Visually Manage Your Projects With Microsoft Project

November 10, 2017

CTS is happy to announce that Microsoft Project is available to install on all SUNY-owned computers at no charge to departments.  If you are interested in installing it on your faculty or staff SUNY-owned computer, there is an easy self-install option available (see info below).

4 Easy Steps to a Social Media Makeover

November 3, 2017

Even if you already consider yourself adept at social media, consider some simple ways that you can make yourself more secure. Lower your risk of identity theft and embarrassment with these tips.

Google Team Drive and What it Can Do For You

November 3, 2017

Google Team Drive LogoSo you are asked to be a project manager for a 1 year pilot program.

Using the Blackboard Mobile App

October 26, 2017

The free Blackboard app allows students to use their mobile devices to stay connected to Blackboard Learn, and is available for iOS, Android, and Windows devices.  It has many services and features students will find very useful.

Blackboard mobile app menu featuring activity stream, courses, and test scores.

New Ransomware Threat – Update your Windows Systems!

May 12, 2017

A new email phishing threat is circulating that could install ransomware on unpatched Windows systems.  Ransomware encrypts documents and files on your system and network file shares, rendering them unusable until a ransom is paid to the attacker.  Infected email attachments are delivering this malware, and once a victim’s system is compromised, the infection can spread rapidly to other workstations.  This new ransomware has already shut down

Google Begins Updating Their Gmail Login Page

April 13, 2017

Beginning on April 10th, Google started updating the look of their Gmail login page.

Significant Changes to INB Banner on the Horizon

April 12, 2017

There are significant changes coming to INB Banner in the next few months due to Oracle's plans to de-support Oracle Forms. Ellucian is replacing each INB Banner form with a Banner 9 Administrative Page ( aka Transformed Form ).

Microsoft to Issue Patch Today (4/11) for Banking Malware

April 11, 2017

A new twist on an old threat tactic could allow hackers to compromise your computer and steal your information. As with similar campaigns, infected Microsoft Office documents are sent as attachments in spam emails. However, no interaction is required on the part of the victim this time around. When the document is opened, the vulnerability spreads, making it a nastier technique.