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Author: Leslie Schichtel Buchanan

Protect yourself from malware by changing your computer habits

Oct. 25, 2017—October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and Vanderbilt IT has launched its annual campaign to make the university community aware of various security issues and how to respond.

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Patch your Windows system to protect from Wi-Fi vulnerability; use wired connection for other operating systems

Oct. 19, 2017—A vulnerability was identified Monday in all wireless internet connections. All VMDP-managed and DTS-managed Windows devices were patched this week and are no longer vulnerable to this attack.

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Protect yourself from identity theft by using multifactor authentication

Oct. 19, 2017—October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and Vanderbilt IT has launched its annual campaign to make the Vanderbilt community aware of various security issues and how to respond to each.

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Community members learn about Oracle Cloud training at SkyVU Flight School event

Oct. 11, 2017—On Oct. 3, SkyVU held its Flight School Learning Fair in the Student Life Center ballrooms to kick off its Oracle Cloud training program.

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Vanderbilt IT launches cybersecurity awareness campaign

Oct. 11, 2017—October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and Vanderbilt IT is launching its annual campaign to make the university community aware of various security issues in a series of blog posts.

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New Skype for Business phones now available

Oct. 2, 2017—As of Oct. 2, Vanderbilt IT offers two new Skype for Business phones: the Polycom VVX411 and the Polycom VVX601.

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Mark your calendars: SkyVU announces key dates prior to Jan. 1 go-live

Sep. 21, 2017—In preparation for go-live on Jan. 1, a new SkyVU timeline indicates when to stop entering information in the university's current systems and when to begin using Oracle Cloud.

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Vanderbilt IT adds initiatives to Highlights site

Sep. 20, 2017—Vanderbilt IT has added new articles showcasing fiscal year 2017 projects to the Highlights site, which captures major projects and initiatives from June 30, 2015, through today.

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Attend the SkyVU fair on Oct. 3 to learn more about training

Sep. 20, 2017—During the fair, participants can learn more about Oracle Cloud from the experts, view system demonstrations, and sign up for training sessions.

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SkyVU wants to hear from you: Take survey for chance to win $50 Amazon gift card

Sep. 18, 2017—SkyVU has released a survey to measure the university community’s preparedness to navigate upcoming process changes and to use Oracle Cloud’s new software tools.

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Technology change freeze in place from Oct. 1 to Feb. 28

Sep. 18, 2017—VUMC and VU leadership will institute a change freeze to support the Medical Center's migration to Epic and the university's replacement of financial and HR systems with Oracle Cloud applications.

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Equifax announces safeguards in wake of data breach

Sep. 14, 2017—On Sept. 7, Equifax announced that it had suffered a cybersecurity data breach. The company is allowing all U.S. consumers to sign up for one year of free credit monitoring.

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