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ITS Phishing Alert | Wrap Your Vehicle

March 02, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of two similar email scams where the sender asks you to apply for a vehicle promotional program. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to click the malicious link. The phishing email appears to come from a compromised UK email account. Example:

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ITS Notification | UK Account Update

February 28, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to update your account information. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to click the malicious link. The phishing email appears to come from a compromised UK email account. Example:​

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ITS Phishing Alert | Important Doc

February 10, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender asks you to view an important document. This scam attempts to convince the recipient to click the malicious link. The phishing email appears to come from a compromised UK email account. Example:

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ITS Notification | UK Executive Phishing Alert

February 10, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender appears to be a University Executive asking the recipients to review guidelines attached in the email. This email is a scam. Example:
Executive Impersonation

 

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ITS Phishing Alert | Check Deposit Scam

February 10, 2020

Information Technology Services (ITS) has been made aware of an email scam where the sender reaches out to students offering a job. The sender claims to be a UK philanthropist (not associated with UK Philanthropy) offering a job as a personal assistant. The student is then asked to deposit a check and send back a photo proving the check was deposited.

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Spring iPad Initiative Speaker Series Kicks off Feb. 11 With 'Incorporating iPad Technology Into Your Classes’

February 05, 2020

The Smart Campus Initiative, along with the Center for Enhanced Learning and Teaching, will host a series of talks by University of Kentucky faculty who have integrated iPads into their teaching.  The speakers will discuss what they have done to re-envision their courses and assignments; talk through ideas that did and didn’t work; and provide insight as to how they navigated challenges along t

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Phishing Alert | Updated Feb Documents

February 04, 2020

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'Behind the Blue': University of Kentucky Smart Campus Initiative Continues to Gain Momentum

January 16, 2020

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 16, 2020) — The University of Kentucky launched the Smart Campus Initiative in 2019, involving students and faculty from across the campus looking at new ways of teaching and learning, among other objectives.

 

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UK, Gen.G, JMI Team up to Host Speaker Series Focused on Esports

January 15, 2020

As part of the next step in its innovative plan to be a global leader in connecting esports and higher education, the University of Kentucky — along with its partner Gen.G — is kicking off a national speaker series, devoted to the broad range of issues associated with esports and gaming.

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Get a New Device Over the Holidays? Don’t Get Locked Out of myUK

January 14, 2020

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Jan. 13, 2020) — University of Kentucky Information Technology Services (ITS) reminds students, faculty and staff bringing new devices on campus to update their trusted device for Two-Factor Log-In. New devices can be added as a trusted device in account manager (https://ukam.uky.edu) under the Two-Factor Log-In tab.

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