Variation of Labor Day Weekend Phishing Email Circulating

September 13, 2015

As of early Sunday morning, 9/13 a variation of the Labor Day weekend phishing email has been received by some of the campus population. The number of campus accounts sending the message is a small percentage of last week’s count and have been suspended. Suspended accounts will be notified upon login to LakerApps at www.oswego.edu/mail.

Update on Labor Day Weekend Phishing Emails

September 10, 2015

CTS sent a campus-wide announcement on Tuesday, September 8, regarding suspicious emails that were sent from and to campus email addresses. The emails started over Labor Day weekend and continued into Tuesday. To resolve the issue, CTS has taken multiple steps.

Checking Your LakerApps Account Activity

September 10, 2015

Below are instructions on how you can check your LakerApps account activity.  This is important to make sure your account is not being used by others to send spam or phishing emails.

Recent Phishing Emails

September 8, 2015

CTS is aware of suspicious emails that are being sent from and to campus email addresses and is working to resolve the issue. We have identified Oswego accounts that the emails are originating from and have suspended them until the issue is resolved. These accounts are notified of suspension upon attempting to login to LakerApps email. Owners should call the Help Desk at 315.312.3456 for assistance.

ANGEL has been decommissioned

September 1, 2015

Please be aware that ANGEL has now been decommissioned. All attempts to access the ANGEL website at www.oswego.edu/angel are now automatically being redirected to Blackboard Learn at www.oswego.edu/bb.

ANGEL's Last Day - 8/31

August 31, 2015

This is a final reminder that today is the last day ANGEL will be available for logins.  Effective tomorrow, September 1, all attempts to access the ANGEL website at www.oswego.edu/angel will automatically be redirected to the Blackboard Learn site at www.oswego.edu/bb.

Adobe Creative Cloud Rollout on Campus

August 27, 2015

In a previous article we mentioned that there would be a charge for non-academic departments. This is no longer the case - every single SUNY owned Mac or PC will be eligible regardless of department on campus at no charge.

Upgrading to Windows 10 or Mac OS X 10.11

August 25, 2015

On July 29, 2015, Microsoft released Windows 10.  In the fall, Apple will be releasing a new version of their operating system, OS X 10.11 called El Capitan.

Help Desk Extended Hours Start 8/20

August 19, 2015

The CTS Help Desk will have extended hours starting Thursday, 8/20. Hours will be the following:

Thursday, 8/20: 8 am - 7 pm
Friday, 8/21: 8 am - 7 pm
Saturday, 8/22: 12 pm - 4 pm
Sunday, 8/23: 12pm - 7 pm

After Sunday, our normal help desk hours will be: 
Monday-Thursday: 8am-7pm
Friday: 8am-4:30pm
Saturday, Sunday: Closed

Please note the semester hours may change during holidays.

Are You Ready For Blackboard Learn?

August 7, 2015

Fall classes will be starting in a couple of weeks and with it the complete transition from ANGEL to Blackboard Learn.

As a reminder, the last day ANGEL access will be available is Monday, August 31, 2015. After that, any attempts to access it will be redirected to Blackboard Learn.