ITS News

Information Technology Services Launches New Website

June 09, 2017

University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) recently announced the launch of its new website: Features include a clean and cohesive design with simplified content and navigation.

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Media Depot Club Film Presented at Film Festival

June 09, 2017

The University of Kentucky Media Depot Club was selected for the second time to present one of its short films during the 2017 University of Pikeville (UPIKE) Film and Media Arts Festival.

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Qualtrics Single Sign-On Implemented for UK Customers

June 08, 2017

University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) and the IT Service Desk are pleased to announce that Qualtrics is now accessible via single sign-on (SSO) through the UK Qualtrics portal.

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Information Technology Services Seeks Participants for Cloud Community of Practice

June 01, 2017

LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 1, 2017) – University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) will host the inaugural Cloud Community of Practice (CCoP) meeting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7, at the James F. Hardymon Building.

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UK Information Technology Services Adds New Phone Prefix for Campus

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.

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Information Technology Services Debuts New Mission, Vision and Values

May 23, 2017

By Jennifer Edwards Tuesday

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Information Technology Services Honors Customers and Employees

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.

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WCry Ransomware Widespread Outbreak

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.

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Google Accounts Exposed to Phishing

May 11, 2017

Recently, Google customers were targeted by an email phishing campaign.  113 UK Google accounts ( were identified, after investigation, as having been impacted by the attack. All impacted customers have been notified via email.  

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Office of the Provost and Information Technology Services Launch New Collaborative Site

March 06, 2017

By Allison Havelda   Monday

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