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IT Security Alert: “Meltdown” and “Spectre”

Dear Campus Community, Many of you have already seen the widespread media coverage of two new security vulnerabilities known as "Meltdown" and "Spectre." Background Meltdown is the name given to a design flaw that exists in all Intel computer processors since 1995.  This includes computers by popular vendors such as Apple, Microsoft, Dell, [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Updates|

Wireless Network Maintenance – Sunday, March 12, 2017

Dear Campus Community,   During Spring Break, LIU’s wireless authentication portal will be upgraded to a new version.  Please be aware that wireless services across the university (all campuses including regional campuses using LIUNET) will be unavailable starting Sunday, March 12, 2017, from 6 pm to 10 pm.    Features of this new portal include:    New look & [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Updates|

Email Guidelines – Sensitive Data Handling Protocol

Dear LIU faculty     As you are aware, data breaches are in the news nearly daily, I write to remind all of you of the urgency and necessity to restrain from sending sensitive information through emails.  As a reminder, university policy prohibits personal identifying information including but not limited to the examples below from being [...]

By | March 10th, 2017|Updates|