News & Events

Stay up to date on all Division of Information Technology news, updates and events.

Popular messaging app, WhatsApp Confirms Vulnerability - Provides Patch

May 15, 2019

WhatsApp, the popular Facebook messaging app, recently reported a vulnerability which could have exposed users to malicious sp

Coming Summer 2019 - Change to GWeb Login

May 10, 2019

Logging into GWeb will soon become easier.

GW to Implement Telephone Dialing Change

March 29, 2019

Beginning April 1, 2019, when placing a telephone call from a campus phone to an off-campus or non-GW phone number, it will be required to dial “8” instead of “9” prior to t

Encryption - Not just for Super Spies

March 18, 2019

There was a time when the word “encryption” called up images of secret messages sent by undercover agents to

Have you met Lynda?

February 16, 2019

Lynda.com, that is.

GWid v. Net ID

February 13, 2019

No, it isn’t a new blockbuster superhero movie.

Data Privacy Day

January 16, 2019

Data Privacy Day is an international effort held annually on January 28th to create awareness about the importance of re

No Vacation for Cybersecurity

January 14, 2019

It’s time to take off and join approximately one hundred million of your closest friends for a summer vacation.

Backup Your Semester

January 14, 2019

There is little more demoralizing than to spend a couple of all-nighters working on a paper, only to have it disappear in a hard drive meltdown.

Security and the Internet of Things (IoT)

October 24, 2018

Why Worry About the Internet of Things?

National Cyber Security Awareness Month Events Continue

October 22, 2018

National Cyber Security Awareness Month events continue and include two presentations by Microsoft.

Backups: Your Essential Plan B

October 10, 2018

Backups: Your Essential Plan B

Avoid being Hooked by a Phishing Scam

October 08, 2018

The email from your bank looked so convincing! The logo was right. The colors were right.

5 Mobile App Safety Suggestions

October 03, 2018

What would smartphones be without apps? Boring. Apps are what make smartphones so fun and even useful.

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