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  • Zoom 5.0 is Here!

    May 22nd, 2020

    by Jim Pardonek

    Zoom has announced a mandatory update to Zoom 5.0. This update includes new features and improvements to security. After May 30th, all Zoom users running an older version of the Zoom desktop client will not be able to join a meeting until they have updated to 5.0. For a step-by-step guide on how to update […]


    May Security Awareness Newsletter

    May 9th, 2020

    by Anthony Skinner

    Our latest newsletter is out now. Learn how to secure your home workstation, how to keep our online credentials safe with LastPass, and about the latest coronavirus phishing emails! Check it out at https://luc.edu/media/lucedu/uiso/newsletter/UISO_Newsletter_052020.pdf.


    OUCH! Newsletter – Video Conferencing Tip Sheet

    OUCH! Newsletter – Video Conferencing Tip Sheet

    May 7th, 2020

    by Jalan Cruz

    Folks, We are excited to announce the May edition of OUCH! – “The Power of Updating”. You may not realize it but cyber attackers are constantly looking for and finding new vulnerabilities and weaknesses in the software people use every day. It’s critical to keep your software up to date. Led by Guest Editor Don C. […]


    4/29/20 – “Validate Email” Phishing Scam

    April 30th, 2020

    by Andrew Lake

    Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen. Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]


    4/29/20 – Personal Assistant Position Phishing Scam

    April 29th, 2020

    by Andrew Lake

    Below is the most recent phishing email we have seen. Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into sending personal account information (e.g. username/password/SSN). Users should not click any links in this email, should not respond to the sender or any addresses in this email, and should delete it right away. As […]


    Beware of Fake Zoom Requests

    March 31st, 2020

    by Jim Pardonek

    As our classrooms move to the home we find that communication platforms such as Zoom become extremely popular and have become the default way to deliver a real time classroom experience while totally online. With the onset of the coronavirus outbreak, cybercriminals are taking advantage of this spike in usage by creating new fake “Zoom” […]


    Survey Phishing Scam March 20th, 2020

    March 26th, 2020

    by Jalan Cruz

    Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen. Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]


    Personal Assistant P/T (Work Remotely) – Job post scam – February 18, 2020.

    February 18th, 2020

    by Jalan Cruz

    Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen. Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]


    It’s an All-New OUCH! Newsletter, See What February is All About

    February 5th, 2020

    by Andrew Lake

    Folks, We are excited to announce February’s edition of the OUCH! Newsletter – “Social Media Privacy”. Download and share OUCH! with family, friends and co-workers, and as always translated into over 20 languages. Social Media Privacy: https://www.sans.org/security-awareness-training/resources/social-media-privacy OUCH! Archives: https://www.sans.org/ouch THE AWARENESS SUMMIT CFP IS STILL OPEN! We’re excited to announce the Call for Presentations […]


    “LUC; Part Time– New Job” – Job Post Scam – January 27th, 2020

    January 28th, 2020

    by Jalan Cruz

    Below is the most recent phishing email and website we have seen. Similar to past emails, this scam attempts to trick users into entering personal account information (e.g. username/password). Users should not click any links in this email and should delete it right away. As a reminder, Loyola will never ask for your password or […]