces and unlimited wireless internet.