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On February 13, an email announced the launch of a new Identity Access Management (IAM) application for all UNCG computing accounts. The initiative was first announced to the campus community on October 13, 2019. IAM requires some added security elements to which all UNCG users must comply. The directives have caused some concerns among the [Read More]

On Feb. 29, UNC Greensboro Information Technology Services (ITS) will begin the first phase of a project to modernize UNCG’s identity and access management (IAM) system. The first phase is designed to make the password reset and account recovery processes more secure and will require action by all individuals with a UNCG username and password. [Read More]

October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Now in its sixteenth year, this important campaign encourages people, businesses, and institutions to educate themselves about cyber risks and online safety practices. Because the internet is so prevalent in our hyper-connected world, protecting our online identity, data, and devices is critical. In October, UNCG Information Technology Services (ITS) [Read More]

Apple has released updates to address a high-risk vulnerabilities for many Apple devices.  Updates are available for Xcode, tvOS, Safari, iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, Mojave, High Sierra and Sierra. Apple-device owners should apply the Apple-provided patches immediately. The identified vulnerabilities may allow attackers to install programs; view, change, or delete data; and/or create new accounts with [Read More]

As we welcome members of our UNC Wilmington family and mourn the devastation in The Bahamas, our hearts go out to all of those affected by Hurricane Dorian. It is at times like these when we all feel the need to roll up our sleeves and do something, anything, to help our neighbors and communities—and [Read More]