Tag - Information Technology

Gru.edu email domain to be retired on Dec. 14

The gru.edu email domain will be permanently retired on Dec. 14. After that time, mail to gru.edu addresses will no longer be forwarded to augusta.edu addresses and will be returned to the sender as...

Jaguar Nation's students, faculty, and staff are doing great things. Read about them

Jaguar Nation's students, faculty, and staff are doing great things. Read about them »

Learn to use Box at upcoming training sessions

by Ali Hale Information Technology will be offering two training sessions next week for faculty and staff that would like to learn how to use Box. Box is a cloud based file storage, sharing, and...

New web interface now available for Box Cloud Storage

Box has released an updated web interface for managing your Box cloud storage. The new interface provides an updated look with a clean layout and improved functionality to make it even easier to work...

Reminder: Beware of tech service phone call scams

The following email was originally sent by Walter Ray, chief information security officer, on March, 29, 2017. The scam continues, however, so please follow these tips keep your computer safe.  Scam...

Novell MyFiles to be retired on March 31

In November, users received notification that the Novell MyFiles directory will be retired as part of the effort to move file storage to new technology. Since December, the Novell MyFiles directory...

Watch for W-2 scams, officials warn

As we push further and further into tax season 2017, tax-related fraud and phishing scams are occurring more and more frequently. Some of the most common scams involve hackers attempting to steal...

How susceptible are we to phishing?

The following email was distributed to Augusta University staff on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016: Augusta University recently conducted two assessments of our susceptibility to phishing. The fake message in...

Only you can report security incidents

In September, Augusta University became aware of a significant security risk. The university was targeted in a cyberattack that used phishing to convince faculty and staff to reveal their usernames...

Dr. Rawson makes #HIT100 list for Twitter activity

Dr. James Rawson, chair of Radiology and Imaging, has made the list of the Healthcare IT News #HIT100 list, which includes some of the biggest names in health information technology on Twitter. The...

Sign up for Box training today

Welcome to Box. The new cloud-based file-sharing and storage service for university employees, staff and students allows your files to live in one place, whether you’re at work, home or the...

Don’t take the bait: leaving phishermen high and dry

WAIT! Before you click on that link, let’s take a moment to evaluate what your email is trying to tell you.  The internet is filled with malicious “phishermen” who want to gather and exploit your...