Earlier in November, ITS sent an announcement regarding the spread of Trojan virus called CryptoLocker affecting Windows machines. If you are using a Macs or Linux machines, your computer is not affected and the information below does not apply to you. We haven
Wired ResNet is functioning. WesGuest wireless will not be available until Tuesday morning, Nov 19.
ITS is working on a problem affecting all wired ResNet connections and Guest Wireless access. We are hoping to have it addressed by 7:00 pm.
For those who have been receiving the reminders but have not yet changed their password, we have extended the deadline to tomorrow, Wednesday, November 13 at 2:00 pm. A third reminder email will arrive this afternoon. This will be the final reminder.
From approximately noon to 4:00 on Sat, iDevices were unable to connect to Exchange to retrieve email. ITS was able to address the issue and connections have resumed.
CryptoLocker Trojan Virus You may hear in the news about the proliferation of this malware on Windows PCs. ITS is actively working on a sitewide solution for Wesleyan domain machines. Also, our antivirus software ESET, is well aware of it. However, because there are so many variants, protection can never be 100% assured. Please be … Read moreCryptoLocker Warning for PC Users
An email is circulating today that warns of suspension of your email account. This is particularly unfortunate as we are in the midst of our annual password reset. However this email (and others like it) are not legitimate. The fake email is at the bottom of this post. We do have a real deadline for … Read moreNov 6 – Phishing email re suspension of account