May 24, 2017
University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) has added a new phone prefix: 859-562-XXXX. The 562 prefix will begin appearing on UK owned Voice over Internet Protocal (VoIP) phones over the next several months. Abbreviated 5-digit dialing for this new prefix will be 2-XXXX.
May 22, 2017
LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 22, 2017) — University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) announced the inaugural recipients of the Customer Excellence Award for Leadership in IT Advancement at UK at a ceremony on Friday, May 12.
May 13, 2017
On Friday, May 12, reports of a widespread outbreak of WCry ransomware surfaced. WCry is also commonly referred to as WannaCry and/or WanaCryptOr. Wcry was discovered in February, but recently updated and began spreading quickly.
May 11, 2017
Recently, Google customers were targeted by an email phishing campaign. 113 UK Google accounts (g.uky.edu) were identified, after investigation, as having been impacted by the attack. All impacted customers have been notified via email.
February 24, 2017
Information Technology Services (ITS) has become aware that Cloudflare, a website hosting firm, has announced a technical glitch which allowed web pages to capture and store personal information, allowing anyone to visit these sites’ cache to retrieve the information. This has since been fixed.
February 07, 2017
February 01, 2017