News & Alerts
Stay current on what is happening. This page will be updated with all communication from our office.
Website Security Threat and What to Do Protect Your Information
Heartbleed affects the encryption technology designed to protect online accounts for email, instant messaging, and e-commerce.
Upgrades to Central Systems Sunday, April 13.
IRT will conduct upgrades to its central systems on Sunday, April 13, from 12:01 am until Noon.
Phishing email harvesting credentials for malicious purposes.
Fake website harvesting credentials for malicious purposes.
At this time IRT will not be upgrading UST Mac computers to the Mavericks OS X operating system until we have had a chance to evaluate and test the operating system with university systems.
Recent SPAM Messages
Recently a few UST email accounts were compromised as a result of phishing. The compromised accounts were then used to send large amounts of SPAM email to the outside world.
Office 2013 Upgrade
On Monday, August 26, IRT will make MS Office 2013 available to all UST Faculty and Staff for UST managed PCs.
Email tab removal from Blackboard
After Saturday, July 27, Blackboard will no longer feature the “Email” tab. This tab was a quick link to UST’s Outlook Web App.
Email Improvements for Faculty and Staff on July 28th
Email Quota Increases and New Exchange Online Archive
Microsoft System Endpoint Protection downloads now available for home installation
Beginning Wednesday, March 27th, IRT will be deploying a new Antivirus application.
IRT Transitions to Auto Toner Replacement Process for Leased Printers Aug. 1
Beginning Wednesday, Aug. 1, the process for ordering replacement toner for leased printers on campus will transition from Scoop to an auto toner process.